Holiday Inn Express Charleston
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... today is the third building that occupied the grounds. The first dwelling burned to the ground after a lightning strike, whilst the second premises was torched by Union Soldiers during the Civil War. The third residence built in the 19th Century still stands.
The family had made its vast wealth through the cultivation of rice. The site was occupied by both British and Revolutionary Forces during the War of Independence. Can ...
... the beach is covered. After the Tides, the sand shifts and gets resculpted on a daily basis. Little pools of water are created and Sandpipers flit about looking for food in this basin of shells brought in by the waves. There is boating, fishing, crabbing, shrimping, kayaking, bird-watching, hiking, cycling, or just lounging by the water's edge. Of course there is golfing, you will hear about my mini putt experience ...
... and built 7000sf homes - that did not have bathrooms or electricity, but had the most ornate features such as floating staircases, curved wooden doors, round rooms and gold painted crown molding. I wondered how one could even think of adding these sort of features in a home back then... but they did and they built it. THESE homes are located just blocks from the water and South Of Broad (SOB) ...
... I headed down and into some of the yards to look at the headstones, including another couple of men who signed the Declaration of Independence. This then led me to Rainbow Row. I remember when I was in Italy there was this place, I think off Venice, that was filled with many houses all painted a different color. It was such a vibrant place and you couldn't help but feel happy looking at the houses. Rainbow row was similar to this, all the houses were painted in ...
... br> After dinner, we retired to the Thoroughbred Club lounge at the swanky Charleston Place Hotel for drinks and dessert. In all, it was a very fine day and night.
Tomorrow we plan to visit the USS Yorktown aircraft carrier and later tour the Magnolia Plantation and its gardens.
I'm just praying it won't be so freakin' humid...
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