Hampton Inn Savannah - Historic District
Travel Blogs from Savannah
Our drive down the 17 was easy, apart from the massive thunderstorm that we ran into about half way down the highway. The rain was so heavy that we couldn't see more than a few meters in front of us... Us and rain on a travelling day - at least it's not when we want to walk around. We made one quick stop at an outlet mall between Charleston and …
... the trolley here and walked around many of the streets looking at all the different houses.
This house has mirrors out the front. They were put there for when ladies visited, they could check their hoop dresses to make sure they were sitting perfectly before they entered the home.
Forsyth Park is where the locals still play all their sports, walk their dogs, go to concerts and just generally ...
... there was a few holes in the canvas awning, we better move inside. Just as we sat at our new table, there was a huge bolt of lightning and m************ of thunder and it was on. The wind started, the rain started and we had a full on storm. People out on the balcony scattered as they were getting soaked. By the time they were all settled inside, the storm was over. There was lots of puddles and little ...
... that, we were in the middle of the beautiful New Teakettle River. And within a very few minutes, low tide was upon us and our stern was in mud! Unless you have experienced it, you cannot believe how quickly these tides shift. We scrambled to the bow and tried to pull on the anchor rope to reduce the scope and swing. Given that Calliope weighs 66 tons, you can guess how much we moved. Not much. But, by the time we had worn ourselves out pulling on the anchor line, the tide had risen and ...
... drove through Daytona Beach, Jacksonville, and finally Savannah, Ga. We stopped to eat at a hamburger place called Krystal that are all over the place. Thought we would check it out. It turned out to be sliders, just like White Castle! It was great. Will be hitting them up again. Our plan was to head north towards the Great Smoky Mountains, and Gatlinburg, but with this winter storm ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility