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Things To See & Do in The Hostess City

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    Experience a Southern Christmas

    It may be surprising to learn that Savannah is one of the most festive cities in the country to visit during the holiday season. With a plethora of annual holiday events, locals and visitors alike find plenty to do and see to get them ready for Old Saint Nick’s visit. Your Southerly Host has gathered the city’s favorites for you below.

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    Stay Cool in Savannah’s Open-Air Market

    Savannah is home to our nation’s largest downtown historic district. Virtually all of our buildings, streets, and businesses have a story to tell, one fashioned from compelling history and cultural heritage.

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    Fall on the Savannah Riverfront

    Venture into the mysticism of Georgia’s most bewitching city. Autumn is the perfect time to get to know Savannah and the spooky fun on River Street, mere blocks from our hotel.

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  • Five Fun Facts About Forsyth Park

    Beautiful Forsyth Park is located just steps from The DeSoto’s front door. Take a leisurely stroll to uncover a world of history and warm Southern charm. Please consider these fun facts while exploring the lush greenery and Spanish-moss draped live oaks.

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  • Savannah Must-Dos for First-Time Visitors

    If you are visiting our warm and hospitable city for the first time, the options may seem overwhelming! But don't worry, with our winning list of historical and quirky things to do you'll be strolling the streets of Savannah like a local. 

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  • Savannah History Museum & Battlefield Memorial Park

    Want to learn more about Savannah’s colorful past? Immerse yourself in the vibrant yesteryears of this charming and mysterious city. Savannah History Museum is the number one museum to visit on your vacation as it houses over 10,000 southern artifacts and is housed in the old passenger station of the Central of Georgia Railway Shed in Tricentennial Park.

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  • The Best Way to Celebrate Fourth of July in Savannah

    It doesn’t take much to convince a Southerner to celebrate, especially when it’s the Fourth of July. This year, get into the festive spirit by kicking off your celebrations with a good old-fashioned Red, White, and Brew Independence Bar Crawl. Happening on June 30th and hosted by Stafford Promotions, the charity bar crawl will have excited patriots drinking their way through downtown Savannah. Because what is more American than enjoying a cold brew on a hot summer day?

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  • Best Spring Instagram Spots in Savannah

    Classically whimsical and visually picturesque, Savannah is a playground for jealousy-inducing Instagram photos. From cobblestone streets to horse-drawn carriages, there’s no lack of swoon-worthy photo ops. As you set out on your sightseeing adventures, snap pics at these cheerful spots for the most interesting story and feed. 

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  • Top Three Reasons to Plan a Bachelor Party in Savannah

    Spring weather makes Savannah a prime candidate for your last boys weekend before tying-the-knot. Round up the crew and get ready for a time to remember. Check out the top three reasons to celebrate in Savannah:

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  • Feel the Luck of the Irish: St. Patrick’s Day at The DeSoto

    St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, are you feeling lucky? This year, celebrate in style by booking a night at the DeSoto situated right in the heart of the Irish festivities.

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  • Let Savannah Romance You: Valentine’s Day Spent Right

    Feel the Savannah magic by spending your amorous holiday with us. Treat your special somebody to a romantic getaway in one of the most beguiling locations in the United States.

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  • New Year, New You: Kick Start Those New Year’s Resolutions the Savannah-Way

    No matter how many goals you have on your list, we are here to help you succeed. Strive into 2018 healthier, happier, and better than ever. Start off the new year in one of the most charming and picturesque cities in the United States. Here’s a list of our top three resolutions:

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