• 8 Great Places for Oysters and Their Best Oyster Dishes

    Fall is traditionally a time of year to savor that most flavorful of shellfish, oysters.   The old wisdom was to only eat oysters in months with an “r” because it was harder to keep them cold during hot summer months before refrigeration. Though that’s no longer the case, many oyster connoisseurs still find them more flavorful in the fall, with a crisper, fuller taste. If you enjoy oysters, you’ll discover plenty of delicious dishes at Savannah’s

    Posted November 1, 2020 | Author | Category Local Dining
  • 8 Favorite Spots for Outdoor Dining in Tybee Island

    When you vacation on Tybee Island, take advantage of the spectacular scenery by dining outdoors as much as possible. There is nothing better than sipping a cocktail and enjoy coastal fare while taking in the gorgeous surroundings that make Tybee Island such a magical destination.   The Back River on Tybee Island is a perfect spot to catch a breathtakingly beautiful sunset. Fortunately, there are a couple of restaurants with outside docks that make great

    Posted August 31, 2020 | Author | Category Local Dining
  • National Beer Lover’s Day: Savannah Craft Beer to Write Home About

    Beer has a long and distinct history in our nation, as well as in Savannah. With National Beer Day set Sept. 7, let’s take a moment to raise a glass to some of the best brews in Georgia’s first city.   The first American brewery started in 1632 in New York City. While Georgia started as a dry colony in 1733, it didn’t take long for the colonists’ throats to get dry. As governor, James

  • Celebrate music with the Savannah Safe Jazz Festival, Sept. 23-27

    The show will go on, though in a little different format with the Savannah-Safe Jazz Festival, set Sept. 23-27.   A full lineup of jazz greats are slated to perform, including Buckwheat Zydeco Jr., Brian Miller, the Dave Potter Quartet, Emmet Cohen Trio, Jazmin Ghent, Latin Caravan and many more. An additional movie night on Sept. 23 includes online streaming of Clint Eastwood’s documentary, “Dave Brubeck: In His Own Sweet Way,” which celebrates the legendary

    Posted August 31, 2020 | Author | Category Nightlife & Entertainment,Savannah Attractions
  • Top 5 Places for Vegan Food

    Dining out on tasty local cuisine is a highlight of any vacation. That’s true for those maintaining a vegan or plant-based lifestyle, too. Thankfully, chefs are creating delicious and creative ways to prepare vegan and plant-based dishes that appeal to any diner.   The Beyond Meat burger at Fox & Fig Cafe gets rave reviews, even from non-vegans. Savannah’s premier plant-based eatery is currently open for take-out and delivery. Take advantage and you won’t be disappointed.

    Posted August 11, 2020 | Author | Category Local Dining
  • Take a Breather with a Labor Day Getaway in Savannah

    Labor Day celebrates the working men and women of America. And, goodness knows, 2020 has been a tough year all around. So, who is ready to take a well-deserved break?   Everyone, right? It’s time to breathe deep. Rest. Relax. Recuperate. Hey, maybe even have a Reset. We’d all go for that.   The upcoming three-day Labor Day holiday gives travelers the perfect opportunity to have an easy-peasy vacation. Set the first Monday in September, this year’s holiday falls

    Posted June 29, 2020 | Author | Category Local Shopping