Hotels editor Susan O’Keefe is just back from a weekend with her girlfriends in Charleston.

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Charleston packs a punch for a girls weekend getaway. With its eclectic dining scene, chic shops and galleries, and its walkable streets filled with historic homes and English-inspired gardens, the city charms visitors with old-fashioned Southern hospitality. What’s more, Southwest Airlines launches service to Charleston (flight cities have not been announced) next spring. So grab your girlfriends (or your spouse) and put these must-dos on your Charleston intinerary….

See the full list after the jump.

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