The state of South Carolina is found in the southeast of the United States. Columbia is the states capital and largest city. Eleven interstate highways as well as a multitude of US Routes pass through South Carolina, giving easy access to SC towns and cities as well as to neighbouring states. Car hire in South Carolina is the best way to discover the state. Visit the famous Fort Sumter where the first shots were fired that started the American Civil War, and spend a relaxing day at Myrtle Beach which has 60 miles of beautiful sand.