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1. Battery, The: A nickname for Battery Park in Charleston.  
2. Drayton Hall: Built between 1738 and 1742, Drayton Hall is the oldest preserved plantation house in America that is open to the p...  
3. Holy City, The: A nickname for Charleston based on the many churches in the city.  
4. Chuck Town: A nickname for Charleston, SC.  
5. Coke: What many of the locals call a soda. When you order a drink (Mountain Dew, Coca-cola, Pepsi, etc.), you just ask fo...  
6. Hugo'd: Referring to something that was damaged or destroyed during Hurricane Hugo in 1989. The hurricane made landfall as ...  
7. Lady in Black: A nickname for Darlington Raceway  
8. Track to Tough to Tame, The: A nickname for Darlington Raceway  
9. Middle Child Photography: At Middle Child Photography, we marry your unique style with our creativity. From fun and funky engagement shoots t...
10. Salon Couture: The highly-rated Salon Couture in Charleston, SC is well equipped with both the expertise and the infrastructure ne...
11. Saffrons Catering & Delivery: Catering, Caterer, Wedding Catering, Event Catering, Corporate Catering, Catering Service , Catering Company , Spec...
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13. Chastain's Septic Tank Cleaning: Septic Tank Repair, Septic Tank Cleaning, Septic Tank, Porta Johns Rentals, Septic Tank Inspections, Septic System ...
14. Nail Bar: Nail Salon, Manicure, Pedicure, Acrylic Nails, Gel Nails, Sns Nails, Waxing, Nail Bar, Full Sets , Wedding Nails
15. The Bridal Path: Wedding Gowns, Wedding Dresses, Bridesmaids Gowns, Bridal Shoes, Tuxedo Rentals, Debutante Dresses, Bridal Shop, Tu...
 
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1. This isn't actually Spanish, and isn't pronounced as such. It's actually an old Southern word for laundromat and it's pronounced "wash-uh-TEER-ee-uh", more like how you'd say the English "cafeteria", and not in some Latin way.

2. Another name for a laundromat, taken from Houston's rich "Spanglish" vernacular.

Summer tourists who visit South Jersey beaches and boardwalks for a short time, usually not more than a day. The original "shoobies" brought what they needed for the day in shoeboxes.

The Tuesday night special at Wando's Bar on University Avenue. It features $1 beers as well as trays of free bacon. It was made famous by ESPN broadcaster Scott Van Pelt during his radio show. Van Pelt had visited Madison and ended up at Bacon Night, where he became smitten with the concept of free bacon.

An old, experienced Alaskan, the opposite of cheechako

Montana is known as the "Last Best Place" to locals. After the Unabomber, Ted Kaczynski, was captured in a remote cabin outside Lincoln, Montana, Montana became pretty popular in the media as a great hiding place. People were actually printing t-shirts with an outline of the state of Montana, a depiction of Ted Kaczynski's headshot with his unkempt hair, as well as the "Last Best Place" mantra with the word "hiding" scribbled in between 'best' and 'place.'