With its pedestrian-friendly layout and innovative urban design, Savannah, Georgia is known for its rich history, natural beauty, majestic architecture and romantic ambiance. Savannah’s downtown area, which includes the Savannah Historic District, the Savannah Victorian Historic District, and 22 park-like squares, is one of the largest National Historic Landmark Districts in the United States. And you’ll find there is no shortage of things to do when residing here in this beloved coastal city.
Recently earning such accolades as “America’s Favorite Cities” by Travel + Leisure, May 2016, “The 12 Best Places to Retire in the U.S.” (#9) by Condé Nast Traveler, May 2016, and “The US bucket list: 50 things to do in your lifetime” with The London Telegraph, May 2016. We’ve put together some information on the area and all that it offers for you to consider when weighing a potential move to Savannah, Georgia.
Arts & Museums
Savannah museums and art galleries showcase the best of the city’s culture, history and arts. From art museums to historic home tours – You’ll find it all in Savannah!
Whatever the season, Savannah is the perfect family-friendly destination.
From water sports to outdoor adventure, there is no shortage of family fun in Savannah. Rent a bike to explore historic Savannah or relax on the sandy beaches of Tybee Island. Check out areas of historic interest and see magnificent architecture set in the grid of the city’s majestic squares.
Fishing & Watersports
Surrounded by water, Savannah offers incredible inshore and offshore fishing opportunities Take a dolphin tour, ride a Jet Ski , go parasailing, or paddle a kayak to explore the area’s waterways, which are rich with wildlife.
In this coastal region, there’s an unparalleled selection of private country club communities and public golf courses. Savannah golf courses offer an ideal place to tee off and enjoy the good life.
Shopping is truly a favorite pastime in Savannah. From specialty stores and shopping malls to t-shirt shops and art galleries, you’re certain to find a treasure along the coast of Savannah.
No trip to Savannah is complete without a trip down world-famous River Street. Lined with shops and restaurants on one side and bordered by the Savannah River on the other, River Street is a great place to sightsee and watch the huge ships go by. River Street is also the site of many festivities throughout the year.
A long-lived Savannah tradition, this charming town center houses art galleries, specialty shops, restaurants, pubs, and cafes.
Find more helpful information on these websites:
- Welcome To Savanna
- City of Savannah
- Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools
- Savannah Area Chamber’s Relocation Guide
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