• Valentine’s Day in Savannah: A City for Sweethearts

    Valentine's Day in Savannah: A City for Sweethearts   It’s almost like they created Savannah for sweethearts. It’s one of the most magical places in the country to spend a romantic Valentine’s Day weekend.   Time slows down here. After all, this is a town absolutely dripping with romance, filled with oak-lined streets, charming parks and squares, gorgeous fountains, and beautiful homes and gardens. Whether it’s to woo a

    Posted January 10, 2019 | Author : | Category : Savannah Holidays |
  • The Telfair Museums

    Founded in 1883, as a gift to the Georgia Historical Society, the Telfair Museum is the oldest public art museum in the South. Mary Telfair, a prominent Savannah philanthropist, left her house and its furnishings specifically to be used as a museum. The Telfair Museum started out with just Mary Telfair’s house, but over the years has added two other locations: The historic Owens Thomas House & Slave Quarters and the Jepson Center. Each location

    Posted January 3, 2019 | Author : | Category : Savannah Attractions |
  • Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum

    Founded in 1966, the Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum in Savannah is just a few blocks from the Savannah Visitor’s Center and City Market. At 41 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, the museum is on the west edge of the historic city of Savannah. The Ships of Sea Maritime Museum Housed in the historic William Scarbough House, the Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum has nine galleries of maritime artifacts, paintings and ship models. The collections

    Posted January 3, 2019 | Author : | Category : Savannah Attractions |
  • The Talmadge Memorial Bridge

    If you are in downtown Savannah, or heading into Savannah from South Carolina, or from the west on I-16, the Talmadge Memorial Bridge looms up over everything. It’s an impressive sight and quite beautiful. Completed in November 1990, this ‘cable-stayed’ bridge cost over $70.9 million. The Talmadge Memorial Bridge in Savannah replaced the old bridge which, built in 1953, just became too short for the taller and bigger ships needing access to the Port of Savannah.

    Posted January 3, 2019 | Author : | Category : Savannah Attractions |
  • Riverfront Plaza

    If you are visiting Savannah, you have to head down to historic River Street. Facing north, onto the Savannah River, it is a great place to shop, eat and drink and just watch life go by. And the heart of River Street is Rousakis Riverfront Plaza in Savannah. A Quick History of River Street River Street is the river side of the buildings built on Bay Street as part of the warehouses and shipping enterprises along Bay

    Posted January 3, 2019 | Author : | Category : Savannah Attractions |
  • 3 Easy Steps for Planning a Savannah, Ga., Vacation

    3 Easy Steps for Planning a Savannah, Ga., Vacation   Okay, show of hands: Who’s ready for a vacation to Savannah? Anytime you can get away for a weekend or longer, Savannah is the perfect destination. It’s a beautiful city with a rich history, downright decadent restaurants and outdoor adventures. What more could you ask from a vacation getaway? Throw in the nearby Tybee Island

    Posted December 27, 2018 | Author : | Category : Savannah Attractions |
  • Get to Know Savannah, Ga. Golf Courses

    Get to Know Savannah, Ga. Golf Courses   Ready for a golf getaway? How about just a vacation weekend with some golf thrown in? Either way, Savannah golf courses fit your needs to a tee.   Whether a beginner or a regular at your local club, golf in Savannah is sure to please. There are so many great things about Savannah golf, it’s hard to narrow them

    Posted December 19, 2018 | Author : | Category : Parks & Recreation |
  • All the Best Winter Events in Savannah

    All the Best Winter Events in Savannah   Ready for a winter vacation in Savannah? Georgia’s oldest city turns into a wonderland during the winter, with plenty of activities and events during the holidays and after.   After all, our winters are short and offer pleasant temperatures with highs in the low 60s and overnight lows around 40 degrees. That makes winter

    Posted December 5, 2018 | Author : | Category : Savannah Attractions |
  • The BEST Historic Sites in Savannah, Ga.

    The BEST Historic Sites in Savannah, Ga.   For any history buff, Savannah is like hitting the Mother Lode. Discover history at every turn. The cobblestone streets alone feel like stepping back in time.   Savannah is well known for its historic district, named a National Historic Landmark District in 1966. Founded in 1733, it was the first capital of Georgia, and the first city in North American

    Posted November 29, 2018 | Author : | Category : Savannah Attractions |
  • 5 Ways to be “Home for the Holidays” in Savannah

    5 Ways to be "Home for the Holidays" in Savannah   Talk about city sidewalks dressed in holiday style! Savannah is a picture-perfect place to spend time during the Christmas season. It’s already such a beautiful, iconic destination. Add holiday lights, mistletoe and Christmas music and it’s downright Currier and Ives! Make yourself at home. We’ll help with a few suggestions.   First, stroll the streets, browse shop

    Posted November 21, 2018 | Author : | Category : Savannah Attractions |
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