Charleston: America's Favorite City
Is it the beautiful beaches? Or could it be the world-class cuisine? Maybe it’s historic downtown that makes Charleston, South Carolina the number one city in the U.S., according to Conde Naste Traveler’s 2011-2014 ranking of top tourism destinations in the world. For many, Charleston has it all. With its southern charm, friendly atmosphere and unique culture, you will never run out of things to do or see. From events and fairs to museums and historical sites, Charleston offers something for everyone...and then some. Come explore all that Charleston has to offer for a comfortable and cosmopolitan lifestyle.
In 2014, readers of Condé Nast Traveler named Charleston the No. 1 U.S. City for the fourth year in a row.
Charleston was also named the No. 2 city in the world behind Florence, Italy.
Charleston ranked #1 City in North America by Travel+Leisure for 2016.