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Travels in the South

01 Jun

Welcome back friends to another edition of Travels in the South.  We have been talking about our visit with our great friends Bill and Jean from Canadian Cats.  If you have missed the previous editions, please check them out here:  Red Lobster; Fogo de Chao; Stately Oaks; Spa Day. World of Coca-Cola Part I, World of Coca-Cola Part II. World of Coca-Cola Part III, The Varsity, Gone with the Wind Part I, Gone with the Wind Part II

 Today my friends we conclude our visit with our great friends Bill and Jean.  We had an absolute BALL with our friends and today we are showing time spent in Savannah and at Tybee Island, Georgia.  I can’t begin to tell you how much fun we had playing and getting into trouble together.

This is a great picture of Jean standing outside of our hotel rooms.  We were far enough up that we could enjoy the hustle below and right across the street from awesome restaurants and businesses.  And if you look in the distant, there is the beautiful Atlantic Ocean.  All of this within walking distance from our hotel room which was totally nice.

Yet, we were far enough away that you didn’t hear any of the noises at night coming from the bars.  It was really the best spot to be at night when we came back to our rooms from being out all day getting into trouble having fun.

And no trip to Tybee Island, Georgia can be complete without visiting the Tybee Island lighthouse.  Look how beautiful that lighthouse is – do you want to guess how many steps it is to get to the observation point at the very top?  Would you believe 178 steps and no trust me no of us took this adventure.  Me and my hub Jim did this walk up one time and that’s all we needed – LOL – neither one of us could walk that night.  I think it’s safe to say that we now know our limitations.

On this day we decided to take a trip to downtown Savannah.  And let’s just say that there is no telling who you might run into in the city.  Take for instance when we drove past the restaurant called the Pirate House.  Who do you think we saw.  Of course a pirate.   Who were you thinking?  LOL.

This pirate was really friendly though.  We were on a tour bus and he jumped on the tour bus spilling his pirate talk.  He was really quite comical which I’m sure he wasn’t really shooting for… I think.  So you see, you just never know who you will run into in Savannah.

And again, you never know who one will start chatting up as in this case with Jean.  Again, what an awesome trip with some of the greatest friends.  We hope that you have enjoyed our Travels in the South with Bill and Jean.  Be on the lookout for the next series of Travels in the South with Bev and Phil from Australia!

 
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23 responses to “Travels in the South

  1. kandykid

    06/01/2016 at 1:05 am

    That whole trip was a fun & great time, Thank you June and Jim for all the entertainment. Tybee Island was just the icing on the cake. If we can, we will be back to visit again.

     
    • Piglove

      06/01/2016 at 9:22 am

      aaww thanks my sweet friend. There were so many wonderful memories of the time we all spent together. Next time, we soak in the sun at Tybee and shop on the River Street. XOXO – Bacon’s MOM

       
  2. onespoiledcat

    06/01/2016 at 2:35 am

    What fun you all had with your Canadian visitors! Bill and Jean will talk about this trip forever AND you all made some great memories! Can’t wait to hear all about Bev and Phil’s trip too….

    Love, Pam and Sam

     
    • Piglove

      06/01/2016 at 9:22 am

      Cousin, it was an awesome time for sure. Mom/dad talk about it all of the time – so much fun. And just wait for the next series. Shaking my head. So much trouble. XOXO – Bacon

       
  3. easyweimaraner

    06/01/2016 at 4:08 am

    I love your island… while looking for the teaser yesterday I saw some pictures of houses there… I would love to live on this island… gimme a sign please if the lighthouse is on the market, brother… I have 42 bucks in my piggy bank and can make a paydown immediately …

     
    • Piglove

      06/01/2016 at 9:23 am

      Oh brother – we would have so much fun there together. Mom/dad want to retire to this island one day. I’ll keep you posted when they buy their condo okay. XOXO – Bacon

       
  4. gentlestitches

    06/01/2016 at 4:56 am

    What a fun trip and I enjoyed following along. I cant believe Bev and Phil are really there ! 😊

     
    • Piglove

      06/01/2016 at 9:24 am

      Snorts – they are back home now Auntie Sharon. Can you believe the time went by that fast?! Too fast for all of us. XOXO – Bacon

       
  5. sue ellen....Lucy & Mac scotty dogs..

    06/01/2016 at 9:45 am

    What a wonderful southern trip !! Thank you for sharing the great photos. Glad that was a ‘friendly pirate’ y’all met ☺.

     
    • Piglove

      06/01/2016 at 10:16 am

      Snorts with piggy laughter. He was definitely a great guy with a great attitude for sure. XOXO – Bacon

       
  6. lexitheschnauzer

    06/01/2016 at 10:13 am

    Your folks sure know how to have fun, Bacon!

     
    • Piglove

      06/01/2016 at 10:18 am

      aaww thanks my sweet friend. XOXO – Bacon

       
  7. The Canadian Cats

    06/01/2016 at 1:21 pm

    A total blast Bacon. We will return to bug your mom and dad and make them run all over town. The Lavender bath scrub I got from Tybee Island is fantastic….I’ll need more soon so I must come back.

    Jean

     
    • Piglove

      06/01/2016 at 2:28 pm

      Squeals! Mom is using her scrub too and will need a refill soon – snorts! Ya’ll are always welcomed back – mom/dad would love to have fun again ❤ XOXO – Bacon

       
      • The Canadian Cats

        06/01/2016 at 3:13 pm

        You guys just finished having a ball with Bev and Phil! Are you telling us that you two are party hardy players? LOL

         
      • Piglove

        06/01/2016 at 3:14 pm

        Snorts! You know my mom/dad. They *never* stop. XOXO – Bacon

         
  8. The Canadian Cats

    06/01/2016 at 3:28 pm

    No kidding Bacon!! Who’s visiting next? Maybe Easy and staff. MOL

    Shoko

     
    • Piglove

      06/01/2016 at 4:28 pm

      One never knows around these parts my friends – snorts! XOXO – Bacon

       
  9. databbiesotrouttowne

    06/01/2016 at 4:09 pm

    bacon…manee thanx for sharin all yur adventures with kali & shoko’z mom & dad…..we troo lee N joyed de toor….N thiz lite houz iz de BEST….we could sew live in one…ya noe….N with de atlantic…rite ther…..yea……now yur talkin sum grate fish friez ♥♥♥

     
    • Piglove

      06/01/2016 at 4:29 pm

      Oh yes my friends. Thank you so much for your kind comments. But don’t you worry. Tours in the South isn’t over yet. There is a new collection starting next Wednesday for sure 🙂 XOXO – Bacon

       
  10. Charles Huss

    06/01/2016 at 10:59 pm

    We stayed in Savannah once. It is a very nice town.

     
    • Piglove

      06/02/2016 at 9:39 am

      It really is amazing my friend. If you ever go back, let my humans know for a meet up 🙂 XOXO – Bacon

       
      • Charles Huss

        06/02/2016 at 7:22 pm

        We went while we lived in Myrtle Beach. Now we live in Tampa Bay which is a bit more of a drive.

         

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