The Spanish moss serves as a veil, seemingly protecting the city’s charm from the influence of time. The pace of life seems to tick a few beats slower than the outside world, without a whisper of complaint. Preferred modes of transportation are bicycles and walking shoes. Fast-food is a foreign word, tradition is trendy, and classic is cool. Welcome to Georgia's oldest city—Savannah—where the past visibly dances with the present. Whether you learn a chilling lesson about local lore on a ghost tour, ride the quaint trolley through historic neighborhoods, or marvel at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in LaFayette Square, you'll be awed and inspired by Savanna's story. There are amazing surprises at every turn, from the beautiful fountain at Forsyth Park to the bustling campus of the Savannah College of Art and Design. Start your search for exciting Savannah vacation packages with Travelocity today. By bundling your travel and accommodations for your vacation in Savannah, you’ll save enough money to buy a souvenir from every attraction you visit…or you could treat yourself to some of the South’s best cuisine. Who needs another T-shirt, anyway, right?
Finding the right hotel can make all the difference for your stay in America’s Most Haunted City. Here are some of our favorite hotels in the area, whether you are coming for a romantic vacation in Savannah, a family adventure by the coast, or a ghost tour of the South:
Did you know numerous Savannah hotels are local landmarks? You can also visit the graves of famous Southerners at Bonaventure Cemetery, shop at City Market, and take in a show at Lucas Theatre on your trip to Savannah. Make a point of relaxing at the original public squares in town, notably Ellis Square, Johnson Square (the first), Telfair Square, and Wright Square. If you're into architecture, explore the Owens-Thomas House and Museum and Andrew Low House the Jepson Center for the Arts is quite exceptional as well. To relax, partake in a cruise along the Savannah River, and wine and dine on River Street afterward. Don't forget to take advantage of the "to go" cup at many Savannah drinking establishments, and enjoy craft beer or wine as you stroll through the city.
Make sure to check out the local events calendar while you are planning your Savannah vacation. Find a new favorite movie at the Savannah Film Festival in late October, cut a rug at the Savannah Music Festival in late March/early April, or be visually stunned by unique pieces at the Sidewalk Arts Festival in April. These events and others bring the city together all year-round.
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