photo of the grounds of Middleton Place in Charleston, SC.

The Best of Charleston and Savannah in 10 Days

Both Charleston and Savannah share an abiding respect for social manners and mores, for history, for making money, and for good food and strong drink. This tour begins in Charleston and gives you ten days to explore these two great cities.

Moon Spotlight Myrtle Beach

Moon Spotlight Myrtle Beach is a 60-page compact guide covering the best of one of South Carolina’s most popular tourist destinations. Travel writer Jim Morekis offers his firsthand advice on must-see attractions, as well as maps with sightseeing highlights, so you can make the most of your time. This lightweight guide is packed with recommendations […]

A stone arch with Wormsloe carved into it rises over a tree-lined road.

Discover Charleston & Savannah

Believe it or not, the occasional parlor game is still played in the drawing rooms of the classic homes of Charleston and Savannah. And one of the most popular games is comparing these two great old cities—so alike in so many ways, so unalike in others.

Arlington, Texas, USA - Texas Giant Roller Coaster

Summertime Thrills, Part 1

What began as a simple car that rolled down a hill has evolved into an engineering marvel. Roller coasters are bigger, faster, and more thrilling than ever. In this fun list, Moon.com Content Editor Gayle Hart shares several great wooden coasters in the United States.

A pulled pork sandwich with side of sauce.

On Barbecue

When searching for a tasty photo to accompany an article about South Carolina-style barbecue, our Marketing Technologies Director, Sarah Juckniess, was clueless. She knew enough about barbecue to identify a few famous regions and to be aware that there are specific, identifiable, controversial differences between them, but that’s where she got a little fuzzy.

Moon Spotlight Charleston & the South Carolina Lowcountry

Moon Spotlight Charleston & the South Carolina Lowcountry is a 184-page compact guide covering the hospitable city of Charleston, Beaufort, and the Lowcountry, including Hilton Head Island. Author Jim Morekis offers seasoned advice on must-see attractions, and he includes maps with sightseeing highlights so you can make the most of your time. This lightweight guide […]