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Savannah! (part 3)

sunday morning we got up early, ate breakfast at clary’s

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and then walked all over taking photos.

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forsyth park…

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lots and lots of beautiful buildings…

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(this one is a classroom for the art school…a little different than the classrooms i had)

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(jim williams home, which i read about in “midnight in the garden of good and evil. we toured this home and it was awesome!)

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prettiest street sign ever…

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we ate lunch at soho south cafe, which is a combination of cafe and art gallery. we loved it!

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afterwards we squeezed in a tour of the jim williams home and the telfair art museum, where the famous “bird girl” statue is housed…

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after dinner on the river we had to stop by leopold’s ice cream for a treat. matt got honey almond cream made with local savannah honey, and i got lavender which was perfect for a hot summer night!

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walking down broughton at dusk, with ice cream cones in hand, we were very happy mccleskeys!

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on monday we left first thing in the morning so we could check out the bonaventure cemetery nice and early. im glad we did because a.the light was gorgeous and b. by the time we left there were alot of military families there for memorial day 😦

this was the most beautiful cemetery i have ever seen. it was so old and beautiful, covered in such lovely trees…

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savannah! (part 2)

saturday we were complete tourists and did a hop-on hop-off trolley tour so we could get an overview of the city

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loved the ivy on this porch…

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we toured the owens-thomas house…

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city market…

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the lady and sons- paula deens restaurant!

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for dinner we went back to city market and ate pizza at vinnie van-go-gos…delish!

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while we waited for our pizza to get to the table i walked across the square to check out the universal trading company, a really really cool antique store!
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after dinner we went on a “ghost tour” which was awesome! those savannah-ites have some crazy stories!

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after we finished the tour, we got some dessert to-go at lulu’s chocolate shop and headed back to the hotel…we were WORN out from the heat and walking all day! but it was the best kind of tired 🙂

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