America's Happiest Seaside Towns | 1. Beaufort, South Carolina | This town is a fun stop over a bit off of 95~cute shops, restaurants on the water and some nice art galleries and my husband had to go BC his favorite movie "The Big Chill" was filmed here..

Beaufort, South Carolina | The curving, tidal Beaufort River wraps around the 303-year-old downtown and offers up terrific scenery in most directions.

30 things to do in Beaufort South Carolina

Coastal Cottage Dreams: Beaufort. One of my fave towns in South Carolina!

50 Things to Do in Beaufort, SC | Visit Beaufort South Carolina | Official Beaufort Website

5. Beaufort, South Carolina. Impressive antebellum architecture. Beaufort was chosen 'Best Small Southern Town' by Southern Living magazine.

Sunrise, Hunting Island State Park, out side Beaufort, SC. You can camp right over the dunes.

beaufort, south carolina | Beaufort S.C.'s downtown marina at sunset. It was proclaimed the ...

Dr. Joseph Johnson House, "The Castle". 411 Craven Street, Beaufort South Carolina. Built Circa 1859-1861.

Habersham Beaufort, South Carolina - I love this picture...could be titled "4th of July in the USA"

A lovely white cottage in Midtown Square, Beaufort, South Carolina. | Best Planned Community Winner | SouthernLiving.com

Hunting Island State Park, Beaufort, South Carolina #14 of trip advisor's top 25 beaches in US 2013 Camping East Coast Vacation possibility?

A stylish blue house sits at 1609 Prince Street in Midtown Square, Beaufort, South Carolina. (Photo: Photo: J. Savage Gibson)

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The Rhett House, Beaufort, South Carolina. In this home, the CSA was born.

The Beaufort Inn in Beaufort, South Carolina

This charming 2-bedroom cottage in Beaufort, South Carolina, is notable for being the first one-room schoolhouse built in the area in the mid-1800s.