Referred to as the heart and soul of the low country, Beaufort, SC is a small town steeped with history. In fact, the entire downtown area has been named a National Historic Landmark District. Southern hospitality abounds and you’ll be greeted everywhere with a smile and a hello. Antebellum and Victorian mansions sit in the shadows of oak trees that are hundreds of years old and are dripping with Spanish moss. Even a visit to the cemetery at St. Helen’s Church will uncover gravesites dating back to the 1700’s.
Here’s a weekend itinerary for your inner explorer.
This article was published in the April 2011 edition of The Simpsonville Sentinel and online at See the South.
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