Charleston Journals

Southern Comfort, Christmas 2001

A December 2001 trip to Charleston by Chuckk

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Quote: Christmas and New Years, 7 days and I want to go back. The city has Cuisine, Carriage tours, Museums, Plantations, Anitques, Market Mall, Architecture, and much more

Southern Comfort, Christmas 2001

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Overview

Sunset Charleston Photo, Charleston, South Carolina
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7 days and we just touched the tip of the iceberg in Charleston. The Igougo arranged accommodations at Charleston Place, Westin Francis Marion Hotel and Wentworth Mansion were fantastic. We also got a great rate at the Sheraton in North Charleston (.00). We took a trip to Middleton Plantation, 20 minute ride from downtown Charleston. You may also want to include the Magnolia Plantation and Gardens on your journey, 4 miles south of Middleton. King Street, downtown Charleston is a gourmet of shops, antiques and places to dine. King St reminded me of Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, with all the expensive and top name designer stores. Free Carriage tours with horse & carriage or the 4 wheel motor carriage. ...Read More

Wentworth Mansion

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Hotel

Wentworth Mansion Photo, Charleston, South Carolina
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Wentworth is a restored 21 bedroom mansion that is listed in 2002 directory of Small Luxury Hotels. Parking is free on the back side of Mansion. The first thing you notice as you enter Wentworth is the Tiffany glass and Mahoganey wood work. Moldings, carved wood paneling and stairs, Italian marble, crystal chandeliers and high ceilings grace the entry as you enter through the main door. Bedrooms are enormous with king size beds, antiques, whirlpools, and fireplaces. Phones are up to date with modem jacks and local calls are free. Internet speeds were 28,800. The Grand suites goes for $650.00 a night. We visited the Grand suite which has a separate library area and two fireplaces. The roof top cupola h...Read More

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Wentworth Mansion
149 WENTWORTH ST
Charleston, South Carolina 29401
1-843-8531886