Charleston

 

Charleston is the largest and oldest city in South Carolina, founded in 1670 as Charles Town, honoring King Charles II of England. The city is also the seat of Charleston County and a major port on the Atlantic coast.

 

 

South Carolina

United States

 

 

Carriage Charleston

 

South Carolina map

 

Above, Downtown Charleston, located on a peninsula (image below) between the Cooper River, to the east, and the Ashley River, to the northwest. It is home to many historic buildings.

 

South Carolina

 

Charleston City

 

Downtown Charleston

 

Carriage tour in Charleston.

 

The historic Boone Hall Plantation in Mount Pleasant.

 

Azaleas in Middleton Place (photo Charleston Area CVB).

 

New York City 19th century

 

 

Fort Charleston

 

 

 

 

Church Street

 

House garden

 

 

 

 

Photo Charleston Area CVB

 

 

Boone Hall

 

Charleston

 

North Carolina

 

Mount Rushmore

 

USA

 

Chicago

 

 

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Church Street

 

The historic Fort Sumter in Charleston.

 

 

Photo: Discover South Carolina

 

 

 

 

Photo: Discover South Carolina

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo Charleston Area CVB