Desoto Beach Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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We spent the weekend in Hilton Head Island. It was warm Friday afternoon of our arrival but we didn't do much as the traffic was heavy. I went to see the new Interstellar movie which was well done. We walked the beach Saturday morning then drove around a little but were limited in access to only 60% of island because we had kayaks on top.
The whole island is developed to blend the natural surroundings with resorts, golf courses, homes, etc. ...
... proud of my honey. Even with his bad knee he climbed the 178 steps to the top. But, it was worth it. You can see the world like never before. What a reward for my Veteran husband, at the very top waving ever so stately the gigantuous USA Flag. They only fly the flag on Veterans week-end......and we were here. The Tybee Lighthouse was built ...
... and got a quick demonstration of why in the old days they called them "roundhouses". Basically the trains back into a turntable of sorts and spins to the position in which the operators would like to direct the train. Obviously there is only room for a couple of cars and the engine car. This way they could stack the various cars and engines in buildings shaped like half moons. After taking a ride where they showed us the repair and restoration facility, we returned to ...
... br> A National Historic Landmark, the stately former residence is now a historic house museum. It boasts a decorative arts collection comprised primarily of Owens family furnishings, along with American and European objects dating from 1750-1830. The site also includes a beautiful English-inspired parterre garden and an original carriage house-which contains one of the earliest intact urban slave quarters in the ...
... in the Spanish army, so they were seen as a potentila threat in /georgia. Unfortunately, this ban only lasted for about 10 years or so.
4. No lawyers! Love that one.
Ended our evening with a drink on a rooftop terrace overlooking the Savannah river with a lightening show to the west. Got to watch a container ship, escorted by two tugs, make its way up river. Quite an impressive sight from that vantage point.