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  • 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!
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    • Sep2012

    2012 Southern Living Taste of Charleston!

    Need another reasons to visit Charleston?  The 2012 Southern Living "Taste of Charleston" main event is approaching, and it is a great reason to visit the "Holy City."  If you are interested in taking part in this event, here is some great information from the Charleston Restaurant Association: THE SOUTHERN LIVING TASTE OF CHARLESTON - MAIN EVENT Join

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    • Sep2012

    Chocolate Chip Scones!!!

    Chocolate Chip Scones "A Hershey's Recipe"  Yields: 24 scones Ingredients  3¼ cups all-purpose flour ½ cup sugar 1 Tablespoon + 1 teaspoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt 2 cups (12-oz) semi-sweet chocolate chips 2 cups chilled heavy cream or half-and-half 2 Tablespoons butter, melted Additional sugar Directions 1. Heat oven to 375 degrees. Lightly grease two

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    • 06
    • Sep2012

    Why You Should Visit Charleston in September!

    Charleston is a great place to visit year round, but September has some truly great events and happenings that you will not want to miss.  Here is a roundup of things going on in and around Charleston during the month of September.  Enjoy!  Charleston Restaurant Week September 5th - 16th, 2012Mark your calendars! Charleston Restaurant Week,

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    • Aug2012

    Your Guide to Shopping for Charleston Antiques

    Charleston Antiques If you’re planning a visit to Charleston, you most likely appreciate its rich history. If you are fond of previous eras or time periods, you’ll love all that this historic city has to offer. Your team at the Governor’s House Inn, a historic Charleston bed and breakfast wants to help you make the most

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    • Aug2012

    Who is Edward Rutledge?

    Every once in a while, we like to look back in time at those individuals and events that shaped the Charleston area and the development of our inn specifically.  The Charleston area is rich with cultural influences, and a great place to visit if you have even the slightest affinity for American history.  We're often asked,

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    • Aug2012

    Are you Hungry? Check Out These Recipes!

    When it comes to bed and breakfast recipes, crepes are always a favorite.  Here is a classic crepe recipe that is sure to bring guests back to your table. 12 Crepes 4 eggs ½ cup milk ½ cup of water } mix milk and water together ½ tsp. salt 1 tsp. sugar ½ teaspoon cinnamon ¼

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    • Aug2012

    Why Stay at a Bed and Breakfast in Charleston, SC?

    Why Stay at a Bed and Breakfast in Charleston, SC? Charleston, South Carolina is truly known for it's history and natural beauty.  If you are looking to experience all that Charleston has to offer while getting a truly local feel, then staying at a bed and breakfast is a great option.  Not to mention, at the

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    • Aug2012

    Upcoming Events in Charleston!

    PGA Championship on Kiawah Island August 9th-12th, 2012The 94thannualPGA Championship will be held on the Ocean Course at the distinguished Kiawah Island Golf Resort. Experience one of the most enjoyable and exciting events in golf. It’s just a short scenic drive from downtown. Tickets are still available for purchase. Charleston Restaurant Week September 5th - 16thMark your

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    • Jul2012

    Shopping on King Street in Charleston, SC

    Shopping on King Street in Charleston When it comes to shopping, King Street in historic Charleston is truly hard to beat.  King Street truly has something to offer to everyone.  You'll find many unique shops and galleries all throughout King Street which include:  clothing stores, book stores, restaurants, mens fashion, women's fashion, shoes, and more.  Here's

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    • Jul2012

    Accommodations for PGA Championship in Kiawah!

    Accommodations for PGA Championship in Kiawah Are you looking for accommodations for the PGA Championship in Kiawah Island, South Carolina? We've got you covered.  Did you know that Kiawah Island is only a short distance from peninsular Charleston.  In fact, with only 21 miles between Kiawah and the city of Charleston, it makes for short scenic

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