Category Archives: Best of Savannah

September All Aboard! Head to the Georgia State Railroad Museum

For all you train enthusiasts out there, get ready for an experience of a lifetime. When you come to stay with us at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn, you will have the opportunity to explore and discover the Georgia State Railroad Museum! Guest will enjoy close up views of the fully operational turntable as they learn about the many historic railcars and rolling stock on display, and so much more. Head on over to the Georgia State Railroad Museum and learn more about Savannah’s rich and vibrant history. Here are a few things to know about the Georgia State Railroad Museum. Housed in the former Central of Georgia Railway Roundhouse and … Continue reading

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The 2014 Savannah Food & Wine Festival

Do you enjoy delicious cuisine paired with a divine wine selection? Then mark your calendar for the best event in the south. The 2014 Savannah Food & Wine features appearances from celebrity chefs from around the Southeast. This is an event any food and wine connoisseur won’t want to miss! We here at Presidents Quarters want you to experience the best of the Savannah Food & Wine festival. Here are a few things to know about the festival. On Saturday November 15, the Savannah Food & Wine Festival offers a fantastic event featuring food from the best spots in town, hundreds of free wines, spirits, Belgium beers with free unlimited … Continue reading

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Savannah Craft Brew Fest 2014

For all the beer enthusiasts out there, get ready for an event created with you in mind. On August 30, Savannah, Georgia, will be holding a Fest full of cool and rich flavored Craft Brews. Lift your spirits at one of the greatest events in the historic southern city, the Savannah Craft Brew Fest 2014. Sip on your favorite beer while munching on some of the most scrumptious food. Come stay with us at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn and make unforgettable memories! Here’s all you need to know about the Savannah Craft Brew Fest 2014! Showcasing two-ounce unlimited sampling of craft beers from around the world, the Savannah Craft Brew … Continue reading

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6 Things You Must Do in Savannah this Summer

Savannah is full of great summer activities, from exploring the historic downtown to wandering through century old cemeteries. With so many things to choose from, it can be difficult deciding which ones are worth your time! Come stay at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn and check out 6 awesome activities you must experience in Savannah. You won’t be disappointed! 1. Bonaventure Cemetery The idea of wandering through a cemetery may sound a little morbid; however, recent visitors agree that a visit to Bonaventure Cemetery is a must. As you wander through the cemetery, keep your eyes open for the tombstones of such celebrities as poet Conrad Aiken. On the eastern edge of … Continue reading

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Your Savannah Shopping Guide

Whether you’re on a quest for fashionable clothing or handmade candy, Savannah offers an endless source of shops within a fingertips’ reach. Take an afternoon and stroll through the historic downtown to find the hidden gems of local antiques and sweet Savannah style. Shop in all of Savannah’s downtown hot spots, from the locals’ favorites to our visitors’ must-see sites. Use this Savannah shopping guide to help you know exactly where to go. The Salt Table – 51 Barnard Street A Savannah original, The Salt Table is a fantastic shop with a large variety of salts, teas and more. Featuring free tasting samples of hundreds of different seasonings, sugars, dips, blends, … Continue reading

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8 Free Things to do in Savannah

Many times cost is a determining factor on what activities you can do on vacation. Cost can actually help decide if you can even go on vacation at all. For those looking for a low-budget getaway, Savannah can provide exactly that. You can have an amazing vacation and keep your bank account padded when you experience these 8 free things to do in Savannah. Here they are in alphabetical order. — 1. Bonaventure Cemetery Bonaventure Cemetery is Savannah’s most famous cemetery with several famous figures buried there. Among those buried are poet Conrad Aiken, Academy Award winner Johnny Mercer, and Georgia’s first governor Edward Telfair. The beautiful landscape is said … Continue reading

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10 Savannah Nightlife Attractions

Country music star Tim McGraw was on to something with the following lyrics from his hit song Southern Girl. “If you’ve ever seen Savannah heat up when the stars come out. Well, then fellas, come on, you know what I’m talkin’ about.” So what is he talking about? It’s safe to assume that Tim is talking about the vibrant Savannah nightlife. With numerous bars, clubs, and pubs, Savannah boasts the 16th-best nightlife in the country according to Travel + Leisure. Nightlife options abound in Savannah, but here are 10 of the best local spots to visit, in no particular order. — 1. The Pirates’ House – 20 East Broad Street … Continue reading

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Savannah Boat Tours that Satisfy All Adventurous Addictions

To call Savannah, GA, a historic town is really an understatement of sorts. The city is completely based upon its history, which is evident in the fact that the Savannah Historic District has been deemed a National Historic Landmark by the National Park Service. With that, it seems obvious that there are plenty of fun summer trips that you could take by foot or by trolley to experience the history. But what if you could experience the town from a different angle? If walking around or riding in a trolley isn’t quite your pace, then you must experience one of the Savannah boat tours. You’ll experience some adventure by sea when you … Continue reading

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Fun Summer Trips that are Also Educational

As the end of the school year approaches, it is time to start thinking about where to take your summer vacation. Several aspects come into play when deciding on what will be important for your getaway. Are you looking for great weather? Do you want a beach? Do you want to simply relax and take a break? Whatever you decide is necessary, one overarching theme needs to be in place for your trip to be worthwhile. You need to have fun! Since Savannah provides you with almost anything you may desire, we wanted to supply you with a list of fun summer trips in our area. However, even though school … Continue reading

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Walk Along River Street in Savannah, GA

If you are looking for a fun-filled day of shopping, eating, and sightseeing, taking a walk along River Street in Savannah, GA, is the way to go. In historic downtown Savannah, River Street guides pedestrians along the Savannah River. You are able to take the family for a walk and a bite to eat during the day, or you can stay out later and enjoy the night life. Regardless of what you’re looking for, River Street has the perfect spot for you. Here are a few of our favorites. — River Street Restaurants Huey’s On the River Huey’s combines the great tastes of the Lowcountry and New Orleans into one … Continue reading

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