The 2000 film The Legend of Bagger Vance told of struggling soldier turned golfer Rannulph Junuh who meets a caddy with what seems like special powers named Bagger Vance. Matt Damon stars alongside Will Smith, Charlize Theron, and Jack Lemmon. Based on the book of the same name, it is set in 1930s Georgia. Areas of coastal Georgia and South Carolina were used in the filming … [Read more...] about The Legend of Bagger Vance Filming Locations to Visit
Historic homes of Savannah Savannah, Georgia has one of the nation's most carefully preserved historic districts. And it wouldn't have been possible without some forward-thinking residents who saved historic homes from being bulldozed in the 1960s. Some historic homes are managed independently while others are handled by the Historic Savannah Foundation. Like in … [Read more...] about 11 Historic Homes in Savannah You Can Actually Visit
Brice Hotel courtyard The Kimpton Brice Hotel Savannah was the first of the brand's properties in the state of Georgia. Set on the quiet end of East Bay Street, not far from bustling River Street, it's one of the best places to stay in Savannah. The three-story hotel opened in 2014 near Washington Square, one of Savannah's many parks, which is a convenient location for … [Read more...] about Southern Stays: The Kimpton Brice Hotel Savannah
For many years, Charleston, South Carolina and Savannah, Georgia have been pitted against each other as rivals. Both have similar histories, founded in the early days of America, and architecture that has been preserved thanks to forward-thinking locals. Both cities are also known for their food scenes and nearby beaches. Both have charming tree-lined streets and … [Read more...] about Charleston vs Savannah: Who Does It Better?
Chevy Equinox If you're visiting Atlanta but want to make a quick getaway to the coast, the charming city of Savannah is only four hours away. It's easily accessible by taking I-75 to Macon and then I-16 until your destination. Break up the road trip with stops at quirky landmarks, with some great tunes, and in a comfortable car. All locations are within Georgia. … [Read more...] about Road Tripping from Atlanta to Savannah