February 6, 2013

By Stephen Hale Photography by Shelly Schmidt (except where noted) Aiken is a town like few others, and it’s just down the road, only about an hour from Columbia by Interstate 20.

Escape to Asheville’s Bele Chere The Southeast’s Largest Free Outdoor Street Festival

November 6, 2012

The middle of summer is a great time to get away from the sweltering heat of our famously hot city for a few days and head to the beautiful city of Asheville.  Nestled in the high foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Asheville takes its visitors to a cooler climate while allowing lots of opportunities to […]

The Get Away – Greenville’s Artistsphere

June 12, 2012

For those who were born and raised in Greenville, a once dormant, somewhat forgotten Southern city located at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the change over the past two decades has been almost impossible to comprehend. This city, once home to little more than textiles, has become an International sensation—a destination for businesses, […]