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Top 15 Things to Do in Savannah: Part 1 of 3

At Cool Savannah Tours and Gifts, we’d originally thought of creating a top five list . . . that turned into a top ten list . . . that turned into the top 15 things to do in Savannah, Georgia. Here are the first five! #1 Visit Historic Savannah Squares The city of Savannah is a...

More about Our Trolley Tours of Savannah

At Cool Savannah, our guests are our focus – and one of the ways that we provide a top-shelf experience for them is by partnering with the best. For trolley tours of Savannah, we collaborate with Old Town Trolley Tours, the only trolley company endorsed by the Savannah Historic...

Power of the Combo: Savannah Sightseeing Tours

Are you a fan of Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups? If so, then you might remember this classic commercial where two people discover how the sweet taste of chocolate pairs perfectly with the earthy, salty taste of peanut butter: There’s just something magical about combos, isn’t there?...

A Closer Look at Factor’s Walk in Historic Savannah

If you’re planning a visit to Historic Savannah, be sure to include time to stroll along Factor’s Walk, a series of walkways made of concrete and iron that connect 19th-century red brick buildings (known as Factor’s Row) to the nearby 40-foot bluff. This area is located in the...

Enjoying Spring in Historic Savannah!

Historic Savannah is beautiful, with azaleas blooming in brilliant pinks, reds and purples, and dogwood trees blossoming and so much more. So it’s worth visiting in springtime for its natural beauty alone. But, there’s more! Forsyth Park If you enjoy walking paths, gorgeous trees...

Erin Go Bragh (Ireland Forever!) in Historic Savannah

When you think about St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, think Savannah! Eight percent of our historic city is estimated to be Irish and we honor them (and everyone else who is Irish-for-a-day!) by hosting one of the world’s largest St. Patrick’s Day parades. The city’s more liberal...

Savannah, GA Photography Shop Shares Historic Valentines

At Cool Savannah Tours and Gifts, two of the things we love the most are history and photography. So we thought we’d combine both interests and share some historic Valentine’s Day cards from the Library of Congress and the New York Public Library. We hope you enjoy them all! Find...

Wrought Iron in Historic Savannah Architecture and More

Historic Savannah is well known for its stunning architectural features, ranging from soaring buildings to intricate ornamentation – and the latter includes wrought iron. This ornamentation appears on public buildings and private homes alike, and perhaps the most well-known iron...

Historic Savannah: Unique in Urban Planning

The layout of historic Savannah was created in a remarkable way, using a “repeated pattern of connected neighborhoods, multiple squares, streets, and designed expansion into lands held by the city (the common). It is unique in the history of urban planning in a number of...

Visit our Cool Savannah Gift Shops on Small Business Saturday

“Within each small business is an individual with a dream. Each year amongst the craziness that is the holiday season comes a day that was created to support the ‘mom and pop’ stores across our nation – Small Business Saturday.” (Farm Bureau Financial Services) More than 95...
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Haunted Savannah Tours: Walk With the Spirits on Halloween

“There is certainly a world beyond our normal consciousness from which neither space nor time divides us, but only the barrier of our sense-perceptions…. this threshold is not immovable.” (William F. Barrett, On the Threshold of the Unseen, 1918) A Pew Research Center...

Paranormal Researcher Investigates Haunted Savannah Tour Company!

Yes . . . we mean Cool Savannah. On May 6, 2016, Ryan Dunn and Kris Kersten of Savannah Ghost Research Society conducted a paranormal investigation of our premises. You might already know about Ryan if you’ve read his books: Savannah’s Afterlife: True Tales of a Paranormal...