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Charleston, South Carolina, named best city in the US for 10th year in a row | Today

Pack your bags and get ready to enjoy the town that ranks above the rest.

By Ree Hines, July 12, 2022

The beachfront homes in Charleston, South Carolina. Getty Images

f you’re looking for a domestic destination for your next vacation, you can’t do better than Charleston, South Carolina — at least according to Travel + Leisure.

The travel magazine just published the results of its annual reader survey, and once again, the Southern destination topped the list of best cities in the United States.

As Travel + Leisure Editor-in-Chief Jacqui Gifford explained during a Tuesday visit to TODAY, this marks the 10th year in a row that the charming coastal city, affectionately known as Chucktown by locals, has topped all others.

“We’re so excited for (Charleston),” Gifford raved. “I think it really is the full picture.”

Source: Charleston, South Carolina, named best city in the US for 10th year in a row

Mistakes Tourists Make In Charleston | HuffPost Life

By Caroline Bologna, Apr. 4, 2022, 03:35 PM EDT

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Want to enjoy your visit to Charleston? Take advice from these locals.

Charleston, South Carolina, has long appealed to tourists, thanks to its rich history, beautiful gardens and architecture and A+ food and shopping scenes.

Still, the popularity of shows like “Southern Charm” and a large lifestyle influencer presence in the city have boosted its profile in recent years.

If you find yourself planning a trip to “Chucktown,” take heed ― there are many common mistakes visitors tend to make during their stays, and locals have certainly taken note.

We asked people who live in the port city to share some of the faux pas they’ve observed.

From shoe choices to timing issues, here are nine mistakes tourists often make while visiting Charleston ― and some advice for avoiding these errors during your travels.

Editor’s Note: Read more, see link below for original item…

Source: Mistakes Tourists Make In Charleston | HuffPost Life