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About Charleston


In 2013, Readers of Condé Nast Traveler named Charleston the No. 1 tourist destination in the U.S. for the third year in a row.

And for the second year in a row, Charleston was ranked by Travel+Leisure as the nation's top city in the U.S. and Canada, earning 2nd-place behind Kyoto, Japan in the magazine's world rankings.


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CharlestOnly.com (Charleston Convention and Visitors Bureau)



Is it the beautiful beaches? Or could it be the world-class cuisine? Maybe it’s the historic downtown that makes Charleston, South Carolina the number one city in the country. For many, including Citadel cadets, Charlestoncadetscharleston has it all. With its southern charm, friendly atmosphere and
unique culture, you will never run out of things to do or see. From events and fairs to museums and historical sites, Charleston offers something for everyone...and then some. Come explore all that Charleston has to offer for a comfortable and cosmopolitan lifestyle.


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