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South Carolina's "Beautiful Places"


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Maybe this is a bad idea, but I'd like to have a place to share pics of our fair state. Threads in each city's subforum are wonderful, but this way we can truly appreciate the state's different areas by having them side by side in one thread...

If this is not needed then feel free to close it and I shall continue hunting through subforums... Otherwise, come on y'all and share what you've got! :)

I'll start off with a couple of shots of my hometown, Greenville:

Augusta Street Retail in the Historic West End:

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One of many old buildings in the West End that have been given a second chance:

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Bowater's Headquarters at Camperdown and Falls Streets:

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Great pics, guys. I don't have any of Fort Mill, tornadoalley. Maybe somebody else does. Oh, and welcome to urbanplanet.

You guys are quick! Thanks for the warm welcome. Trying to get as many facts about your great state as I can. We will be there Sept'06 to visit and to look around and maybe even buy :yahoo:

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You guys are quick! Thanks for the warm welcome. Trying to get as many facts about your great state as I can. We will be there Sept'06 to visit and to look around and maybe even buy :yahoo:

What places are you planning to visit? If your planning to visit Greenville during labor day weekend, be prepared for a ton of people due to the u.s. pro cycling championship being here that weekend. :thumbsup:

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What places are you planning to visit? If your planning to visit Greenville during labor day weekend, be prepared for a ton of people due to the u.s. pro cycling championship being here that weekend. :thumbsup:

OPPS! Yep! Fort Mill, Waxhaw, and Davidson, NC Thanks for the heads up.

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A photo from part of the Cancer Survivors' Park, in downtown Greenville:

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Saint George's Greek Orthodox Cathedral, in downtown Greenville, with the Italian-style Villagio di Montebello tucked away on the slopes of Piney Mountain and and with Paris Mountain in the background:

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Falls Park on the Reedy, in downtown Greenville:

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Here's some more Beautiful places in SC--

Downtown Greenville- the City Center as seen from the West End

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Just across the NC state line, this is lake Jocassee and the SC mountains

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Once again, Lake Jocassee

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With a little contrast and brightness altering, here's a better view

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SC Mountains- Oconee County

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Here's some more Beautiful places in SC--

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Just across the NC state line, this is lake Jocassee and the SC mountains

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Lake Jocassee is completely located in South Carolina. I assume you meant to say were standing in North Carolina when you shot this, right? Jocassee is definitely one of the most beautiful lakes in the nation. Devil's Fork State Park is a great place to begin enjoying the beauty and fun around that area. :shades:

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Lake Jocassee is completely located in South Carolina. I assume you meant to say were standing in North Carolina when you shot this, right? Jocassee is definitely one of the most beautiful lakes in the nation. Devil's Fork State Park is a great place to begin enjoying the beauty and fun around that area. :shades:

haha, it sounded right when i typed it. :rofl: Yea, this was taken from the beautiful Whitewater Falls in NC. pretty much everything you see is good ole SC.

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haha, it sounded right when i typed it. :rofl: Yea, this was taken from the beautiful Whitewater Falls in NC. pretty much everything you see is good ole SC.

And Whitewater Falls is practically on the NC/SC border, so definitely most of this shot is of SC, except maybe a few leaves in the foreground. :lol:

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Here's some more Beautiful places in SC--

Downtown Greenville- the City Center as seen from the West End

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Just across the NC state line, this is lake Jocassee and the SC mountains

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Once again, Lake Jocassee

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With a little contrast and brightness altering, here's a better view

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SC Mountains- Oconee County

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Beautiful pictures GvilleSC, they take me back to my hiking trips in the Bad Creek Project. South Carolina has some most excellent mountains!

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More beautiful places:

Greenville's oldest church, Christ Church. It is the foot of the cross that downtown's 5 original churches form--

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Autumn in rural Upcountry South Carolina. Pickens County--

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Clemson University's Tillman Hall at night--

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Across the state, DeBordieu Colony's beach front. Georgetown County--

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I enjoyed those photos ^^^. I'm glad to have pictures included from outside the upstate, especially from one of South Carolina's other "big" cities. Someone is quite handy with a camera. Now Charleston needs to step it up... :whistling:

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Those are some beautiful photos of Columbia, even if borrowed from the CVB web site. :thumbsup: I'd love to see more photos of Columbia here and even see a Columbia POTD thread in their Forum. There are so many beautiful places in the state of South Carolina and, as beautiful as Greenville is, I'd prefer to see images from elsewhere in the state sometimes.

Let's see some Lowcountry pics, too, y'all! Bring your A Game! :shades:

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Those are some beautiful photos of Columbia, even if borrowed from the CVB web site. :thumbsup: I'd love to see more photos of Columbia here and even see a Columbia POTD thread in their Forum. There are so many beautiful places in the state of South Carolina and, as beautiful as Greenville is, I'd prefer to see images from elsewhere in the state sometimes.

Let's see some Lowcountry pics, too, y'all! Bring your A Game! :shades:

I can take some of the MUSC hospital construction from my apartment window if anyone wants to see them. :rofl:

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