"I'm going to Charleston," Rhett Butler said to Scarlett O'Hara in Gone With the Wind. "I want to see if somewhere there isn't something left in life of charm and grace."
|To know Charleston is to love Charleston. One can not help but be captivated by her history and enamored by her beauty. Blessed with an abundance of unique ante-bellum architecture, this gracious city holds tightly to her rich traditions and elegant style.|
|For those staying in Charleston, we have put together a list of some things you may be interested in checking out while you are here.|
|Places to Eat|
|There are plenty of great places to eat all within walking distance of The Mills House or a short drive from the Spring Hill Suites. These are just a few of our favorites.|
|Blossom Cafe||Contemporary restaurant offering American cuisine with a Mediterranean influence; located on East Bay Street, just off Market Street.|
|California Dreaming||Within walking distance of the Spring Hill Suites, this is a casual restaurant with good salads and tasty ribs.|
|Club Habana||For the cigar and martini lover, this is a must. In addition to the fact we gave the place a reputation, they have light hors devours and are open until 2AM.|
|Mellow Mushroom||Located at 309 King Street, a nice walk from The Mills House, this casual pizzeria tosses a great pizza pie and provides a hip and relaxing social enviornment!|
|Vincenzo's Ristorante||Located at 232 Meeting Street, about 3 blocks from The Mills House, offers authentic Italian food and serves all day.|
|There are also plenty of great places to eat in the Market area if you are just looking for a quick snack or a light bite.|
For links to more restaurants, check out the ODP Restaurant Guide.
|Things to See|
|The Preservation Society of Charleston's Annual Fall Festival of Homes||Self guided, self paced walking tours will be available during these dates on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings from 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM.|
|Tour Guides||We are planning carriage rides for everyone Friday morning but this is a list of places offering ghost walks, carriage, and bus tours of the town.|