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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!
    • 26
    • Jan2012

    2012 Southeastern Wildlife Exposition, Charleston, SC

    The Southeastern Wildlife Exposition is a great event that takes place annually in the month of February.  Specifically the event is held from February 17 to February 19, and you can purchase tickets online.   Also, you will want to make sure you plan out your schedule in terms of what events or exhibits you would […]

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    • 24
    • Jan2012

    The Charleston Tea Plantation

    If you are considering planning a vacation to Charleston in the near future, you should remember to check out the Charleston Tea Plantation.  Before you visit this historical Charleston site, here’s what you should know: The Charleston Tea Plantation is located on historic Wadmalaw Island in the heart of the Lowcountry of South Carolina.  The […]

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    • 14
    • Jan2012

    Charleston Restaurant Week, Bon Appétit!

    Charleston restaurant week started yesterday.  The Charleston Restaurant Week is an event sponsored by the South Carolina Hospitality Association in conjunction with the Charleston Restaurant Association (CRA).  It is a great opportunity to try the many great restaurants in the area, and it is truly one of the best culinary events in the city. You […]

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    • 10
    • Jan2012

    Best of Charleston 2012

    What is it that makes Charleston such a wonderful place to live and work?  What is it that makes this place one of the premier tourist destinations in the U.S.?  Is it the authentic southern culture,  the rich history, or the high-density of amazing eateries all set against a coastal backdrop draped in Spanish moss? […]

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    • 29
    • Dec2011

    Happy New Year from Charleston, SC

    It is hard to believe that we are coming to the end of 2011. This past year has been wonderful for us at the inn.  It is truly amazing to think about all that has happened in Charleston and around the world.  When you think back over the course of the year, it forces you […]

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    • 29
    • Dec2011

    Visit Charleston, SC in the New Year

    Charleston is a city that is truly great year round, as there is never a shortage of things to do and see.  However, January and February are two especially great months to visit this historic city, as the air is crisp and the atmosphere is truly splendid.  Here is a brief list of things to […]

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    • 24
    • Dec2011

    The Dock Street Theater…A Little Charleston History

    When you visit Charleston in the near future, you should definitely keep in mind the Dock Street Theatre as a must see.  They always put on a great show, and it is one of the most interesting features of downtown Charleston.  Here is a little history on the theatre from the Charleston Stage: On February […]

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    • 21
    • Dec2011

    The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

    This is a great time to visit Charleston, South Carolina, and we enjoy decorating the inn every year to celebrate this wonderful season.  Here is just a glimpse of what we’ve done this year: If you are interested in making a reservation for this time year, contact us today!

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    • 10
    • Dec2011

    Fabulous Gingerbread Recipe!

    Here is a fabulous new gingerbread  recipe, courtesy of Local Palate Magazine, a Charleston publication that celebrates Charleston’s cuisine and the culture that surrounds it.  We love this gingerbread recipe, and hope you will also: Ingredients: Dough 3 cups flour 1 ½ teaspoons cinnamon 1 teaspoons ground ginger ¾ teaspoons ground cloves ¼ teaspoon salt […]

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    • 30
    • Nov2011

    Deck the Halls!

    The holidays are an especially great time to visit Charleston, South Carolina.  The entire city is decorated in class, and you will have a unique opportunity to see the city in a way unlike any other time of the year.  If you are planning a vacation in the near future, here is one great option […]

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