Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Top News

South Carolina in the fall

See also

Charleston, South Carolina located by the coast is a charming historic district, about two hours from another charming historic town of Savannah, GA.

More Photos

The downtown area is buzzing seven days a week. Parking is not easy but utilizing a parking garage for $2 an hour works pretty well. Enjoy walking around and exploring the town's buildings, restaurants and stores. Horse ride tours are popular.

Magnolia Plantation and Gardens is another top highlight to see and do in Charleston which also includes a petting zoo. The grey deer are friendly and kids will love petting them.

3550 Ashley River Rd.
Charleston, SC 29414
(800) 367-3517

Next stop is Columbia, the capital of South Carolina. A highlight here is the Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden.

The gardens are at a different section, you will need to hop on the tram that runs every 15 minutes to bring you over to the gardens otherwise it's an exhausting climb and walk. You first walk over the bridge to the other section to catch the tram. There are also parking by the garden side.

Check out the slideshow of pictures.



  • Mt. Everest avalanche
    Disaster strikes Mt. Everest as at least 12 people were killed in an avalanche
    Watch Video
  • Most Earthlike planet discovered
    The Kepler telescope has discovered the most Earthlike, possibly habitable planet yet
    Space News
  • Easter crosses create debate
    Easter crosses spark a debate of separation of church and state in Ohio
  • Chelsea Clinton is preggers
    Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton is pregnant with her first child
  • Stanley Cup playoffs
    The battle for Lord Stanley's Cup is on, don't miss a minute of playoff action
  • Ukraine discussed amongst U.S., E.U., Russia
    The U.S., E.U. and Russia agree on ways to diffuse the tension in Ukraine
    Watch Video

Related Videos:

  • Who am I: American Scar Stories
    <iframe width="420" height="315" src="//;autoplay=1"></iframe>
  • Free Cone Day 2014:  Free Ice Cream at Ben & Jerry's
    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//;VQ=HD720&amp;autoplay=1"></iframe>
  • Break in missing Malaysia Flight 370 search
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518185305" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!