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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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    • May2012

    How to Plan a Vacation to Charleston, SC

    Charleston, SCAre you considering planning a vacation to Charleston, SC but don’t know where to start.  There are so many things to do and see in and around Charleston, that it can quickly become overwhelming to set plans and develop an itinerary.  It doesn’t have to be that way.  Here are 3 quick tips on […]

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    • May2012

    Bed and Breakfast Recipes: Chocolate Sherry Cream Bars!

    Chocolate Bars: 4 ounces unsweetened baking chocolate 1 cup margarine 4 eggs 2 cups sugar 1 cup all-purpose flour ½ tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla Melt chocolate and margarine over hot water, cool slightly. Beat eggs until light. Cream in sugar. Add remaining ingredients. Beat 1 minute. Pour into 10×14 inch pan lined with parchment […]

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    • Apr2012

    The Best Time to Visit Charleston…

    It is difficult to pinpoint the absolute best time to visit Charleston, SC, but the end of April and through the month of May is truly a great time to visit, and arguably the best.  Here are just a few reasons as to why we love this time of the year: The Weather is Beautiful […]

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    • Apr2012

    Check out Fort Sumter!

    When you come to Charleston, you should definitely consider visiting Fort Sumter to witness where the civil war began.  It is a great opportunity to take in some US history! Apparently, you won’t be alone if you choose to check out the Fort this year.  In fact, visitation hit record levels last year with a […]

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    • Apr2012

    Accommodations for Spoleto Festival: Where to Stay for the Spoleto Festival in Charleston!

    Accommodations for Spoleto Festival Are you wondering where to stay for the Spoleto Festival in Charleston? It is honestly one of the most talked about festivals in Charleston, and a great time to visit the area.  If you are looking for accommodations during the Spoleto Festival, then give us a call. We would be more than […]

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    • Apr2012

    Bed and Breakfast Recipes: Blueberry Strata!

    Blueberry Strata This recipe will need to be chilled for eight hours over night! Double the recipe for a Full House Cook Time : 55 minutes Serves 12 people. Ingredients: 1 ½ to 2 loaves French Bread cubed. 2 packages (16 ounces total) of cream cheese. 1 ½ cups fresh or frozen blueberries, thawed. 8 […]

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    • Apr2012

    What To Do in Charleston, SC

    Have you planned your trip to Charleston, South Carolina, but you are still wondering what to do when you get here?  Well, there is no shortage of things to do and see in this historical city, and you honestly can’t go wrong no matter what you decide to take part in.  If you need help […]

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    • Mar2012

    Are You Ready for Spoleto? Remember to Plan Ahead…

    Are you ready for Charleston’s Spoleto Festival?  It  is probably one of the largest and most famous events in Charleston, SC.  It is arranged by Spoleto Festival USA, which claims it as the one of the best all encompassing arts festivals in the nation.  The festival occurs late in the spring season and towards the […]

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    • Mar2012

    The Low Country Boil, A Charleston Tradition…

    If you have visited Charleston or the “Low Country,” you may have had the opportunity to try a “Low Country” boil.  If you haven’t heard it called by this name, perhaps you have heard it called by it’s less appealing name, Frogmore Stew.  It does not matter what you call it, it is a traditional […]

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    • Mar2012

    3 Quick Tips to Make Your Visit to Charleston, SC a Success…

    Are you planning to visit Charleston in the near future?  You are in luck if you are planning a trip soon, because this time of year is absolutely splendid.  Spring gives you the opportunity to see Charleston in full bloom, and the mild weather is hard to beat.  When you do decide to make your […]

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