A Sweet Escape

The Cottages on Charleston Harbor are the place to go if you want to relax and enjoy yourself.  Their luxury cottages have two to three bathrooms to ensure that guests are comfortable; and for those traveling with furry friends, there are pet-friendly cottages available. If dining in is preferred, private chef services are available. For guests who enjoy cooking, each cottage is outfitted with its own…

Ladies Trip to Charleston

 Article Wesley Brown  When you imagine getting away with your girls, one destination comes to mind: the beach. Add to that culture, nightlife, and one of the best food scenes in the country, and you get the best lady getaway around: Charleston.  Charleston’s draw has long been multi-faceted. Picturesque scenery, including sweeping beaches and streets dotted with structured palmettos, sets…

The Players Championship

This May—as in every May for more than 35 years—tens of thousands of guests will flock to Florida’s shores, not just for the warm press of early summer sun or the cool wash of ocean waves, but for the pinnacle of golf tournaments: The Players Championship.

Past & Present

There’s just something romantic about historical Southern architecture. Palatial estates flanked by tall, white columns bring to mind sunny afternoons spent lounging in sunshine, mint julep and croquet mallet in hand. 

A Vintage Love Story

It’s a love story. Boy meets girl, they fall in love, start a business and a family. But it’s another kind of love story, too. A love for wine, and for the mountains of North Carolina. It was in those mountains that Steve and Sally Tatum met and married almost 40 years ago. The duo opened furniture and interior design…

Get Lucky

At the other side of those hundreds of acres sits Lucky Clays Fresh, an impressive aquaponic farming venture. A recirculating aquaculture system incorporates large tanks that include a variety of fish species and dozens of raised beds, rife with leafy greens and herbs, into one ecofriendly farming system. Lucky Clays Fresh, which distributes to restaurants around the region like Kindred,…

Big Day, Big Easy

It’s a classic for a reason. This anti-aging facial stimulates collagen synthesis using local brand Privai’s all-natural, vitamin-rich serums. Your therapist customizes the treatment to your skin type—oily or dry, acne-prone or aged. For enhancements, try the Collagen Face Mask, which will leave your face feeling moisturized long after the ceremony.

Road Rules

You'll often see author and travel expert Tamela Rich on the morning news shows. She merrily chats with her hosts about the varieties of cornbread she sampled at the National Cornbread Festival in Tennessee, recommends car games to parents that will help them keep their kids occupied on long road trips, and gives two thumbs up to women thinking of…

Expedition Cruising

There are people who love to vacation in big, bustling cities or spend time in ancient historical destinations.  Then, there are those that have an inner explorer, and are waiting to head somewhere far away and be part of a breathtaking experience in a remote corner of the world.

Travel Trend

Hey, South Charlotte! Thanks for coming back to check out this month's featured vacation option. If you're looking for something that's great fun and education for the entire family, the Galapagos Islands are a great place to start!