Monday, March 24, 2014

Exploring Charleston #1

We have been living in Charleston for a little over a year now but have not even begun to really explore the city.  There are so many places I want to visit and restaurants I want to try.  My mom was in town this weekend so we did a little walking around and tried two places on my to-go list.

 We happened upon the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist while walking around.  My kids said it was 'creepy'. I thought it was very interesting and the stained glass was pretty amazing.
 I always see some of my fav Charleston area bloggers posting pics on Insta from Kitchen 208 on King St.  Finally got to try it.  There was a loong wait for food but it was pretty good. I had the Turkey Shoot.

We then headed up King Street to try Christophe Chocolatier which located off King on Society.  We tried the Opera Cake:
 and several macaron.  The one below is coconut.  It was delish.
 What are your favorite restaurants in Charleston?!  Anyone know of any good Mexican or Tex-Mex restaurants here??

-Erika-

17 comments:

  1. I am drooling over that turkey wrap and chocolate cake...yum!

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  2. WOW does Charleston look like an amazing place to live!!!

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  3. I have always wanted to visit Charleston! Great pics!

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  4. Wow, I'm jealous, I really want to live in Charleston!
    The quaint streets, the old buildings and homes, and beautiful gardens!

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  5. I adore Charleston! Hubby & I are taking a trip at the end of May! Great pics!

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  6. I've always wanted to go to Charleston, it's on my bucket list. That macaron looks delicious!!

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  7. I would really like to vistit Charleston someday!

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  8. amazing shots! all the food looks super yummy <3

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  9. Great pictures! :) Looks super fun!

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  10. Fun post! I love Charleston! The old school vibe it has is so fun! That cake looks delish!

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    Giovanna
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  11. oh that food looks so tasty! love it! YUM!
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  12. Charleston is one of my favorite cities. I have a dear friend who lives in Summerville. We visit at least 2 times a year.

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  13. so jealous that you live in that beautiful city!

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  14. I've never been to Charleston, but I've always wanted to go! It looks beautiful;)

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  15. My son went to CofC and now my sister moved there. It is a wonderful city with a lot to do. I loved the grave yard and jail house ghost tours. It might be too much for the kids, depending on their ages but such spooky good fun. There was a really good fish place on King Street, but I can't remember the name. I'm sure you'll find it. It's one of the hottest spots.

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  16. I have heard amazing things about Mex 1 in west ashley, I have been dying to try it!

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