Trippin’ Overnight: Clemson, SC

Yearning for a quiet getaway within SC borders? Look no further than Clemson! Tucked into the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Clemson boasts beautiful wilderness, rich history, and amazing restaurants. This town is so much more than Clemson University. Lodging || The Inn at Patrick Square At the heart of downtown Clemson lies The…

Weekend Trip with Grandkids: Atlanta, Georgia

If you want to take your grandkids on a trip that is educational as well as entertaining, take them to Atlanta for the weekend! Atlanta has been called the cultural and economic capital of the south. The city is replete with fun and interesting things to do that reflect the city’s culturally rich and diverse…

Romance by the Sea: Charleston

Romance is in the air in charming Charleston, South Carolina! The perfect destination for couples looking for a weekend where they can enjoy each other as they explore this captivating city. A consistent winner in travel surveys, Charleston was again selected as the #1 city to visit by readers of Travel & Leisure magazine. We…

Sullivan’s Island, SC

Sullivan’s Island, SC Visit Fort Moultrie National Monument: With the Atlantic Ocean on one side, and Charleston Harbor on the other, this fort has a rich history as it was in continuous use by the Army for coastal defense for 171 years. Having been restored to reflect the major periods of history, a visitor to…

Weekend Trip: Lake Lure

Escape the summer heat with a weekender at this beautiful, sparkling lake in North Carolina, just 135 miles from Columbia. The lake is surrounded by tree-covered hills and mountains. The area is popular for hiking, birding, fishing, golf, swimming and boating. Lake Lure: The Rocky Broad River flows through the valley that feeds the lake….

Waterfall Fun! Walhalla, SC

Walhalla, SC About two hours and 30 minutes from Columbia, this little gem of a town has so much to offer and is surrounded by beautiful waterfalls and local history. During the months of October and November, fall foliage is the star attraction, and these places will have you falling for them: Stumphouse Tunnel Park:…