Downtown Greenville South Carolina USA 1
Downtown Greenville’s unique atmosphere, charm and amenities in a smoke-free environment are a treat for anyone who enjoys the finer things in life.
With its many attractions, businesses and cultural stimulation there is something for everyone in the family to take part in and enjoy.
With the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) close at hand it is a destination easily reached from all parts of the country as well as the rest of the world.
For those who enjoy Art and Museums there are the Peace Center for the Performing Arts, the Greenville County Art Museum and a number of private galleries and theatre venues.
For those who prefer outdoor activities there are Falls Park on the Reedy ‘This downtown public garden features the only curved, cantilevered pedestrian suspension bridge in the United States.’
With its waterfall and lovely gardens, ducks to feed on the river and many walking paths one can easily forget that you are in the center of a bustling city. Located along the river there are local artists at work in their galleries. Hotels and restaurants also overlooking the river add to the charm of the City.
For the baseball fans there is Fluor Field in Greenville’s West End.
For the younger set a trip to The Greenville Zoo “Home to the endangered Bornean orangutan and Amur leopard.” could be just the thing to keep the littlest tourist smiling.
Once in Downtown Greenville there is no need for a vehicle as all these attractions, museums and restaurants are within walking distance of the hotels. For those who still wish to ride there are various exciting and interesting modes of transport. Among others there are the horse drawn carriages and the downtown trolley.
With over sixty restaurants, ranging in cuisine from Dutch to Thai, Italian to Greek, there is sure to be something tasty for every palate.
Boutiques and an assortment of specialty shops, most of which are locally owned and operated, offer choices that cannot be found elsewhere.
Besides all the shopping, cultural and outdoor activities, Greenville is also known for the annual events such as Main Street Fridays where one can hear the best in music entertainment performed by local, regional and national talent. Movies under the stars, First Saturday of the month markets where fresh, locally grown produce and flowers can be found and Shakespeare’s plays being performed in the amphitheater in Falls Park.
Whether it’s watching the performing arts, shopping, browsing through art galleries, or enjoying the outdoors, one can be assured that boredom has no place in this City.