Learn about Charleston
It’s difficult to imagine a city more romantic than Charleston, West Virginia. Couples who are tying the knot in this city enjoy a backdrop of narrow streets and old-fashioned streetlamps that still dot the historic downtown. A little farther out, a riverside wedding enjoys views of the wide Kanawha River, with the characteristic ironwork bridge stretching across. Any couple searching for historic charm in this mid-sized city will find it - there’s a collage of buildings and churches dating from various periods, including a healthy assortment of 1930s art deco buildings, and an outdoor wedding is likely to enjoy the lovely backdrop of the golden dome of the State Capitol building peeking above the trees. With about 50,000 inhabitants, this city may feel calm and cozy, but there are plenty of vibrant arts and music festivals throughout the year - this artists and musicians are sure to have a lot of personality to add to a Charleston wedding.