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Bay Street

Address: Beaufort, SC
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Ranked #7 of 16 Attractions in Beaufort
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Many dining choices. Live music at many establishments. Good watering holes to watch sports games, and/or catch a bite to eat for lunch.

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Savannah, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Put on your walking shoes and get ready to visit quaint stores, touristy stores, restaurants for all budgets - and enjoy the feel of the South.

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Top Contributor
268 reviews 268 reviews
24 attraction reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

A safe place for walking around to window shop and stroll along the water's edge. Complemented by benches, the walk along the water is calming and peaceful. The shops are all local and feature beach themes and galleries. Plenty of restaurants if you desire a bite to eat.

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Bucharest, Romania
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478 reviews 478 reviews
188 attraction reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

With cute shops and restaurants, bars and pubs. This is paralell with the waterfront, which is adorable.

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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53 reviews 53 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

One of the nicest things about downtown Beaufort is the many types of shops and stores with parking very near them. Driving is so easy, although there was a lot of people, which included many locals, who were very friendly. It is a small historic town located on the waterfront, where the boats and draw bridge can be viewed while... More 

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Statesboro, Georgia
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298 reviews 298 reviews
101 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This well-kept, pretty little area is good for an hour or so visit. Some touristy little shops with one or two gems (a couple of restaurants, the Rhett family art store). You'll find similar places with more to do and see in Savannah, Charleston, and other lowcountry towns, but if you want a quieter, less crowded version, this one is... More 

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Houston
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435 reviews 435 reviews
225 attraction reviews
244 helpful votes 244 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

A nice little stroll along Bay Street in Beaufort is quite pleasant with a mixture of local merchants where the local folks shop for everyday needs, and shops tilted toward the tourist trade. There are also a number of very good restaurants that open on Bay Street and have backsides on or overlooking the waterfront park. A nice stop on... More 

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georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Great little downtown with restaurants, shops, art galleries and specialty stores -historic buildings line a gorgeous waterfront. Do a little shopping and then relax at the waterfront park!

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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79 reviews 79 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Good variety of shops and restaurants without walking a long distance. Jewelry and the arts well represented. Not a fan of the pay parking, but then who is, but those who profit from it? Maybe best of all, you are right there at a beautiful water front park. Love this town and its hospitable folks.

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Just walk in and out of the stores. Fell the great Southern charm & hospitality of all the shopkeepers. You will definitely find something you want.

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