Charleston Travel Guide
Welcome to Charleston, SC!This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Charleston, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to Charleston, South Carolina , U.S.A.
Some ares of Charleston still reflect the three-hundred-year-old history of this coastal city. Charleston's Historic District encompasses over 2000 historic buildings; the city and surrounding areas have a multitude of plantation houses, some of which are still in use today. The Boone Hall is one such plantation that is still cultivating some of its original industry. From the harbor, a breathtaking view of the large antebellum houses and mansions that snake along the narrow cobblestone streets is offered to visitors on boat tours.Tours of the area are plentiful and informing. Visitors can get an up-close look at some of these significant buildings and learn about their rich history.
The Charleston Museum was the first museum in America and was founded in 1773.
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Charleston visitors wanting to stay in contemporary luxury on one of the city's most historic streets can opt for the Restoration on King.
This two-hour tour explores Charleston Harbor upon an 84 foot, three masted gaff topsail Schooner.