Explore Maritime History At Savannah’s Ships of the Sea Museum!

April 28th, 2017 by Corey Edwards

Savannah's Ships of The Sea Museum

Are you a fan of maritime history, maritime art, historical boats, or miniatures and models? If you said yes to any of those questions, Savannah’s Ships of the Sea Museum is right up your alley!

The Ships of the Sea Museum’s extensive collection includes antiques, paintings, and custom crafted models of important ships from history. The museum’s principal focus is Atlantic trade and travel between England and America during the 18th and 19th centuries.

While the museum’s galleries include a fascinating collection of maritime paintings and artifacts, the real draw is the models. The Ships of the Sea Museum commissioned most of the models in its collection. All the models are exceptionally detailed, hand-crafted, and one-of-a-kind. (more…)

Take A Trip Back To Colonial Savannah At Wormsloe Historic Site

December 23rd, 2016 by Corey Edwards

Savannah's Wormsloe Historic SiteSavannah’s Wormsloe Historic Site, located on the Isle of Hope, is almost as old as the city, and is still owned by the family that built it in the mid-1730s!

Savannah is Georgia’s oldest city, having been established in 1733. Wormsloe Historic Site is only a couple of years older and the tabby ruin on the Wormsloe Plantation is the oldest standing structure in Savannah. (more…)

On The Green – Savannah Golf Courses and Clubs

August 26th, 2016 by Corey 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. (more…)

Explore Savannah’s Historic Harper Fowlkes House

July 25th, 2016 by Corey 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. (more…)

Hollywood in Georgia – Tour Savannah Movie Locations

June 24th, 2016 by Corey 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. (more…)

Glide Around Town on a Savannah Segway Tour!

June 17th, 2016 by Corey 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! (more…)

Explore Savannah’s Historic District

May 27th, 2016 by Corey 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. (more…)

Discover Georgia’s Fort Pulaski National Monument

May 14th, 2016 by Corey 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. (more…)

Enjoy a Romantic Savannah Riverboat Cruise

April 25th, 2016 by Corey 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. (more…)

The National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

March 25th, 2016 by Corey Edwards

The National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air ForceThe National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force is dedicated to preserving the history and stories of the “greatest air armada of all time,” the Eighth Air Force Division, which was activated in Savannah, just 53 days after the attack on Pearl Harbor. (more…)

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