What could be better than gathering with friends and family over a steaming bucket of local oysters on a chilly day in Charleston? You’ve timed […]

Oysters Are a Charleston Delicacy

Boiled Peanuts
Want to get a true Southern experience while visiting Charleston? Order a bag of boiled peanuts – a true southern staple perfect for any season. […]

Taste of the South: Boiled Peanuts

Ah, the feeling of a new year. We have 12 glorious months stretching out before us filled with possibility and opportunity. Maybe you’re thinking about […]

Your 2016 Guide to Fun in Charleston

Charleston holiday gift guide
Why not take home a little piece of Charleston for your friends and family? These items make one-of-a-kind holiday gifts sure to delight everyone on […]

Charleston Holiday Gift Guide

Festival of Lights Bridge
It’s pretty much impossible to not be in the holiday spirit after visiting Charleston during this magical season. From the lights displays and plantation homes […]

15 Must-Do Holiday Events in Charleston

Middleton Place Holiday Market
Get all your holiday shopping done at one of these markets and special shopping events: Nov. 13-15 Charleston Holiday Market at the Charleston Area Convention Center […]

Shop These Charleston Area Holiday Markets

The Charleston area has a vibrant arts and culture scene. With dozens of theaters, galleries and events showcasing visual, performing and literary arts, the city […]

Take Part in Charleston’s Art Explosion

Rainbow Row
For the fifth consecutive year, Charleston has been named the No. 1 Small U.S. City by Condé Nast Traveler 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards. Beating out […]

Charleston Named No. 1 Small U.S. City

Rainbow Row
There’s a lot to love about Charleston. It’s why visitors from around the world flock to the city. It’s why 43 people move to the […]

What do you love about Charleston?

Charleston Mac Off
A visit to Charleston in the fall is pretty much perfect. The fall season brings a calendar absolutely overflowing with festivals, theater performances and fabulous […]

Best Bests for Fall Fun in Charleston

Charleston Battery
Whether you love history, nature, architecture, dining or shopping, you won’t have any trouble finding plenty to do in Charleston. And the good news is […]

25 Free Things to Do in Charleston SC

Ravenel Bridge
As you’re visiting Charleston, you can’t miss the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge over the Cooper River. It’s majestic diamonds are easy to spot if you’re at […]

What to See, Do and Eat in Mount Pleasant

Folly Turtle Team
During the late spring and early summer, mama sea turtles lumber onto the shores of Charleston at night to lay their eggs – often more […]

Turtle Love: Share the Beach

Traveler of Charleston Publisher Keith Simmons and his family at the Pineapple Fountain at Waterfront Park.
Need a cool backdrop for a vacation selfie? Charleston has you covered! The city is filled with beautiful backgrounds, historic landmarks and breathtaking views that […]

While Visiting Charleston, Take a Selfie

Children's Museum of the Lowcountry
Whether you’re visiting Charleston with toddlers or teens, families will find plenty to keep them busy. Explore the natural beauty of the South Carolina coast, […]

Charleston for Families: Fun for All Ages

Family at Charleston beach
Each of Charleston’s area beaches has its vibe and coastal character – and its own set of rules. Check out our guide so you’re prepared […]

Charleston Area Beach Guide

South Carolina Aquarium
We were happy to be invited to the book release party for “The Summer’s End,” the final book in the trilogy by Charleston area author […]

Release Party for Lowcountry Trilogy

Wild Blue Ropes
Ready for a seriously fun challenge? Check out Wild Blue Ropes on your next visit to Charleston. Now in its second season, this ropes course […]

Fun for All Ages at Wild Blue Ropes