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Why Go?

Still has the slow pace and genteel charm that endeared it to Rhett Butler

A living museum for Civil War buffs

A new generation of chefs is shaking up the shrimp-and-grits scene

What To Skip

Anything built after 1865

What For:

Arts + Culture, Budget, Family, Food + Wine, Romantic, Shopping

When To Go:

March, April, May


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