Desoto Beach Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Tybee Island
... to walk in the footsteps of those who first arrived in this area.
Historic Downtown Savannah, Savannah, Georgia. Savannah was spared the devastation that Atlanta experienced during General Sherman's Civil War "March to the Sea", that culminated in December of 1864. It was Sherman's "Christmas present" to President Lincoln! One can experience a real abundance of old colonial mansions that date back to the mid 1800's. The city was laid out ...
... we were looking for alligator signs as we paddled along, we later read that not only do they hibernate, they are freshwater creatures found in the lagoons rather than the salt marshes. There are ducks and wading birds; the egret are elegant, and the bufflehead ducks crisp in their black and white attire. Emily even saw a swimming raccoon when she took the lead through the channel towards the bridge.
We tried to pull a fast one on Michael; ...
... as a warning not to even bother ordering if you are concerned about your caloric intake. Kara ordered the Snickers Martini, I ordered the Twinkie (which came with a full Twinkie attached to the rim), Adhara got the Rice Krispie, and Kasia ordered the PB&J. All of them were phenomenal, and it was amusing watching all of the other patrons staring over at us wondering what the hell we were drinking. I’m so happy we decided to go back, as it ...
... He pulls up just as the house comes into view. He stands up, turns around and gestures widely.
"This is the slay-ves ceme-tary", he explains, sits down and the tractor and cart pull away. We circle the house without further comment from Joe, who points out the owners’ cemetery on the way back.
At eight o’clock in the evening Joe is still bustling about. Refilling gas bottles. Spraying a a small section of lawn where someone claims to ...
... is equipped with a first order lens. It's survived an unnamed hurricane in 1871 ( we started naming hurricanes with lady names in 1953). It was bruised by the Charleston earthquake in 1886, but survived. Fun Fact: electricity was added in 1933. Tybee Lighthouse is a functional, automated navigational aid.
Tybee and the Savannah area is a great getaway. ...