June 2004 Trip
Savannah
A typical neighborhood home in old Savannah.
Savannah
Savannah
The homes and streets in old Savannah were beautiful.
Savannah
Savannah
Grandma and Grandpa have arrived in Savannah, Georgia
Savannah
Savannah
There also are old style river boats on which tourists may sail the river.
Savannah
Savannah
A view of Savannah's River Walk. The river is behind Grandpa Roy, who took this picture.
Savannah
Savannah
This memorial recognizes the families that were separated during slavery before the Civil War.
Savannah
Savannah
The route out of town would take you across this interesting suspension bridge.
Savannah
Savannah
The Savannah River is used for shipping.
Savannah
Savannah
Even the apartments in Savannah are interesting. Notice how each has a wrought iron balcony.
Savannah
Savannah
Tugs on the Savannah River help the larger vessels maneuve out into the Atlantic Ocean.
Savannah
Savannah
In addition to driving their cars, Savannah's residents and visitors can take the Old Town Trolley.
Savannah
Savannah
One of the many places along Savannah's River Walk to shop.
Savannah
Savannah
The statue of Florence Martus, Savannah's famous waving girl. She waved at all the ships that passed Elba Island. Some think she was hoping her long lost lover would see her anhd return.
Savannah
Savannah
At night the Waving Girl used a lantern to wave at the ships. She waved at the ships for 44 years!
Savannah
Savannah
A view overlooking Savannah's River Walk. The statue of the Waving Girl can be seen in the left center of the picture.
Savannah
Savannah
The trees in Savannah are covered with Spanish moss.
Savannah
Savannah
Grandpa always had heard Spanish moss was a parasite, but it is not. It does look beautiful the way it hangs from the trees.
Savannah
Savannah
The dome of Savannah's city hall rises above the trees, which rise above underground parking garages.
Savannah
MVC-617F
A view looking down into the very old underground parking garages in Savannah.
Savannah
The old garages are made from brick.
Savannah
Savannah
Another thrill for tourists is to take this spooky ride through old Savannah.
Savannah
Savannah
The Georgia Queen prepares to leave the pier along River Walk in Savannah.
Savannah