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Charleston Hotels: A Local's GuideBeautiful, historic Charleston is located near the middle of South Carolina's coast at the point "where the Ashley and Cooper Rivers meet to form the Atlantic Ocean." It is the state's second largest city and the county seat of Charleston County.
Charleston was originally called Charles Town (in honor of King Charles II of England), and its nickname is "The Holy City" due to the many churches that make up its skyline.
Here is a map of the Charleston area.
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