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Beaches. Ice cream. Shrimp and grits. Charleston is a popular vacation spot in summer—and for good reason, of course—but no need to wait for June to swing by. After all, spending spring break in South Carolina is always an excellent decision. Whether your ideal Charleston vacation involves surfing at Folly Beach, shopping on King Street, […]

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Already a month into 2023—January flew by—and Charleston is still brimming with events and things to do downtown and across the metro area. Why not kick off the shortest month of the year with a breakdown of the must-do activities happening in the Holy City? We at Charleston Tours and Events love supporting local businesses, […]

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The turkey is eaten. The fall leaves decorating the trees now scatter the ground, and perhaps snow does, too. But make no mistake, the holiday joy has just begun with the James Island Annual Festival of Lights ‘Tis the season, after all! If you find yourself in the subtropical South Carolina—or if you are a resident—snow […]

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visiting charleston on a budget

With summer and hopefully an end to COVID on the horizon, you’re looking into a possible vacation to Charleston. There seems to be a persisting myth that traveling to Charleston has to be expensive, so here’s the mythbuster you’ve all been waiting for! Touring Charleston in luxury soothes the soul, but not as much as […]

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charleston flowers and where to find them

Spring is here and so is the heat—and the rain. Sure splashing in puddles isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, but it certainly pleases the many flowers native to Charleston. Flowers start blooming as early as February here, but nothing compares to the blooms of late spring into summer down south. If you’re a local, why not […]

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Why You Should Visit Charleston During Your Myrtle Beach Vacation?  Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen. Broadway at the Beach. Southern charm.  These are just a sprinkling of reasons you’ve planned your vacation to Myrtle Beach. This tourist-centered hub attracts 19 million visitors each year, and rightfully so. What kid (or adult) wouldn’t want to meet a real […]

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Holiday Deals

2020 will be a holiday season like no other, but that doesn’t mean you won’t be able to give some gifts that will be cherished for a lifetime. Charleston Tours & Events is proud to be offering some of the best deals we’ve ever come up with, and they’ll certainly be the cherry on top […]

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Wedding on the water

Charleston Harbor Tours and Events is proud to be able to offer one of the most spectacular wedding settings in all of Charleston. Your wedding should be an unforgettable occasion, and there is a reason a cruise on Charleston Harbor is a top-rated wedding venue in the area. You just can’t beat the open air […]

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Benefits of Booking Direct

The summer of 2020 probably wasn’t the break most of us are used to. Air travel was down 85% compared to last year, as we all tried to figure out the best safety measures and how to apply them to our daily lives. The words ‘quarantine’ and ‘isolation’ have been used a lot more than […]

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