South Carolina

City Guides

There’s always something new to discover about the South’s jewel of a city

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A guide to the ultimate romantic weekend in Columbia, South Carolina


Unspoiled island formerly owned by Ted Turner is now part of the state’s park system

Arts & Culture

The largest exhibition yet of twenty-first-century Southern photography tells a sweeping story of the region


Taking art-house style to the max inside a South Carolina beach house

Good Dogs

A family’s yellow Lab plunged into frigid water to save a boater outside Savannah

Home & Garden

A Charleston-based artisan is forging a new ironwork tradition

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Seventy-two hours in the Real Southern Hot Spot

Arts & Culture

Mallet, trowel, hammer, chisel. At Charleston’s American College of the Building Arts, the country’s only four-year school dedicated to traditional trades, these are the tools students wield—not only to preserve the past, but also to bring craft back to everyday architecture

Home & Garden

An insider’s look at how two of Charleston’s finest historic homes get dressed in seasonal splendor


Southerners need not travel far to get up close with some of the world’s best sporting art

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Made in the South Awards

From a library-perfect leather chair to a hunting vest as handsome as it is hardworking to a light, bright pecan oil, this year’s winners and runners-up prove the region is home to world-class talent

Made in the South Awards 2017

Style runner-up Paulina Rodriguez’s hand-beaded geometric earrings range in size from stud to statement

Land & Conservation

For the first time in decades, a Marsh Tacky is born on the island

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Twenty-three of the South’s most picturesque covered bridges

Food & Drink

A South Carolina favorite made with freshwater fish, a tomato-curry broth, and a hint of fresh pine

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From passion-project coffee to steaks with a view to waffle cones made with local eggs, there are more delicious reasons than ever to visit Columbia, South Carlolina

The South's Best Food Towns

This Lowcountry city is still setting the bar for the Southern Food Revival

Charleston, South Carolina

Tasteful renovations bring a historic Charleston carriage house to life

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From sunrise to sunset, Hilton Head Island offers the best of the Lowcountry life