THE GOVERNOR’S HOUSE BLOG

Let us inspire you with an inside look at the Governor’s House Inn! Discover this historical National Landmark and how it offers the perfect setting for romantic getaways, weddings, vacations and corporate retreats. Each post puts you in the middle of the southern ambiance that you’ll only find at our elegant Charleston bed and breakfast inn!
  • 05
  • Apr2015

Spoleto Festival USA 2013

It’s been 36 years since the first Spoleto Festival USA began in Charleston, South Carolina. Pulitzer-prize winning composer Gian Carlo Menotti was seeking an American counterpart to the Festival held in Spoleto, Italy. The city needed to be intimate, with plenty of performance venues, yet charming and easily accessible. Charleston was the perfect fit! With […]

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  • 11
  • Feb2015

5 Reasons to Make Charleston Your Romantic Destination

Charleston is for lovers! Lovers of food, art and culture that is… But Charleston is also an ideal atmosphere for romance. The following are just a few reasons why you should visit with your special someone soon. 1. Good Food We rave about local restaurants all the time, but the fact that Charleston has good […]

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  • 13
  • Jan2015

Planning a Wedding Weekend in Charleston

Your wedding is a momentous occasion! Make a weekend of it! Wedding weekend activities are a great way for local friends and family to meet and greet your out-of-town guests. Best of all, it feels like vacation for everyone! Here are a few ideas that may help to make your wedding weekend extra special… – […]

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  • 08
  • Jan2015

2015 Charleston Restaurant Week

Charleston Restaurant Week is going on now through January 18th. It’s one of the most anticipated culinary events in the Lowcountry and an excellent way to sample local flavor. More than 100 participating restaurants will offer prix fixe lunch and dinner menus. For menus and details, visit CharlestonRestaurantAssociation.com. Enter to Win There’s still time to […]

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  • 03
  • Dec2014

2014 Charleston Holiday Events

The holiday season is officially here, and there are tons of fun things to do and see in Charleston! Calendar of Charleston Holiday Events James Island Festival of Lights – Now-12/31 at the James Island County Park 2014 Charleston Tree Lighting Ceremony – Saturday, 12/6 4-6pm in Marion Square 2014 Charleston Holiday Parade – Sunday […]

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  • 11
  • Sep2014

Charleston’s Fall Tour of Homes

The dog days of summer are officially over, and fall is in the air. It’s a wonderful time of year to be outdoors in Charleston, and the Fall Tour of Homes is one of the best ways to experience the beauty and historic charm of our fair city. The homes and gardens featured in this […]

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  • 22
  • Aug2014

Charleston in September

September is shaping up to be an absolutely delicious time to visit Charleston! Yes, you read that right, delicious… The Greater Charleston Restaurant Association is hosting two culinary events next month, Charleston Restaurant Weekand the  Southern Living Taste of Charleston. Both events are highly-anticipated and will be sure to please. Charleston Restaurant Week Charleston Restaurant Week […]

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  • 08
  • Aug2014

Last Minute Summer Vacation

The kids have already done most of their back-to-school shopping, and it won’t be long until class is in session. Where has the summer gone?!? For most, the last days of summer are spent mourning its end, but we would encourage you to end summer on a much happier note. If you’re in need of a last minute […]

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  • 11
  • Jul2014

Charleston Ranked No. 1

For three years running, Charleston has been named the No. 1 destination in the U.S. and Canada by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler. This year, Charleston was also named No. 2 in the world! If you’ve never visited the Holy City, you may be wondering what all the fuss is about. The CNT rankings are […]

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  • 26
  • Jun2014

The Charleston Bridal Show

When it comes to wedding planning, starting is usually the hardest part. This is especially true if you are planning a destination wedding. The Charleston Bridal Show is an annual event, and it’s a great way to begin tackling your wedding check list. The show is an excellent opportunity to meet some of the area’s best […]

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