If you were away the day your geography teacher told your class where Columbia is situated, don't worry. With a little help from us, you'll find it on your map in no time!
Head 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the south from Charlotte, a significant city, and you'll reach Columbia, the capital of South Carolina.
It shouldn't be difficult to make new acquaintances in this part of South Carolina Midlands. It's home to around about 130,000 locals.
After a day of wandering the streets of Columbia, there's nothing more satisfying than coming home to a cozy room and an inviting bed. The Hyatt Place Columbia/Downtown/The Vista and Hilton Columbia Center are a few of Travelocity's best accommodations.
Allen University has long been a hotbed for fresh ideas, groundbreaking research and future leaders. See if it's possible to stroll through its historic halls and learn about its achievements during a guided tour. Want some more options? Are you into art? Take in fascinating works and try to figure out the meaning behind them at Columbia Museum of Art. But that's not all there is. History has infinite lessons to teach us. Drink in the knowledge and gain an insight into the past at South Carolina State Museum.