Hundreds of new people are flocking to Charleston, South Carolina, for its cobblestone walks, great historical buildings, world-class restaurants, and miles of beautiful beaches—and with good reason. For several years in a row, Travel & Leisure has rated Charleston the best city in the United States. It has also been voted the best city in the world by Conde Nast Traveler readers. Keep reading to discover why everyone is raving about Charleston.
We guarantee you’ll be delighted by the Holy City’s charm, laid-back culture, and friendly residents right away. But before packing your belongings to hit the road, have a quick look at the key information listed below.
Perfect WeatherApartmentsApartments in Charleston SC average around $1200 a month. Whether you were born and bred in Charleston, or just happened to end up here by chance, this city has lots of neighborhoods that retain a small-town vibe.
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Charleston has a wealth of history dating back to the Revolutionary War and is the home of Fort Sumter. History buffs will also be interested to learn about the role Charleston played during the Civil War. There are numerous walking tours and historical sites found in and around the city that describe Charleston’s rich history.