From its Antebellum mansions to horse-drawn carriages bumping along charming cobblestone streets, life here is enchanting. The port city offers proximity to beaches, rivers, water activities, and coastal beauty. Not to mention a bevy of great seafood. Outdoor living is at its best here.
Even with its storied past, the town is full of modern fun. King Street is a hub for shopping, replete with upscale boutiques and antique shops, and lively bars and nightlife. The city is also known for its world-class dining. Dig into James Beard Award-winning outlets, iconic Lowcountry cuisine, or classic Southern eats. In short, Charleston offers the perks of a bigger city, with a more affordable, laidback way of living. And it’s all mixed in with friendly Southern hospitality.