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What to pack beginning of April

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What to pack beginning of April

Please could I have some info on what clothes to pack for a trip to the Charleston area the first week of April.

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1. Re: What to pack beginning of April

What will you be doing?

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2. Re: What to pack beginning of April

Hats & sunscreen - spring sun is intense. If it's damp, you'll need chemicals against the gnats. No silk - sunscreen & bug spray ruin it.

Long pants or skirts; evenings are cool so you'll want easy jackets or wraps. Comfortable walking shoes, low-heeled dress shoes for evening. Leave the Tevas and fannypacks at home.

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3. Re: What to pack beginning of April

Weather is variable then.... could be highs around 80 or in the 50's.

Check weather reports no further out than 1 week before your trip and make some decisions on clothing then.

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4. Re: What to pack beginning of April

I suppose we will be sightseeing mainly. By the way what is a tevas???

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Good pair of walking shoes would be on my list if I were you. Something comfortable and sturdy (the sidewalks and streets are very old so they are bumpy, have cracks, uneven etc)

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Dressy casual will be appropriate most anywhere you go. Bring a jacket, possibly a rain jacket. Comfortable shoes. Slacks, capris, skirts for ladies, slacks, sportshirts, polo/golf shirts for gents.

Tevas are those sandals w/black rubber soles and Velcro straps.

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7. Re: What to pack beginning of April

LOL- about the tevas and fanny packs!

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8. Re: What to pack beginning of April

LOL- about the tevas and fanny packs!

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9. Re: What to pack beginning of April

My daughters birthday is during the first week of April and we NEVER arrange an outside party because it's usually too chilly.

Bring light layered clothing : Blouse or T-shirt's with cardigans ( Light cashmere or cotton - not heavy woolen knit), jeans and or cotton weight pants and a light weight rain proof jacket, so you'll be prepared.

Remember, we wear brighter colors here in the South ... so bring Spring bright colors with you... greens, aqua blues, salmons and corals ... you get the idea, so you"ll blend in nicely.

Shoes, bring comfy shoes for walking around (tennis shoes) during the daytime, plus shoes for your evening entertainments.

Hope this helps

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10. Re: What to pack beginning of April

Thank you for all the handy tips and info. We are looking forward to celebrating my birthday in Charleston the first week of April.