Get away for Holidays 2011 Christmas gift shopping …’Gifts from Savannah!’ for solo shopping or girlfriends week end getaway! Green Palm Inn bed and breakfast suggests artisan, boutique, and museum shops for jewelry, clothes, books, plus art, festivals, food, and fun in Savannah, GA USA.
SAVANNAH Georgia — “Fall is an ideal time for ‘me time’ either solo or taking some ‘girls time’ with girlfriends, Mom and/or sisters,” says Diane McCray of Green Palm Inn bed and breakfast in Savannah, Georgia.
It’s a time, too, for smart gift shopping for Christmas holidays 2011.
December 2011 Special Holiday Deal at Green Palm Inn —
Any 3 or 4 night combo (continuous stay) that includes Sunday, get 1/2 off or totally free Sunday stay.
- Stay 3 nights, i.e., Friday, Saturday and get Sunday 1/2 off.
- Or, stay Friday, Saturday, Sunday AND Monday, and get Sunday for free!
What’s New and Trend Setting?
Shop the local boutiques. The talented creatives from the Savannah College of Art and Design have set up stationery, clothing, and jewelry boutique shops across downtown Savannah — from the Design District near Forsyth Park to Broughton Street, and beyond the Landmark Historic District. ShopSCAD showcases and sells one-of artisan jewelry and art, as well as the products from the college’s Working Class Studio. [Note: For Christmas 2010, SCAD Decorates Blue Room Tree at the White House]
Cooking, One Way to Your Sweetheart’s Heart …
Give the gift of cooking and recipes, a gift of memories that keep on giving! The Museum Store at Telfair’s Jepson Center’s newest book release, The Artful Table: Menus & Masterpieces, will begin to ship October 6, 2011. We love this Cupcake Cookie Party Tower from Byrd’s Cookie. We’re hearing they are soon to make their famous cookie dough available for sale by the pound.
Kick up your own cooking repertoire with Chef Joe Randall, or Chef Darin Sehnert at The 700 Kitchens Cooking School (a #1 Attraction in the US, according to Tripadvisor.com postings). Your special breakfast with Green Palm Inn’s innkeeper each morning is its own highlight … not to mention afternoon dessert bar, plus wine hour with hors d’oeuvres each day! A simplified Christmas 2011 at Green Palm Inn is filled with special things — including cooking with the innkeeper and giving away your treats to strangers!
Pair Shopping with a World-class, Small Town Film Festival
Oliver Stone, Lily Tomlin, Ellen Barkin and James Marsden will be honored at 2011 Savannah Film Festival. Tickets to the Festival are some of the hottest of all happenings, all year, in Savannah, GA! Take a tour and see the city’s movie spots while in town! Notable films shot in the area include “Forrest Gump,” “Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil,” “Forces of Nature,” “The General’s Daughter,” “The Legend of Bagger Vance,” “The Gift,” “The Conspirator,” and “The Last Song.”
Next Year …
If you cannot make it to Savannah in Fall, give the gift of a Savannah escape! World-renowned and award-winning authors Stephen King and Pat Conroy are among best-selling celebrities at the 2012 Savannah Book Festival.
The Savannah Tour of Homes and Gardens (March 22-25, 2012) in springtime is always a sell out event! March 22-April 7, 2012, is the Savannah Music Festival — a celebration of world music lasting almost three weeks in the downtown Landmark Historic District.
Green Palm Inn in Savannah, Georgia, has more ideas for a girls getaway in America’s most beautiful city. At this top-rate inn, you will find a homey place waiting just for you … with plenty of ideas for ‘me time’ time, solo travel, or a getaway with those dear to you!
Diane McCray, Innkeeper
Green Palm Inn
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