Welcome to Charleston, South Carolina, a unique Southern city boasting beautiful homes, luxury accommodations and world-class dining coupled with charm and a welcoming ambiance. In 2014, for the second consecutive year, Charleston was named the #1 City in the US and Canada by Travel and Leisure Magazine World’s Best Awards. Situated on the beautiful South Carolina coastline at the confluence of the Ashley and Cooper Rivers, Charleston is the oldest and second largest city in the state. It’s easy to see why Charleston receives accolades… It’s rich in US history and maintains its southern charm and hospitality.
With a population of around 120,000, Charleston is trending as the fastest growing municipality in South Carolina. As a coastal harbor city, Charleston is known for picturesque scenery which includes a beautiful waterfront, along with marinas and nearby beaches, lush golf courses, well-preserved architecture, and a bustling historic district all topped off with fabulous Low Country dining. Charleston is a family-friendly city boasting many parks, museums and historical sites, live theater and music, cultural events and fairs as well as sporting events. It is also popular as a location for filming movies and television. In addition, Charleston is the home of nationally recognized colleges and universities, including College of Charleston and The Citadel.