The South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston is a fun experience any time. Watching the excitement of a child seeing it for the first time is priceless. Fish and animals from all parts of South Carolina are on display, from the mountain forest, to the Piedmont, coastal plain, salt marsh, coast and ocean. [...]
Charleston, South Carolina is one of my favorite places to visit. Walking down King Street, you are always sure to see many interesting sights. This street musicain was busy playing his sax while the busy city passed by. He must have been making some people happy, because his instrument case had quite [...]
The gardens at Magnolia Plantation have been in the same family for more than 325. Each generation as added to the gardens and they are now a top tourist attraction. Today, the gardens offer an ever changing array of flowering plants so that something can be found blooming year round. [...]
While at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, we stopped for lunch right next to the Petting Zoo and Nature Center. We had the really neat experience of being able to play with this tiny bunny. He reminded me of Peter Rabbit, just after he had returned from Mr. McGregor’s garden without his coat. [...]
On the Magnolia PlantationBoat Tour,
Saturday we went to Magnolia Plantation and bought the all inclusive pass, which includes the Basic Admission, the House Tour, Nature Tram, Nature Boat, “Slavery to Freedom” Tour and Audubon Swamp Garden. We didn’t know if it would be worth it, but ended up staying all day long. Really a lot to [...]
A Praying Mantis on a Daisy right outside the main house at Magnolia Plantation.
On a recent trip to Charleston, we went to Magnolia Plantation and spent an enjoyable day visiting the gardens. We stopped for a picnic lunch, at an area set up next to the petting zoo and pasture. Two peacocks, as well as a number of other animals were in the area. This [...]
I don’t know what these are, but I thought they were pretty. Found then at the Charleston Tea Plantation.
While waiting for the tour to start at the Charleston Tea Plantation, this afternoon, I noticed this large butterfly flittering around. I was able to grab a few shots before he went flying off.