Charleston is a fountain of inspiration and illumination for many, from Snapchat and Instagram users to distinguished artists, musicians, and authors who appear on The New York Times Best Seller list. Is it the breathtaking coastal landscape? The subtle charm of a Holy City window box? Or perhaps the sweet scents of jasmine and magnolia that perfume the air? They say “a picture is worth a thousand words,” and we’ve captured 12 to inspire you to take a summer stroll in Charleston. Scroll on!