Beautiful pre-Revolutionary and antebellum homes stand gracefully among moss-draped oaks in this pretty old port town. In fact, you can see nearly 200 restored buildings in the city's historic district. Start your stay with a walk along the peaceful harbor at Waterfront Park—it's a good place to linger for a while. There are several restaurants nearby, as well as boat and carriage tours, should you need a break.
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