Trace the early route of trade from Charleston to the Santee Canal, a marvel of engineering known also as America's first superhighway. Hear the tale of the CSS David, a tiny ship that revolutionized naval warfare. Visit several historic churches, and then enter the serene grounds of Mepkin Abbey, a Trappist monastery. Delight in gliding by boat through Cypress Gardens, glorious with springtime.

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