Quaint Brittlebank Park by the Ashley river in Charleston.

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South Carolina

Moss-draped oaks. Stately mansions. Wide beaches. Rolling mountains. And an ornery streak as old as the state itself. Ah yes, South Carolina, where the accents are thicker and the traditions more dear. From its Revolutionary War patriots to its 1860s secessionist government to its outspoken legislators, the Palmetto State has never shied away from a fight.


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Best Things to Do

There’s much more to experience in the Palmetto State than beautiful shorelines and dreamy marshes. Here are the top things to do in South Carolina.

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Things to Know

Before heading to South Carolina, check out these 16 tips on planning, etiquette, and health and safety.

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Money and Costs

In South Carolina, you can easily splurge or save depending on the direction your itinerary takes. Try these top tips to enjoy South Carolina on a budget.

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Free Things to Do

You don’t need to dole out much cash to experience the best of South Carolina.

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Best Road Trips

You could zigzag through South Carolina – and back again – taking in totally different landscapes and cultural facets with each track taken. 

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