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Address: Beaufort, SC
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Bay Street has several quaint shops & art gallery's. It was fun to wander. Also many restaurants to choose from.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed just looking around at a few of the galleries. And we really enjoyed gelato at a nearby coffeshop. Other than that, we weren't blown away by Bay Street.

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Seattle
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Bay Street has several quaint shops & art gallery's. It was fun to wander. Also many restaurants to choose from.

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Louisville, Kentucky, United States
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63 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This is a great place to take a walk by the water just steps from the center of town. Be sure to catch a sunset

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Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Bay Street offers plenty of local flavor. It seems like mostly local businesses and restaurants. It is wonderful to wander in the many gift shops and clothing stores. We often take a day trip to Beaufort just to wander down Bay Street.

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I have lived here thirteen years and still think this would be a great place to visit. Great restaurants, neat stores, and so much history.

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Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I love small towns with on street parking and little shops you cant find anywhere else. I do think they could have been open during the summer hours a little later on sundays

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Ormond Beach, Florida
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Stroll this beautiful street in Historic Downtown.. Historic homes, unique shops, art & antique galleries, restaurants, cafes.. all steps from the relaxing Waterfront Park. A Must Do.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Beaufort is a great old southern town which is little impacted by the Marines at Paris Island. The main commercial part of bay street is south of the bridge heading out to the beaches, and runs about 4 or 5 blocks. North on Bay Street is residential and south the bay has a tree lined shore with beautiful old southern... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Love Bay Street, from the beautiful historic homes, to the spanish mossed draped trees, to the shops and restaurants and the beautiful Waterfront Park. The only thing to dislike about Bay Street is that the shops close very early, and if you leave a restaurant at night looking to do a little browsing or shopping, you'll be out of luck,... More 

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Saint Matthews, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

do what you like. great homes to look at...old southern...history. swim, hike, explore. all the greatness of the sea and more. little surprises on some nights. bands and etc.

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Address: Beaufort, SC
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort

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