Weekend Getaway in Greenwood–Inn on the Square

If you’re looking for a relaxing weekend getaway, Greenwood’s Inn on the Square is where you’ll find it. A boutique hotel in an elegantly designed historical building, it re-opened in October 2015 after a renovation and its colorful character has made it a visitors’ favorite. Tucked away from the interstate, Inn on the Square is […]

Explore South Carolina’s Freshwater Coast with Fido!

Let’s face it: you and your pets have separation anxiety if you have to leave them for vacation (plus, if you’ve seen The Secret Life of Pets, you know what kind of hijinks they get up to when left to their own devices). This Summer, you won’t have to leave your best friend home alone when you plan your vacation to […]

Experience The Masters From South Carolina’s Freshwater Coast

It’s that time of year again. While Spring is still struggling to, well, spring, in many corners of the world, the first Major tournament of the golf season is upon us. The Masters, slated for April 5-8 this year at Augusta National, in our neighboring area of Augusta, Georgia, is one of the best reasons […]

Inn on the Square-One of Greenwood’s Gems

With the changing of the calendar to 2018, now is the time to step out and visit one of the finest “gems” in South Carolina-the Inn on the Square in Greenwood, SC. The Inn is a distinctive boutique hotel located in Uptown Greenwood, South Carolina. The Inn has a rich history spanning many years. The […]

Experience a Taste of Irish Culture at The Farmhouse at Bush River

Come and visit Ireland in the heart of South Carolina conveniently located in the college town of Clinton, 5 minutes from I-26 and I-385. You will immediately relax when you encounter rolling green farmland, friendly alpacas, stone walls, lovely gardens and an inviting farmhouse. The Farmhouse at Bush River is the perfect, quiet get-away between […]

Spotlight on The Belmont Inn in Abbeville, SC

Need a relaxing weekend away from it all? The Belmont Inn in Abbeville, South Carolina is the place for you! A restored historic inn/hotel with a B&B feel, the Belmont Inn is located on the Square in the heart of downtown Abbeville. Twenty -five rooms are available with all rooms having private bathrooms that have […]

Visitor’s View of SC Old 96 District and Greenwood SC, Final Chapter!

And if you’re already out and about in your car, it’s worth visiting some of the region’s other sites. We did a quick stop by the Benjamin E. Mays House Museum, which celebrates the contributions of the man who was a spiritual mentor to Martin Luther King Jr. and who advised three presidents –Kennedy, Johnson […]

Visitor’s View of SC Old 96 District and Greenwood SC, Part 2

Our trip to Greenwood was filled with many good food stories. I should mention that over the course of the weekend, we ended up eating at The Mill House restaurant not once, but two times. We loved our pizzas so much on Saturday night, we thought we should try out more topping combinations on Sunday. […]

A Visitor’s View of SC Old 96 District and Greenwood SC, Part 1

We recently spent a weekend in South Carolina’s Old 96 District, and it was pretty much a perfect trip. I’ve been to the region before, but the only part of South Carolina my husband had ever explored was the coast … so the Old 96 was full of new adventures for us. Our home base […]

Pleasant Lane Acres Bed & Breakfast in Old 96 District: A Refuge in the Country

Pleasant Lane Acres Bed & Breakfast in the Old 96 District is a beautiful refuge in the country.  The B & B  is several miles outside of historic Edgefield, South Carolina. As you get closer to your destination, the city will fade away and the homes and businesses in the Old 96 District are replaced by […]

Bed & Breakfasts and Inns in the Old 96 District, South Carolina Part 2

I recently wrote a post about the Bed & Breakfasts and Inns in the Old 96 District. Filled with history, southern charm and warm, friendly inn keepers, the accommodations in the Old 96 District are worth the trip. There are so many beautiful, cozy B &B’s and Inns in the O ld 96 District that […]

Cozy B&B’s and Inns in Old 96 District South Carolina

We all have different ideas of what a vacation is. Some picture sun bathing on white sandy beaches, sipping on a fruity drink with an umbrella. I think of a bed so soft that even Sleeping Beauty’s prince could not wake me. My vision of a perfect break from real life is scrumptious home cooked […]

Hickory Knob State Resort Park

Hickory Knob State Resort Park in McCormick, SC sits along the rolling, wooded shoreline of the 71,000-acre Strom Thurmond Reservoir. Hickory Knob is a full-service, lakeside South Carolina golf resort and remote state park all rolled into one. Tucked away in a serene, remote location, the parks many amenities and recreational opportunities are a pleasant surprise for many. Hickory Knob […]

Hunting Facilities in the Old 96 District

The Old 96 District boasts two hunting facilities that offer the hunting experience and lodging. Harris Springs Sportsman Preserve in Waterloo, SC provides hunting for deer, turkey, quail and pheasants. Upland bird hunts are offered “Southern Style” at Harris Springs. Great flying birds, excellent dogs, friendly and experienced guides and southern hospitality are what we […]

Bed & Breakfasts in the Old 96 District

South Carolina’s Old 96 District boasts eight beautiful bed & breakfasts in the region. Each one is unique and offers a variety of choices for their guests. Since we are in the South, most homes offer a veranda or porch for outdoor sitting. Of course, each B&B prepares their own special offerings for breakfast. Stay […]

Bed and Breakfast Charm in the Old 96 District

Old 96 District Bed & Breakfasts Offer Charm and Comfort Visit South Carolina’s Old 96 District and you will feel as though you have stepped back in time. Nine Bed & Breakfast establishments offer charm and comfort along with Southern hospitality! Grand Southern antebellum homes, quaint downtowns with renovated buildings and off-the-beaten-path properties await your […]