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heading to charleston, sc

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by devilsalmostfree, Jul 2, 2009.

  1. Jul 2, 2009 at 6:01 PM
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    devilsalmostfree

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    my fiance wanted to go to the beach since she has a few extra days off. she asked me how i felt about charleston, told her ild never been (niether has she), so we r going. heading down there sunday morning sometimes, driving the taco! what interesting to see in or around charleston, we will only be there from sunday-tuesday sometime!
     
  2. Jul 2, 2009 at 6:04 PM
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    JimBeam

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    hmm

    are you a history buff?
     
  3. Jul 2, 2009 at 6:08 PM
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    Taking the fiance- That sucks. The ratio for chicks to dudes in charleston is like 7:1 during the school year.

    I did some training there and NEVER have I before that...or since then...been hit on in a bar by multiple chicks....but it happened there.

    The beaches are great. I learned how to kiteboard up there....and got a decent tan too. It was awesome....and the history was pretty good. Take a walking ghost tour if you can too!!
     
  4. Jul 2, 2009 at 6:09 PM
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    and visit fort sumter
     
  5. Jul 2, 2009 at 6:32 PM
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    Stay away from North Charleston. Its the 7th most dangerous city in America. When our football team used to play there, they would sprint to and from the bus because they were scared they would get shot or shanked.
     
  6. Jul 2, 2009 at 6:33 PM
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    Oh, the rest of Charleston is nice. Especially around the College of Charleston area. Its a neat part of town.
     
  7. Jul 2, 2009 at 6:46 PM
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    charleston is an awesome city!! visit the market and the battery while you are there.
     
  8. Jul 2, 2009 at 6:53 PM
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    no love for 6 mile or w.e. its called lol
     
  9. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:12 PM
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    cool thanks guys! i didnt know the charleston women to guy ratio was like that. i appreciate all of ur advice, ill be sure to stear clear of north charleston. im not really a history buff guy, i like it, but i dont jizz my pants over it! we will more then likely do the walking ghost tour!
     
  10. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:22 PM
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    the ghost tours are awesome man!!
     
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    If they exist..They are a great evening event for ANY town. I've done them all over the country- Key West, Boston, San Fran, and Charleston to name a few.

    They are a blast- A few of them were drunk nights...but that's all good...=)
     
  12. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:27 PM
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    dont buy anything at the market either
     
  13. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:33 PM
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    yeah you'll really enjoy charleston.
     
  14. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:34 PM
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    im sure mine will be drunk nights too, lol!
    gotcha
     
  15. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:36 PM
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    the market is neat to wander thru...but its basically a high priced flea market

    the reed baskets are the only thing id think about buying there

    and thats only because the gullah folks make them by hand right there
     
  16. Jul 2, 2009 at 8:05 PM
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    i gotta ask the fiance where we r staying, i dunno, i wanna make sure its away from north charleston.
     
  17. Jul 2, 2009 at 8:32 PM
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    haha. yeah. don't go there. Im not saying youre gonna get shot if you do, but your chances go way up. besides theres nothing to do or see in NC.
     
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    Born, raised and still live in Charleston. i have a BBQ restaurant that is about a 5 minute drive from Downtown. We are the oldest restaurant in Charleston and known nation wide. Stop on by. Take a carriage ride(Old South Carriage), waterfront park, Folly beach pier, market street, king street. I think the farmer's market is on tuesdays in Marion Square. There's the aquarium and Charleston River Dogs baseball games in Downtown as well. Call me when you get to town and I can meet you and maybe help you. PM me if you want my number.
    http://www.bessingersbbq.com/home/default.aspx
     
  19. Jul 2, 2009 at 8:52 PM
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    After lookin at your website, Ill definitely be stoppin in sometime soon.
     
  20. Jul 2, 2009 at 9:10 PM
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    lol, i know we have reservations somewhere, ill try to find out tomorrow.

    pm sent!
     
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