With many hotels, restaurants and tourist attractions shuttered during the threat of Hurricane Florence, the Charleston-area tourism industry is expected to take a big hit.
Another hotel could replace a dilapidated property in a rapidly changing section of upper Meeting Street.
Walmart barricaded its doors early Sept. 11 for Hurricane Florence. Target did not. Harris Teeter closed late Wednesday. Publix stayed open until late Friday afternoon.
This was the fourth year in a row that a storm took a bite of Charleston's tourism business, and officials are still assessing how much.
Kristen Kornbluth is a food runner and server's assistant at Indaco, a restaurant on Upper King Street.
Charleston International, the state's busiest airport, considers closing late Wednesday night for Hurricane Florence.
The display aircraft was was transported to Columbia from the Mount Pleasant military museum in the spring.
A goat farm on Johns Island is the first thing Airbnb guests all over the country see when they use the service to look for things to do in Charleston.
Tens of thousands of employees at more than 18,000 U.S. hotels will soon carry panic buttons to help protect them from harassment and assault in an era of heightened awareness around the #MeTo…
The city of Charleston has filed a legal request asking a judge to reverse his ruling that it can’t require a license for paid tour guides.
The group that’s raising money to build a Medal of Honor Museum near the Yorktown continues to get questions over its plan to use state funds to help move a road.
A Charleston carriage horse that was photographed Monday afternoon lying on the pavement on Queen Street — setting off a flurry of concern on social media — simply decided to take a break, acc…
As the clock ticks down to Mount Pleasant Town Council’s showdown over the National Medal of Honor Museum, the design is not the only question that’s still up in the air.
Charleston ranks among the top 10 American cities when it comes to travel experiences, according to those who booked vacations on TripAdvisor.
One travel expert predicted other carriers will match the increase.
Charleston's new Hotel Bella Grace, which opened Friday across from Emanuel AME Church on Calhoun Street, goes a step beyond the traditional concierge to make the guest experience special.
Passenger traffic climbed 20 percent in July at Charleston's airport, extending a double-digit growth spurt for South Carolina's busiest airport.
A new hotel in the shadow of Emanuel AME church, the site of the June 2015 massacre of nine black parishioners, is named after the remarkable act of forgiveness that church members offered the…
AT&T has donated $5,000 so more students can attend science and math classes aboard the Yorktown.
Charleston's International African American Museum has lined up a $500,000 donation from the developer of a nearby property.
The National Medal of Honor Museum has recruited another medal recipient to its board, along with four other new members.
Not every building in Charleston's historic King Street shopping district is historic, even some of those in prominent locations.
As the National Medal of Honor Museum goes into its final community design meeting on Tuesday, Mount Pleasant Mayor Will Haynie is offering an alternative that he said could cut costs in half …
The Planning Commission unanimously voted last week to grant the zoning changes to allow the 115 rooms that are planned and a height of up to four stories, which is actually less than some of the nearby buildings.
The final design for the National Medal of Honor Museum near the Yorktown in Mount Pleasant — which will have to pass a divided town council — will be announced Tuesday in a community forum at…
A Charleston carriage company is dropping its defamation lawsuit against animal-rights groups who claimed the horses were being mistreated.
Charleston’s International African American Museum celebrated a milestone Thursday — they've crossed the goal line of raising $75 million to start construction.
The City of Charleston will continue to certify tour guides who pass a test while attorneys ask a federal judge to reconsider a recent court ruling that found the exams are unconstitutional.
Attorneys for the plaintiffs who prevailed in the tour-guide lawsuit against that the city of Charleston plan to bill the city for their time.
Plans for a five-star hotel and condominium project on a parking lot by the historic City Market in downtown Charleston have resurfaced, with some strong support in hand.
Another hotel is planned near Tanger Outlet in North Charleston.
A prominent Charleston charitable organization for the arts and other causes has pledged another $500,000 toward the International African American Museum, matching a previous donation.
Three Charleston carriage operators say they will continue to require their drivers to pass the city's tour-guide test even though the city can’t require a license anymore.
The news that Charleston has dropped its requirement that paid tour guides be licensed had not trickled down to most of the tourists at the Charleston Visitors Center by Tuesday morning, but t…
A downtown Charleston hotel across from Marion Square has completed its second major renovation, as competition for guests heats up.
A federal judge struck down Charleston's tour-guide licensing law Friday, saying it violates free speech rights.
Hotel occupancy and revenue shot up sharply in June, both in the state and the Charleston area, even with hundreds more rooms on the market compared to a year earlier.
The number of people flying in and out of Charleston International climbed to a new record during the first six months of the year.
Charleston's carriage operators say they've had enough of the "Just Say Neigh" billboards on one of the region's busiest stretches of highway.
Critics of Charleston’s carriage tours who were sued for defamation say the complaint is so vague that they can’t answer the allegations.
The new Hotel Indigo Mount Pleasant reflects the ambiance of the Lowcountry, as more hotels vie for a share of an increasingly crowded market
One of South Carolina's major construction firms has pushed Charleston's International African American Museum closer to the finish line in its fund-raising drive.
The 250-room hotel that's planned in the MUSC Harborview Office Tower at 19 Hagood Ave. will have a breakfast area but no restaurant and no bar.
The International African American Museum in Charleston is getting a six-figure boost from a worldwide technology company based in the South Carolina Upstate.
The board that approves new hotels in Charleston says it's aware of the perception that too many hotels are being built on the peninsula.
The request to convert a 10-story office building near the Medical University of South Carolina into a 250-room hotel is up for another review Tuesday.
Charleston's Planning Commission will be asked next week to extend the city’s accommodations overlay map to allow a hotel next to the Gibbes Museum.
Charleston also made the list of the World's Top 15 Cities. It's the only U.S. city to make the list this year.
Charleston's International African American Museum has a new curator, Joy Bivins from the Chicago History Museum, who will pick the stories that will be told there.
Wild Dunes Resort, the gated beachfront golf and tennis getaway on the Isle of Palms, is poised for a major expansion.