Heart of Darkness in the Holy City March 31st 2011 Charleston calls itself the Holy City, due to all its churches.
It certainly can’t refer to its historical inhabitants.
Today I explore one of Charleston’s darkest, but most important, legacies: slavery.
Local residents like to point out that ... read more
North America » United States » South Carolina » Charleston Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
When I travel, I love the great outdoors, modern art, historical sites, good food, classic roadside attractions, and long drives in a convertible. Preferably all at once. The nickname is a tribute to a wise traveller in the Hitch-hikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, who proved that all you really need to cross the galaxy (and beyond) is a towel.
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