Posts Tagged: Historic Charleston Tour

Charleston Carriage Tours and Rides

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Charleston Carriage Tours

This post compares and reviews all of the different Charleston carriage tour companies operating throughout this beautiful city.  Carriage tours are a relaxing way for visitors to learn more about the city’s rich history — all from the comfort of a beautiful horse-drawn carriage! There are many companies leading both group and private carriage tours of […]

Historic Charleston | A Self-Guided Tour

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This self-guided tour takes you through a section of the city with a large density of 18th-century sites, including those open to the public for free and some that that charge admission.  With houses and buildings that have remained intact since before the American Revolution, Charleston allows your imagination to travel back in time to […]

What is Rainbow Row?

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Rainbow Row in Charleston

An iconic site in Charleston and visited on our Historic Charleston tour, is Rainbow Row.  A series of row houses near the historic water front painted bright pastel colors, Rainbow Row is rightly named. The Colors Of The Rainbow In Architectural Form In Charleston There is a place in Charleston where you will see tourists gathering […]

Philip Simmons Ironwork in Charleston

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Charleston is a charming city.  That is the adjective most often used to describe this seaport town. The charm of the city comes alive in the friendliness of the locals, the bright pastel colors of the homes, the overflowing window boxes and tended gardens and the wrought iron gates and fences that allow visitors and […]

The Aiken-Rhett House Museum

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In this post, we share everything you need to know about visiting the Aiken-Rhett House in Charleston. This is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the area, and it is also the home of one of the most well preserved mansions that Charleston has to offer, making it all the more appealing.  Getting There […]

Calhoun Mansion Visitor Tips

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Charleston Tours

A Guide to Visiting the Calhoun Mansion It doesn’t matter whether you are a fan of architecture or not – a visit to the Calhoun Mansion is sure to take your breath away. This mansion is the largest residence in the area of Charleston and it boasts of having 35 rooms. The main design of […]

Touring Charleston Battery Homes

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Charleston Tours

Many people who explore the Charleston love to stroll along the famous Charleston Battery, the area that used to house a battery of canons along the seawall to protect the city and the mansions just beyond the wall, but is now a beautiful slate promenade with terrific views of the harbor, do not realize just […]