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How to spend 48 hours in Charleston

August 28, 2023

“Charleston, South Carolina, consistently ranks on “best of” lists, including TPG’s own 18 best places to travel in 2023, and for good reason. It’s home to historic sites and landmarks, a number of eclectic art galleries, and varied shopping opportunities. Foodies flock to Charleston for its fresh from-the-dock seafood, soulful Gullah-inspired Lowcountry cuisine, restaurants helmed by James Beard Award-winning chefs and a thriving cocktail scene. Additionally, it’s an ideal pre- or post-cruise vacation. Carnival Crusie Line’s Carnival Sunshine home ports in Charleston, with varied itineraries to the Bahamas, and American Cruise Lines offers Intracoastal Waterway cruises to Florida. Although Charleston is South Carolina’s largest city, its historic downtown is easy to explore on foot. Shopping, dining and attractions are within close proximity, so you can explore a lot in a short amount of time.”

Read the full article written by Kristy Tolley from The Points Guy.