• Savannah Bee Company – Honey and Mead Tastings

    No trip to Savannah, Georgia would be complete without a visit to Savannah Bee Company. The Savannah Bee Company offers complimentary honey tasting at each location and some locations offer mead tasting. The knowledgeable staff can tell you all about bees, how honey is created, and the many flavors of mead. After doing a bit of research on honeybees, I’m fascinated by the hive life. As the world’s most important pollinators, honeybees have a very important job. There are three kinds of bees in each hive: the queen, the worker, and the drone. Worker bees are female and perform all the work in the hive. Drone bees are male and…

  • Savannah Riverboat Cruise

    I love a good riverboat cruise!  The guides give useful information about the area, history and people and architecture.  You get to see the city from a different perspective and learn to appreciate the area.  However, this was not the case for the Savannah Riverboat Cruise. At $50 per ticket, the food should have been spectacular and the commentary should have been insightful.  The buffet was average, with little offered for special diets (vegan, gluten free…).  The cruise took me by bleak scenery, mined piles of gypsum and other minerals, average views of waterfront forest, and abandoned construction sites. Unlike the incredible tour I took of Puget Sound, this tour…