South Carolina is a southeastern U.S. state known for its shoreline of subtropical beaches and marshlike sea islands. Coastal Charleston is a historic city, defined by pastel-colored houses, Old South plantations and Fort Sumter, where the Civil War’s opening shots were fired. To the north is the Grand Strand, a roughly 60-mile stretch of beachfront known for golf courses and the vacation town Myrtle Beach.

Charleston

Sites

Angel Oak Tree: 4/5

The legendary Angel Oak Tree, which is over 60 ft. tall with a wide canopy.

Address: 3688 Angel Oak Rd, Johns Island, SC 29455

Hours: 9:00 am – 5:00pm

Phone: (843) 559-3496

Fort Sumpter: 2/5

Fort Sumter is a sea fort in Charleston, South Carolina, notable for two battles, the first of which signified the start of the American Civil War. 

Phone: (843) 883-3123

Website: https://www.nps.gov/fosu/index.htm

Food

R.B.’s Seafood Restaurant: 4/5

Address:  97 Church St, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464

Hours: 11am-10pm

Phone: (843) 881-0466

Website: http://rbsonshemcreek.com

Red’s Ice House: 3/5

Address: 98 Church St, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464

Hours: 11am-11pm

Phone: (843) 388-0003

Website: https://www.redsicehouse.com