Posts by Author: Andrea Six

Fourth of July Event Guide

Posted on July 2, 2014 by

Looking for something in Savannah to do for the Forth of July? We all know that there are plenty of red, white and blue events celebrating...more

Ellis Square Market View
Ellis Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Savannah’s Ellis Square is one of the city’s most exciting spaces, with a water fountain for kids to run through, shaded tables, a...more

Chatham Square
Chatham Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Chatham Square, one of the quieter squares in Savannah, is nestled into a neighborhood on Barnard Street just a couple blocks away from the...more

Calhoun Square in Savannah
Calhoun Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Just two blocks northeast of the famous Forsyth Park is what was once a retreat for schoolchildren and a bit of backyard for those in the...more

Elbert Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Right across from the Savannah Civic Center is a sliver of greenery, known as Elbert Square. Established in 1801, this square was named in...more

Warren Square in Savannah
Warren Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Tucked between West Bryan and West Congress streets, where Habersham and East Saint Julian streets meet, is Warren Square. It was laid out...more

Whitefield Square
Whitefield Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

This quiet little square is secretly one of the best, with its Victorian gazebo and azalea flowers. It was one of Savannah’s last...more

Wright Square
Wright Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Wright Square has two of the most impressive monuments in all of downtown – a towering statue and an enormous boulder – set amid some...more

Liberty Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

You won’t find Liberty Square if you go looking for it, because it was paved over in construction of the Chatham County Courthouse and...more

Washington Square in Savannah
Washington Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

What was once the site of the Trustees’ Garden is now the ambient Washington Square, where visitors can sit and sip wine or take a stroll...more

Armillary Sphere in Troup Square
Troup Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Troup Square may be one of the smaller squares, but it is not a drop less brilliant; in it is one of the most fascinating monuments of all...more

Telfair Square in Savannah
Telfair Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Telfair Square was not always the name for this piece of park at the intersection of Barnard and West President streets, between West State...more

John Wesley Statue in Reynolds Square
Reynolds Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Reynolds Square has some of the best company in town – with The Ole Pink House right off the square, The Lucas Theater on the...more

Pulaski Square
Pulaski Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

At the intersection of Barnard and West Macon streets, between West Harris and West Charlton streets, you’ll find Pulaski Square, one of...more

Oglethorpe Square
Oglethorpe Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

One block north of the Colonial Park Cemetery is Savannah’s modest Oglethorpe Square, with benches lining the brick sidewalk. There are...more

Orleans Square Fountain
Orleans Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Orleans Square, the backyard to Savannah’s Civic Center and Savannah College of Art and Design’s Oglethorpe House, boasts the German...more

Madison Square
Monterey Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Just one block away from Savannah’s largest park sits Monterey Square, a shaded alcove that welcomes visitors to pause and check out the...more

Madison Square
Madison Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

There’s a wealth to do and see in and around Madison Square, all starting with the 15- and- a- half-foot bronze monument of Sergeant...more

LaFayette Square Fountain
Lafayette Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Lafayette Square is home to the ornate Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, which has the highest twin steeples in all of downtown, designed...more

Johnson Square in Savannah GA
Johnson Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Surrounded by some of the most magnificent buildings downtown – including City Hall, the Christ Episcopal Church and several banks – is...more

Greene Square
Greene Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Whether you want to sit on a bench in the park or bring a blanket for a picnic, Greene Square is a great spot to do so. This neighborhood...more

Franklin Square
Franklin Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

On the west side of City Market is Franklin Square, right in the middle of the downtown bustle. It’s surrounded by some of the liveliest...more

Gazebo in Crawford Square
Crawford Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

No other square in all of downtown boasts the benefits of a small park like Crawford Square, which not only has a basketball court but also...more

Wormsloe Fountain in Columbia Square
Columbia Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

It might be hard to imagine that this small square is in the middle of the downtown streets of Savannah. Its serene fountain and live oak...more

Chippewa Square
Chippewa Square

Posted on July 1, 2014 by

Chippewa Square is one of the most known squares in all of Savannah, right in the center of everything. There’s a lot to see and do...more

Cotton Sail Hotel in Savannah
The Cotton Sail Hotel

Posted on May 28, 2014 by

“It’s more of a modern boutique hotel,” said co-owner Kris Patel. “Catered to all types of people, all preferences.” In Downtown...more

The Brice, A Kimpton Hotel in Savannah
The Brice, A Kimpton Hotel

Posted on May 28, 2014 by

Kimpton Hotels took ahold of what was once the Mulberry Inn and transformed it into The Brice, a boutique hotel with 145 guest rooms, 26 of...more

Memorial Day Weekend Events

Posted on May 23, 2014 by

Check out some of the fun going on this memorial day weekend in Savannah; there’s everything from art shows and sales to a family fun...more

Mother Matilda Beasley Park

Posted on May 5, 2014 by

Located at 500 E. Broad St. is a park honoring Mother Beasley, the first African-American nun in the state of Georgia, who founded the St....more

First Friday Art March

Posted on April 3, 2014 by

Art is alive in Savannah. While Savannah Arts Academy and Savannah College of Art and Design give students the chance to create, the...more

Irish Pubs in Savannah

Posted on March 14, 2014 by

St. Patrick’s Day is one of Savannah’s most celebrated holidays. What better way to honor the Irish, than to visit an Irish...more

Crawford Square Gazebo
Savannah’s Historic Squares

Posted on November 30, 2012 by

The 22 squares in Savannah today provide locals and visitors alike with a little greenery amid all the businesses and historic houses. At...more