Today, Saint Charles’ riverfront historic district, 13 blocks, is filled with quaint shops and brick-lined streets, quiet places for reflection and creative cuisine that includes American fare, French, Mexican, Italian and Spanish influences. Come stroll the sidewalks, have a glass of wine and shop a wide variety of stores for crafts and antiques. Visit the Greater St. Charles Convention and Visitor’s web site at www.historicstcharles.com.