Things to do in Savannah

Why Georgia is the Perfect Destination for a Girls’ Getaway

Lifelong friendships are made during school and college days and a girls’ getaway weekend is the perfect way to meet up and catch up on news with old friends. Georgia is easy to reach, mild all year round and there are plenty of accomodations to choose in the city or right on the beach.

Inspirational Girls’ Getaway Weekend Ideas

It is usually a special event or occasion that prompts someone (possibly you!) to think about organizing a reunion of long-term girlfriends. Whether you still live in the same town or have scattered further afield, a girls’ getaway weekend is sure to be a fun, relaxing break. Read more

Savannah Nightlife

Nightlife in Savannah on a Luxury Vacation is Musical and Vibrant

When booking a luxury vacation to this picturesque Georgia city, you may be wondering what there is to do once day turns to night. Well, after the sun sets in Savannah, you won’t have to worry about what’s next as the nightlife is diverse and lively with something for everyone. From the bustling restaurants to the popular theatre shows, nightclubs and swanky lounges, Savannah comes alive at night.

In 2012, Savannah’s nightlife scene was ranked in the top 15 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Home to numerous lively bars, trendy tapas restaurants, swanky lounges, music venues, theatres and rooftop bars with a view, it’s no wonder why Savannah’s nightlife continues to attract people from around the world. Read more

Downtown Savannah

The Top 5 Reasons Why You Won’t be able to Stay Away from Savannah

Savannah GA has long been considered a gem of the South, and that stands true to this day. A picturesque town that appeals to a wide range of people, Savannah is considered by many as a “home away from home”. From the idyllic streets lined with mesmerizing trees to the incredible dining options, Savannah is a great place to escape to time and time again.

Savannah is forever linked to its past, and that’s a good thing. The city has a special feel about it that attracts people from around the world. Considered to be one of the safest cities in the nation, Savannah is sure to feel like home. Whether it’s the southern hospitality, the mouth-watering food, the stunning architecture or the history itself, there is just something about the city that makes you want to keep coming back. Read more

Tammy Jo Long, Founder and President

How the Wedding Cake Mansion Got On Real Housewives of Atlanta

On Sunday, December 29, the second episode in which the Real Housewives of Atlanta in Savannah aired. The ladies were in Savannah to get away from stressful Atlanta and bond together. Somewhere Luxurious announced that the ladies stayed in the Wedding Cake Mansion, a historic home in the Southeastern United States.

How did the Wedding Cake Mansion get to be on Real Housewives of Atlanta? Although in the show it was indicated that it was NeNe Leakes’ idea that the ladies rent the mansion, the producers of the show (not NeNe)  actually contacted property owner Tammy Jo Long. The producers were looking for a place befitting the housewives, and a few property owners were contacted before the Wedding Cake Mansion was chosen. Keep in mind, that the chosen property had to look as luxurious as possible.

Full story can be at SomewhereLuxurious.com.

Real Housewives of Atlanta Visit Luxury Living Properties

The Real Housewives of Atlanta Stay in Savannah

The ladies from the reality TV show, The Real Housewives of Atlanta, were in Savannah for their annual girls’ trip. In this travel-worthy episode, which aired December 22, 2013 on the BRAVO network, the cast from the highly-rated housewives saga are accommodated in a beautiful historic mansion, lovingly called the Wedding Cake Mansion.

So, while the drama unfolds and daggers are thrown, be sure to be on the lookout for this ultra glamorous, luxurious mansion in Savannah.

Full story can be read at SomewhereLuxurious.com.

Tammy Jo Long

Travel and Tour World Discusses Wedding Locations with Tammy Jo

Savannah, popularly known as the “Hostess City” is one of the most sought after wedding destinations of the world. Travel and Tour World had the privilege to discuss the plethora of choices for luxury travelers, wedding planners with Tammy Jo, the Founder & President of the Luxury Living Savannah in an exclusive interview.

TTW asks: “Georgia is well known for its landscapes and serene beauty; tell me how Luxury Living Savannah blends luxury with unspoiled landscapes to woo visitors?”

Tammy Jo: All of our properties are located at the premiere locations in Savannah. The Wedding Cake Mansion is on Famous Monterey Square where The Mercer House is from Mid Night in the Garden of Evil. Monterey Square is considered the most beautiful square in Savannah. Side note: I will be getting married myself in Monterey square this September and having my reception at the Wedding Cake Mansion!

Read the full interview at TravelandTourWorld.com.

Top Restaurants in Savannah

Top Six Restaurants to Try While on Vacation in Savannah, Georgia

As an important US city which attracts many tourists to its historic attractions, Savannah, Georgia supports a good number of high-end restaurants offering gourmet dining. The ready availability of fresh fish and seafood from the nearby ports coupled with the traditional warm Southern hospitality make Savannah a wonderful place to dine, both as a resident and as a visitor.

Southside is a good area to find international restaurants or head into the Historic District to find gourmet dining situated in charming historic properties.

We highlight six top restaurants in Savannah, but recommend you make reservations well ahead of time to avoid disappointment. Read more

Savannah Neighborhood

Savannah’s Neighborhoods, Squares and Parks are Rich with History

Savannah is one of the most beautiful and history-filled cities in the United States. As the oldest city in Georgia, Savannah boasts many incredible neighborhoods, parks and squares that offer luxurious mansions and other accommodations perfect for any vacation. Whether you are interested in staying in one of the city’s many historical homes, inviting carriage houses or incredible suites, there are numerous options available in the heart of the city. Savannah’s Historic District offers 18th and 19th century architecture, parks, squares and other green spaces that will make your vacation unforgettable. Read more

Top Tourist Attractions to Visit on Your Vacation in Savannah, Georgia

Top Tourist Attractions to Visit on Your Vacation in Savannah, Georgia

If you have decided to visit Savannah for your next vacation, you are in for a treat. One of the oldest and most historical cities in the United States, Savannah is as picturesque as it is friendly. Whether you are a history buff, a lover of the south, or just interested in taking in one of the top destinations in the country, Savannah is an excellent choice. Read more

Experience Savannah's history with horse-drawn carriage tours

Tourist Attractions You Can Expect to Find in Savannah, Georgia

As the birthplace of Georgia, the historic city of Savannah has a character and history quite unlike anywhere else. Wide avenues lined with antebellum homes connect a series of garden-like squares. Shady oaks draped with Spanish moss soften the architecture, giving the whole city a relaxed and carefree allure. Staying in a renovated historic home makes the perfect base for exploring this fascinating city. Read more