This city of 62,000 halfway between Charlotte and Atlanta took a huge hit when its bustling textile manufacturing industry moved overseas in the 1960s. A decade later, then-Mayor Max Heller, a Holocaust refugee from Austria, set about infusing downtown with a European flavor, encouraging foot traffic, shops, and sidewalk cafes. The revitalization started in the 1980s with the construction of a Hyatt Regency and hasn’t stopped since.

This city of 62,000 halfway between Charlotte and Atlanta took a huge hit when its bustling textile manufacturing industry moved overseas in the 1960s. A decade later, then-Mayor Max Heller, a Holocaust refugee from Austria, set about infusing downtown with a European flavor, encouraging foot traffic, shops, and sidewalk cafes. The revitalization started in the 1980s with the construction of a Hyatt Regency and hasn’t stopped since.

Greenville, SC:  This has to be one of the prettiest cities.  Where else can you see this in a park in the middle of downtown?

Greenville, SC: This has to be one of the prettiest cities. Where else can you see this in a park in the middle of downtown?

Falls on the Reedy   Greenville, SC  This is a relaxing and inspiring area of Greenville.  It is a park with a great walking path that connects restaurants, shops and greenspaces!    Greenville, SC

Falls on the Reedy Greenville, SC This is a relaxing and inspiring area of Greenville. It is a park with a great walking path that connects restaurants, shops and greenspaces! Greenville, SC

Tentsile Tree Tents are amazing. These 3-point anchor suspended tents (and hammocks) allow you to camp with a great view and no crawly bugs, wetness or icky ground stuff!

Tentsile Tree Tents are amazing. These 3-point anchor suspended tents (and hammocks) allow you to camp with a great view and no crawly bugs, wetness or icky ground stuff!

Nashville is the country music capital of the world. Some of the biggest names in the industry got their start in this famed southern town. Whether you’re walking along Music Row or catching a show at the Grand Ole Opry, there is always something to do in the capital of Tennessee. Pack No Nashville look […]

Weekend Getaways: Nashville, TN

Nashville is the country music capital of the world. Some of the biggest names in the industry got their start in this famed southern town. Whether you’re walking along Music Row or catching a show at the Grand Ole Opry, there is always something to do in the capital of Tennessee. Pack No Nashville look […]

Liberty Bridge - Greenville South Carolina SC. I live only two hours from here, and this bridge and the park are perfect<3

Liberty Bridge - Greenville South Carolina SC. I live only two hours from here, and this bridge and the park are perfect<3

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