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We traveled up to the Pee Dee region of South Carolina this past weekend to mark off a couple counties. We stayed in Florence, but were able to make stops in 6 different counties. Overall impression of this area of the state is LOTS of cotton field, swamps, and large industrial buildings/businesses. County: Darlington Attraction: […]

We went to a Clemson game (Clemson vs. Florida State) a couple weekends ago and decided to squeeze in a couple county stops during the weekend in the upstate. While we traveled through around a dozen or so different counties, we only made three official county stops. County: Greenville Attraction: Falls Park on the Reedy […]

Over the last few weeks we have taken a couple days trips to counties that are not too far from Beaufort. We have traveled through these counties on a number of occasions already, especially Charleston so we looked for some different points of interest that we had not yet experienced. County: Charleston Point of Interest: […]

County: McCormick Point of Interest: Heritage Gold Mine Park From Abbeville we drove back down south to McCormick County and stopped at Heritage Gold Mine Park. Our original intention was to let the girls pan for gems, but we were talked into a mine tour. The big girls found some interesting gems to add to […]

It has been awhile since we last intentionally visited any counties on our family county tour, so we planned a weekend to visit some of the counties located in the western side of South Carolina a couple weeks ago. It was a busy and interesting weekend with learning new information, lots of driving, and having […]