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A Weekend Getaway in Savannah • like Sara...but with a d
***Disclosure: some of the links are affiliate links, meaning (at no additional cost to you) I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase*** My husband and I recently celebrated our 1 year anniversary with a weekend getaway in Savannah, Georgia. Savannah is less than 4 hours drive from Charlotte, so it makes the perfect getaway as you can leave early on Saturday morning and still be back to work on Monday. I left him in charge of booking the room for the night, and he found a pretty good deal on Expedia for a two-room suite at the Oglethorpe Inn & Suites (which is now a Comfort Inn.) The inn is located in a good central location for those wishing to visit the beach as well as the historic district. Drive time from the hotel to Tybee Island was roughly 35-40 minutes, and we were able to get to River Street in a little over 20. The inn was slightly dilapidated, but in a charming old south, scrolling cast-iron balconies on each level, fountain in the main lobby kind of way. The room was spacious and clean, the complimentary breakfast was ample and the …