Travel Blogs from Savannah
... back to Savannah and took the trolley again but this time got off at a few places to walk around. Savannah is a beautiful city with many squares or parks throughout the city.
We are heading to Charleston, SC tomorrow and are keeping watch on the weather. It should be on the cold side but not as cold as a little north where there is lots of snow.
On the road again following our Christmas hiatus, and enjoying the seafood at Tubby's on the river near Savannah. S is picturesque as ever and well worth a stop if you can find a place to park. The 70 degree day brought out a hoard of other tourists. Now it's time to fix up and restock the camper at Gary's in Statsboro and then head for the music scene in ...
... it was incredibly too familiar...we were back at the same bus stop I had just got on at half an hour ago...the bus was going in circles!!! With only 1 bus every 2 hours and the last bus supposedly already passed I crossed my fingers we were actually headed for home this time.
About 40 minutes later we finally arrived and, relieved, I scurried home! The next morning I had a 7am bus back to Charleston in preparation for my flight to New Orleans
... and I commented expertly on the tobacco fields lining the road. These turned out to be soy bean fields, but no matter. We bought peanuts at twice the supermarket price at a little roadside shop, Mrs Henry engaging the shop owner in conversation about Joh Bjelke Petersen and the peanut industry in Kingaroy, Queensland, more generally.
“Maaah, aaah had no aaah dear Oz-tria was a pee nut proh dooser, is that a fact, yes, indee-dee”, responded ...
... the aircon.
Yesterday was seriously hot in Savannah. You know the heat that doesn't let off in the shade, that has you sweating as soon as you leave a building and any breeze feels like you've opened an oven door. 34 degrees C and humidity about 75%.
Which didn't make our trolley tour too much fun. Similar to our trolley in Hawaiii we travelled around the Historic District on an open air trolley checking out the sights. ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking