Travel and Outdoors

In 2023, Congaree National Park set a visitation record with 250,114 guests, reflecting a growing interest in natural and cultural heritage.
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We’ve got the deets on the top chefs, restaurateurs, mixologists, and bakers to try at Savor Charlotte 2024.
You don’t need to be a resident… but it sure is cheaper.
We’re highlighting the best kid-friendly activities that Columbia, SC has to offer — complete with art classes, animal encounters, and outdoor fun.
With the TRAK Trails program, families can explore nature in the Midlands and earn points.
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The Credit One Charleston Open was recognized as the Hologic WTA Tour Tournament of the Year in 2022 and 2023.
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We’ve rounded up the top things to do this winter in Fayetteville, NC, where an abundance of cold weather activities await.
Check out these eight hiking trails catering to all skill levels in and around Columbia, SC, for outdoor adventures.
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Escape the winter blues with a weekend of comedy and yacht rock tunes at The Omni Grove Park Inn.
Experience Columbia introduced four local individuals who are going to be the 2024 Ambassadors for Columbia, a.k.a. the local insiders picked to represent our city.
We hope you’ve packed your appetite because we are taking a quick hour-and-a-half road trip to Greenville, SC, showcasing things to do, memorable eats, and accommodations with award-winning cuisines.
Along with thunderstorms, the Midlands could face enhanced risk with a wind advisory and a severe weather alert issued.
Colliers | South Carolina facilitated the PickleGarden on the River deal that plans to feature a new 4.75-acre riverfront property, set to open before the end of the year.
Sure you can stay somewhere overnight, but is it a Golden Girls-themed Airbnb? Take a look inside this eclectic bnb and book it next time you’re looking to stay in Five Points
The Congaree Riverkeeper released its 2023 Cleanup Summary and we’re sharing the highlights by the numbers, key findings, and how you can get involved.
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With CAE’s new search feature, travelers can now search flights automatically from CAE.
Average daily walking trips dropped by 36% in the US between 2019 and 2022 — see how Cola compares.
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We asked, and you answered. We wanted you to think big and share with us the dream development you would bring to our rivers if you had the power to do so. See what our readers said.
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Find out how to get a glimpse of the nation’s largest gingerbread house competition at The Omni Grove Park Inn this holiday season.
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This Soda City-based group offers an inclusive space for bike riders of all levels to come together and explore bike-friendly streets in the area.
Planning a getaway? Check out New Orleans, Louisiana: a one-of-a-kind city with a vibrant tapestry of culture, music, history, and flavors.
From cottages to treehouses, our area is full of unique places to stay that offer guests a break from traditional motels and hotels.
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The Sandhills region of NC is home to some of the best golfing in the state (and country).
Check out all the details of this club heralded as “the finest golf operation the military has to offer.”
Goat Daddy’s Farm in Elgin, just outside of Columbia, opens its doors to visit it’s array of rescue animals and dairy goats. Plus, you can pick up some cheese and raw goats milk for the road.
Crews are working to remove tar like material and clean up the Congaree River, and the first phase is now complete. Keep an eye out for phase II coming soon.
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