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No. 19 Charleston, SC

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This refined city isn’t typically known for runaway bargains, but you can streamline your costs by booking your getaway as a bundled hotel package: check out the city’s CharlestonPackages site for deals with charming extras such as wine festival tickets and carriage tours. You might also get a steal on some denizen’s former treasures: the city ranked in the top five for both antiques and flea markets.

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Best U.S. Cities for Affordable Getaways 2012

No. 19 Charleston, SC

This refined city isn’t typically known for runaway bargains, but you can streamline your costs by booking your getaway as a bundled hotel package: check out the city’s CharlestonPackages site for deals with charming extras such as wine festival tickets and carriage tours. You might also get a steal on some denizen’s former treasures: the city ranked in the top five for both antiques and flea markets.

See all the America’s Favorite Cities survey results!

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Best U.S. Cities for Affordable Getaways 2012

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