Southern comforts: The charms of Charleston

Isabel Conway visits the South Carolina city of Charleston, where the Irish-linked traditions are long-enduring and the history hangs heavy in the air

21st July, 2019
5
Charleston: a jewel of the Deep South

The late morning heat is intense and I take a breather along west Cork’s Beara Peninsula, watching a small boy race delightedly from west Donegal all the way to Belfast, before charging down the east coast as far as Wexford. No, I haven’t take leave of my senses: close to the wharf side of Charleston’s old harbour on Charlotte Street, an impressive granite map of Ireland celebrates Irish roots in the historic city and throughout...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Design for Life: We disagree about putting our children’s pictures online

Design for Life: How can I rediscover my mojo after being let go?