Real Local

To really know a city, you need to see it through the eyes of locals. That's why we've teamed up with four of our favorite locals to give you their insider perspectives on what to do in South Carolina's capital city.

Meet Lynn Luc

Behind the @GoCola Instagram, Lynn is used to showcasing Columbia's things to do. Read all about her ultimate weekend.

Meet Anthony Goldman

From parks to al fresco dining, Anthony gives you an insider's list for the outdoor adventurer.

Meet Vanessa Bialobreski

Vanessa knows Columbia's food scene in and out. Read on for her can't-miss list of eateries and attractions.

Meet Shanika Pichey

Shanika and her two kids take over Columbia with classic and out-of-the-box ideas for a family trip.

Trip Ideas

Dive in to these itineraries full of our locals' favorite spots throughout the Columbia region.

Experience Columbia SC

Ready to learn more? Dive in to all that Columbia offers with our neighborhoods guide, calendar of events, or list of restaurants.