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Jun172015

Savannah, Georgia Historic Buildings, New Hotels

My momma told me years ago she thought I would love Savannah, Georgia. She went to Savannah on a girlfriend’s trip in the late 1990s following the huge success of John Berendt’s novel and Clint Eastwood’s movie, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. Mom knows her son. I love Savannah and that is…

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Mar182015

Celebrating Irish in Savannah, Georgia

When you think of St. Patrick’s Day parades, the U.S. cities of Boston, Chicago and New York probably come to mind. Did you think Savannah, Georgia? Savannah, Georgia has the fourth largest attendance in the USA for its annual St. Patrick’s Day. And with a city population about 150,000, Savannah hosts the largest parade by…

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Jun072014

Hotel Review: Hyatt Regency Savannah

Historic Savannah, Georgia has two Hyatt brand hotels with the older Hyatt Regency Savannah on the riverfront and Andaz Savannah on Ellis Square, two blocks from the river and less than five minutes walk to the Hyatt Regency. Given that both hotels are Hyatt Gold Passport Category 4 hotels for 15,000 point per night, Andaz…

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May182014

Savannah’s ’Crown Jewels’ Monument Squares

The squares of Savannah, Georgia shed plenty of history on the Revolutionary and Civil Wars through monuments and signs. My earlier post described five of the Savannah’s 22 squares from Ellis Square to Chatham Square and Forsyth Park. This post describes the five city squares along Bull Street walking from Forsyth Park back to the riverfront.…

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