Erin authored the Savannah First-Timer's Guide and loves helping first-time visitors plan their trips. She lives in the artsy Starland District and enjoys exploring Savannah's hidden gems, as well as the surrounding Lowcountry.
Did you know Colonial Park Cemetery is the oldest intact cemetery in Savannah? It’s well worth a visit, too! The massive Southern live oaks are stunningly beautiful, and there’s plenty of history behind those spiky iron gates. Like most places in Savannah, there’s more to the cemetery than meets the eye; it’s a land where […]
If you have only one day in the city and want to hit as many of the high points as possible, my Old Savannah Trolley Tours itinerary is the way to go! You won’t need a car at all — you’ll just use the Hop-On/Hop-Off trolley to get around. I’ve included my favorite suggested stopping […]
Right off the bat I’m going to tell you there is no “best” trolley tour in Savannah…you just need to decide on the ideal option for your particular situation! Today I’m going to break down your choices and help you decide which is right for you. I’ve also included some Savannah trolley tour reviews and […]
Forsyth Park usually ranks high on the list of “must see” spots in Savannah, so…you know what that means! Today I’m going to share some of my favorite photos of the area to help you see what makes it so special. That way you can decide if you want to add it to your itinerary […]
I’m always telling visitors how much I love Factors Walk, and it practically pains me when they respond with, “Never heard of it”. I’ll admit, it’s a bit of a hidden gem along River Street, but it’s one definitely worth visiting. The historic aspect alone is quite interesting. Factors Walk is where you’ll find the […]
I recently had an opportunity to visit Ossabaw Island, which is one of the most remote barrier islands along the beautiful Georgia coast. It’s such a pristine and magical place! I was told there were only 1000 visitors to the island in the past year, so I’m beyond honored I received an invitation. I wanted […]