Visit South Carolina
South Carolina is blessed with historic districts in former mill villages, small southern towns, especially Charleston, more than 200 miles of beaches and coastal highlights, and more than 380 golf courses to enjoy.
South Carolina was the first state to declare independence from the Union and it was here that first shot was fired. These 'glory days' are celebrated at plantations, museums, and monuments throughout the state.
Top itineraries in South Carolina
They say The Carolinas is a land of contrasts and it's true – atmospheric mountainscapes vie with pristine beaches for your attention in a region of incredible natural beauty. This seldom-travelled part of the USA provides nature, relaxation, adventure and history in abundance.
Top places to stay in South Carolina
Walking through the hotel’s wrought-iron gates, past its fountain and into its lobby – dominated by its twin staircases – you’ll be forgiven for thinking that, just like the rest of the city, Belmond has turned back the clock.
Where to go in South Carolina
Myrtle Beach is a seaside destination with 60 miles of soft, sandy beaches, amusement and water parks, live entertainment and nightlife, watersports, great golf courses, outlet malls and specialty boutiques, fresh water and deep sea fishing, and much more.
Beautiful Hilton Head is an island oasis with a great personality. A popular boating, beach and golfing destination, the year-round temperate conditions make Hilton Head an ideal stop on any east coast itinerary.
South Carolina articles
There is something special, something alluring about Charleston, South Carolina. Perhaps it’s the 18th-century grandeur, the garden-lined charm of its antebellum houses or its spectacular surrounds of white-sand beaches and pristine barrier islands. It really is three destinations in one.
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