Travel Blogs from Savannah
... proudly broadcast their former status. There is a willful ignorance of the horrors that enabled the plantation lifestyle.
Would, you wonder, Americans – the liberators of Europe - countenance a Recreational Vehicle haven, or perhaps a luxury resort (with golf course) at the site of the Auschwitz concentration camp, with little ‘Arbeit Macht Frei’ fridge magnets for sale in the gift shop?
We entered the South via Virginia, where ...
... used as rice plantations... We were looking for alligators, after about the half way point we were a little disappointed .... not a gator in sight.... We were taking pictures of beautiful birds, butterflies, trees and flowers searching with the binoculars, on the look out for alligators....but alas we were pleasantly surprised, we ended up seeing so many huge alligators...in the water and ...
... story in the movie. There is no actual bus stop on the square and the bench used in the movie is now housed in a museum in Savannah.
As many of you can attest, I could go on forever, but I won't. Savannah was worthy of much more time. It is full of incredible architecture and historical significance. You could spend a week here and barely scratch the surface.
On to St. Augustine.
... was in the mood for steak so I suggested we use my favorite app "Yelp" to find the perfect place. I confidently told them that "Yelp" had never let us down. I chose a steak house which had good reviews. Sadly tonight was not going to be Yelps finest hour. Marcs steak was over cooked and Les and Louise's fish was not cooked at all. On the plus side my beers and burger were quite nice. With my three hungry and angry companions in toe we went out ...
I have been living in the US for 11 years and it's about time some one from my family comes to pay a visit! Can't wait to see my sister Priya on Saturday, May 11. I will be ✈ from Savannah to meet her at JFK, then a 3 hour drive to Hartford, CT where she will be staying for the next ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking