On The Green – Savannah Golf Courses and Clubs

August 26th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Savannah golf courses and clubsLooking to get in a few holes or more during your Savannah getaway? No problem! There are a wide selection of Savannah golf courses to choose from, so grab your clubs and let’s go!

You knew Savannah had a lot of history, shopping, food, and entertainment to offer its visitors – but how about golfing?

Actually, Savannah offers an unparalleled selection of private country club communities and public golf courses. Consequently, if you’re a fan of the sport, you should definitely make a round of golf a priority during your Savannah vacation.

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Soak Up Some Suds On A Savannah Brewery Tour!

August 15th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

In the past 20 years, craft brewing has taken America by storm. Savannah is no exception and taking a Savannah brewery tour is a great way to get in on this fun and delicious trend!

Since the mid 90’s, the number of breweries in the U.S. has quadrupled, with well over 4,000 breweries in operation. Most of that activity is craft breweries (also known as microbreweries). Consequently, craft brewery tourism is up – and why not?

Savannah has its own craft beer community and, therefore, some craft breweries to visit! A Savannah brewery tour is a great way to introduce yourself to a new beer or a new region. Craft Brewers tend to enjoy showing folks around their works and offering tasters. There’s nothing quite like sharing your labor of love with others!

The best news is that not one of these craft breweries is more than ten minutes from our Savannah B&B. This means you can enjoy them without going too far out of your way! Our convenient location in the downtown historic district makes this true for most of Savannah’s attractions.

Therefore, we’ve put together a list of Savannah craft breweries that you can visit and enjoy samples at. Cheers!

Enjoy A Savannah Brewery Tour

Coastal Empire Beer Co.
79 Ross Rd
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Savannah Brewery Tour - Coastal Empire Brewing CoCoastal Empire Beer Co. has been brewing since 2011. They brew a wide variety of beer styles, including year-round staples and daring seasonals.

Tours are encouraged and available Thursdays and Fridays from 5pm to 8pm, and Saturdays from 1pm to 4pm.

Moon River Brewing Company
21 W. Bay Street
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Savannah Brewery Tour - Moon River Brewing CoMoon River Brewing Company operates a popular Savannah brewpub and makes its own beer on the premises. They don’t offer tours but a visit to their brewpub is almost as good. Be sure to try some of their many beers and be sure to save room for their delicious kitchen menu! Don’t miss a chance to sit in their Beer Garden, which they open up when the weather permits.

Service Brewing Co.
574 Indian St.
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Savannah Brewery Tour - Service Brewing CoService Brewing Co. is a veteran-owned and operated craft brewery dedicated to honoring those that have put their lives at risk for their country. Brewing a wide selection of beers, Service Brewing prides themselves on locally sourced ingredients. Stop in to their tasting room for a taste and a tour!

Tour times: Thursdays and Fridays from 5:30pm to 7:30pm, Saturdays 2pm to 4pm.

Southbound Brewing Company
107 E Lathrop Ave
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Savannah Brewery Tour - Southbound Brewing CoSouthbound Brewing Company opened their doors in 2013 and have been tantalizing taste buds ever since. A production brewery, they offer a number of main and tasty seasonal brews.

Half-hour tours are available Wednesday through Friday, 5:30pm to 7:30pm and Saturday between 2pm and 4pm.

 

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Explore Savannah’s Historic Harper Fowlkes House

July 25th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Harper Fowlkes HouseTake a fascinating journey back in time with a tour of Savannah’s lesser known Harper Fowlkes House, built in 1842!

Renovations, disputes, and a continual changing of hands informed the history of this home until it was purchased by Alida Harper Fowlkes in 1939, who lived here until her death in 1985. During her ownership, the house was renovated and filled with art and antiques.

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Raise a Glass at Savannah Craft Brew Fest 2016

July 15th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Savannah Craft Brew Fest 2016More than 150 different, world-class craft beers, ciders, and even meads from 60 different breweries will be on hand at this year’s Savannah Craft Brew Fest, scheduled for Labor Day Weekend, September 3rd, 2016.

As America’s love for craft brewed beer continues to grow, so do events like the Savannah Craft Brew Fest. Each year, Savannah’s craft beer festival draws more attendees, more vendors, and more craft beers.

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Hollywood in Georgia – Tour Savannah Movie Locations

June 24th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Tour Savannah Movie LocationsIt’s exciting and easy to tour Savannah movie locations because so many films, big and small, have been shot here!

Savannah is known for its rich history and lush beauty – not just by tourists and locals but by film studios, too. The historic city has been in many films, both as a setting and a character. From Forrest Gump to Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, there are many places in Savannah that are familiar to movie buffs.

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Glide Around Town on a Savannah Segway Tour!

June 17th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Enjoy a Savannah Segway Tour!Planning a Savannah getaway this summer but tired of the same old tour routine? Why not discover the city on a Savannah Segway tour?

With a vibrant, active city as old and rich in history as Savannah, there’s an awful lot to see and do. You can get around to the the sites lots of different and conventional ways – self-guided walking, driving, and bicycle tours, horse-drawn carriage tours, trolley and bus tours – but for a really unique experience you could try a Savannah Segway tour!

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Explore Savannah’s Historic District

May 27th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Savannah's Historic DistrictSavannah’s Historic District, one of the largest National Historic Landmark Districts in the United States, is one of the main reasons people give for coming to the country’s loveliest city – but what will you find here that’s so appealing?

Savannah was established in 1733, making it the oldest city in the state of Georgia. Savannah was also Georgia’s first state capital and a strategic port city in both the American Revolution and the Civil War. Add all this together with Savannah’s continued importance as an industrial center and seaport and you know it’s got to have a rich history – and that’s Savannah’s Historic District.

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Discover Georgia’s Fort Pulaski National Monument

May 14th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Fort Pulaski National MonumentHistory buffs and outdoor fans alike will enjoy a visit to Fort Pulaski National Monument, a site rich in history as well as opportunities for outdoor recreation.

Georgia’s Fort Pulaski, preserved for your discovery at Fort Pulaski National Monument on Cockspur Island between Savannah and Tybee Island, was completed in 1847 after eighteen years of construction, as part of the coastal fortifications ordered by President James Madison after the War of 1812.

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Enjoy a Romantic Savannah Riverboat Cruise

April 25th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Enjoy a romantic Savannah Riverboat cruise!One fascinating, romantic, and even educational way to see the historic city of Savannah is from the river on a Savannah riverboat cruise!

There are lots of wonderful ways to soak up the ambience and culture of America’s most historic and beautiful city, Savannah, Georgia. Touring historic sites and museums, enjoying shops and galleries, attending one of the many annual events or festivals, dining, dancing – but for a truly unparalleled experience, all visitors should try a Savannah riverboat cruise.

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Attend Savannah Blues Weekend 2016!

April 18th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Savannah Blues Weekend 2016If you’ve a taste for southern blues, smooth jazz, and sweet and sticky barbecue then you wont want to miss the fourth annual Blues, Jazz & BBQ Festival during Savannah Blues Weekend 2016, scheduled for June 3rd and 4th!

Four years in, the annual Blues, Jazz & BBQ Festival, a major part of Savannah Blues Weekend 2016, is just getting bigger and more popular, drawing crowds of locals and visitors to Savannah’s beautiful River Street for two days of great music, food, art, fireworks and – of course – shopping!

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