20 Beach Vacation Spots Where Time Stands Still
South Carolina also has a Beaufort, and with its own storied history. Explore antebellum architecture in the city's historic district, replete with large old oaks. Notable sites include the ruined 1700s Old Sheldon Church and the Penn Center, the first academic school for freed slaves. Head to the beach at nearby Hunting Island State park, also home to the historic Hunting Island lighthouse.