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Moon Charleston & Savannah (Eighth Edition)

By Jim Morekis

  • Paperback
  • £13.99

Soak up the infectious energy, Southern hospitality, and joie de vivre that define these unique cities with Moon Charleston & Savannah.

Make Your Escape with Moon Travel Guides!

Moon Charleston & Savannah reveals the charm of these fun-loving sister cities, from historic landmarks to romantic beaches. Inside you'll find:
Flexible, strategic itineraries for every timeline and budget, including quick getaways to each city that can be combined for a week-long escape, plus day trips to the coast and islands
The top sights and unique activities for making the most of your trip: Sample classic shrimp and grits, the best Southern barbecue in town, or seafood straight off the boat. Browse the museums on Savannah's historic River Street, take a carriage ride through Charleston's French Quarter, or check out the wares at the Old City Market. Take a day-long cruise along the coast, spot wild horses on Tybee Island, or rent bikes in Jekyll Island's Historic District and picnic on the beach. Visit famed Civil War battlefields, check out the First African Baptist Church, and learn about the area's important African American history
Expert, local insight from Savannah native Jim Morekis
Honest advice on when to go, how to get around, where to eat, and where to stay, from historic landmark inns to whimsical budget hostels
Full-color, vibrant photos and maps throughout
Thorough background on the culture, history, weather, and wildlife
Full coverage of Charleston, Savannah, Beaufort and the Lowcountry, and the Golden Isles

With Moon Charleston & Savannah's expert tips, myriad activities, and local know-how, you can plan your trip your way.

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Biographical Notes

Maybe its because he was born in the same hospital as Flannery O'Connor, but there's no doubt that Jim Morekis has writing in his blood. As longtime editor-in-chief of the weekly newspaper Connect Savannah, the University of Georgia graduate has written about and experienced pretty much every cultural happening in the area. He credits his love of travel to his mother, Elizabeth, who was John Berendt's travel agent during his stint in Savannah while writing Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil.

As for the ongoing debate over which city is better, Charleston or Savannah, Jim calls it a tie: Charleston has better long-term planning, but Savannah has to-go cups (allowing anyone to explore the Historic District with a beer or cocktail in hand).

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  • ISBN: 9781640493087
  • Publication date: 25 Oct 2018
  • Page count: 400
  • Imprint: Moon Travel
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