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MOTHER DAUGHTER DEPARTUREDay One

Check into the Mills House, your iconic, blush-colored residence for the next 72 hours. The fetching 19th century hotel is situated in the heart of Charleston, positioning you just steps away from all of the destination's best sights.

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  • SMELL THE ROSES

    America's oldest landscaped gardens are a must see. Originally designed in the 1730s, these grounds have been meticulously cared for to maintain their original splendor.

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  • ENJOY FRESH AIR & FARE

    Swing by your hotel, and stroll under a pink archway to the Fountain Courtyard, named for the three-tiered fountain in the center. Enjoy a delightful al fresco meal from the Barbados Room before heading to your next stop.

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  • EXPLORE 19th CENTURY SPLENDOR

    Spend your afternoon marveling over the gracious lifestyle of Charleston's early elite residents in the circa 1808 Nathaniel Russell House.

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MOTHER DAUGHTER DEPARTUREDay Two

Take delight in all that Charleston's vibrant arts community has to offer. Spend the day exploring galleries, dining in a space inspired by the arts and perhaps creating something of your own.

  • ENJOY BREAKFAST WITH A SIDE OF ART

    Start your morning at the Gibbes Museum of Art. Enjoy a delicious locally sourced breakfast at Café Gibbes before browsing the museum's collection of more than 10,000 works of Southern art.

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  • FOLLOW YOUR NOSE

    Head over to Candlefish, Charleston's favorite candle destination. Shop their dreamy library of 100 scents or sign up for a workshop to create your own candle with your favorite scent.

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  • DISCOVER MORE ART

    Head a couple of blocks to Charleston's famed French Quarter District and pop into Meyer Vogl Gallery for a look at contemporary art from both local artists and nationally recognized artists.

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  • DINE INSPIRED

    For dinner, visit Drawing Room for local, seasonal fare in a chic setting that melds with the art exhibitions in its space.

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MOTHER DAUGHTER DEPARTUREDay Three

On your final day in Charleston, treat yourself to a relaxing day of shopping, spa treatments and savory Southern fare.

  • SQUEEZE IN SOME SHOPPING

    No mother-daughter jaunt would be complete without a shopping excursion. Visit Gwynn's, Charleston's only independently and locally owned luxury department store for a first class shopping experience.

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  • SAVOR SOUTHERN FARE

    Head to Poogan's Porch for a sip of sweet tea alongside a traditional Southern lunch in a beautifully restored Victorian home.

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  • PREPARE TO BE PAMPERED

    Find your bliss at the Spa at Belmond Charleston Place. Choose from a wide range of luxurious treatments designed to pamper your body and spirit.

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  • MAKE RESERVATIONS FOR TWO

    For dinner, head to High Cotton, an elegant French Quarter mainstay offering a vibrant atmosphere and delicious Lowcountry fare.

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