Coming from the Boston area, we have a pretty decent aquarium right in our backyard (the New England Aquarium) so any new aquariums have a high bar set for them. The South Carolina Aquarium did not disappoint us and we enjoyed a fun morning exploring its exhibits. Continue reading Eagles, Rays, and Albino Gators at The South Carolina Aquarium
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens is a former rice plantation on the Ashley River just a few minutes drive from downtown Charleston. The main draw at Magnolia are acres of gardens of all kinds, one rolling into the next in an informal style. We are big fans of botanical garden type attractions at most places we visit, so this was right up our alley. Continue reading Charleston’s Eden: Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
Though our time in the city was short, we ended up with a good list of things to do with kids in Charleson, SC. However, we didn’t start out that way.
The plan for our South Carolina trip was pretty simple. Kate was going to attend a chemistry conference in Charleston for the first part of the week, so the kids and I tagged along to see some sights while Mommy learned about molecules and stuff.