Top 5 Places To Visit or Relocate In South Carolina

#1 Place To Visit In South Carolina

Patti, Gary, Melissa Cason and Melissa’s husband Corey Custer, make up The Keowee Life team that are known for their trademarked brand The Keowee Life. The information on this page is dedicated to helping people that are considering relocation, retirement, or just tourism and visiting places in South Carolina.

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  1. Mountain Rest, South Carolina

Here are the reasons we choose Mountain Rest, South Carolina as our #1 Place To Visit in South Carolina. When people vacation, vrbo, or research places to retire, relocate, and / or move their family,  Mountain Rest has everything that people look for.  Mountain Rest, in our professional opinion, best represents #thekeoweelife.

First, we can share that Mountain Rest, South Carolina has the top hiking spot that includes Long Creek Falls. It is rated by hiking experts as the top hiking trail that includes glorious waterfalls with towns nearby the Chatooga River in Oconee County for boutique shopping, great breakfast and coffee, and amazing scenic views during all four seasons. You can find out more here:

#2 Best Place To Visit in South Carolina

The #2 best place to visit in South Carolina is Keowee Key on Lake Keowee in Oconee County, South Carolina. Keowee Key is a great place to buy a home, rent a short term place to stay, or purchase a second home or condo for lake living lifestyles. Keowee Key has small cottages, condos, small to medium sized housing, and luxury homes.  The Cason Group with Keller Williams are the premier experts for Lake Keowee and Keowee Key in South Carolina.

We choose Keowee Key as our #2 place to visit because of #thekeoweelife and all that it offers on Lake Keowee. Known for its clear, clean, emerald waters, Lake Keowee is a scenic Southern lake located near Clemson, South Carolina. So, you are minutes from Clemson University, and even if you are not a Clemson Tigers Football or sports fan, there is so much to do in Keowee Key and the City of Seneca. Paddleboard, kayaking, hiking, running, boating, walking, fishing, or just pure leisure for a vacation stay make this #2 Place To Visit in South Carolina so tempting to everyone.  There is something to do for every family member. Family friendly with options for fitness, spa dates, lake beaches, sunset dining, and boutique shopping with Seneca’s historic Ram Cat Alley nearby. Pontoon boat rides at sunset and dining after at Vangeli’s Bistro in Seneca, South Carolina are The Cason’s favorite things to do year round. So we know first hand about the excellence this area and Keowee Key offers and that is why #TheKeoweeLife is our passion.

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#3 Best Place To Visit in South Carolina

The #3 best place to visit in South Carolina is the town of Charleston. This area is perfect for history buffs that love beautiful beaches, great shopping, historic tours, and evening entertainments spots that you will not want to miss out on. You have the SC Aquarium, the Fort Sumter National Museum, the Charleston Museum, and Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum which is located in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, at the mouth of the Cooper River on the Charleston Harbor, across from Charleston. The depth of the history in this gorgeous town is unmatched and needs to be at the top of your list when you are thinking of touring, visiting, retirement living, or certainly for relocation to the East Coast.

#4 Best Place To Visit in South Carolina

The #4 best place to visit in South Carolina is the happening town of Greenville, South Carolina. A recent U.S. News and World Report ranked Greenville in the Top 50 places to live in the United States and in the Nation’s Top 100 for places to retire. The type of people that want to relocate, retire, or move their family to Greenville are people that enjoy a big city feel, but value being in a safe city with low crime and walkable shopping, dining, and corporate atmospheres. Greenville has beautiful parks, and massive airport Greenville-Spartanburg, great schools, and is also only 30 minutes from Clemson University.  Greenville’s growth has development booming in smaller towns around Easley and Greer if you prefer a slower pace of life without losing the shopping and evening entertainment options. Greenville is a hub for many large international companies including BMW, Michelin, and Wells Fargo.

#5 Best Place To Visit in South Carolina

The #5 best place to visit in South Carolina is the gorgeous town of Bluffton with unmatched beauty, beaches, and rich retirement living. Culture, history, shopping, dining, beaches, art galleries, and best seafood in South Carolina. If you want to decide quickly, we recommend taking a tour of the island first. We recommend May River Excursions. Book here:

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