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Address: Bay Street, To Factors Walk, Savannah, GA
Activities: City walk sightseeing, Shopping, Dining
Description: An historic walkway where cotton merchants (called factors) transacted...
An historic walkway where cotton merchants (called factors) transacted their business; now an area for shops, offices and hotels.
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Nice walk

Factors Walk is a port filled with different shops, Restaurants, Pubs, and bars. It is a very nice walk lined with pebbled stones, hard to walk on but I did feel I was taken back... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2014
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Factors Walk is a port filled with different shops, Restaurants, Pubs, and bars. It is a very nice walk lined with pebbled stones, hard to walk on but I did feel I was taken back in time. Certainly a must see

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Richmond, Virginia
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86 reviews 86 reviews
54 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I lived in Savannah for several years, and this was one of my favorite places - any day of the week. I return as often as possible, and never miss this. It's beautiful along the river. The shops are interesting, the people are friendly and it just makes for a really nice day.

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Sewell, New Jersey
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

ctory, Hueys and River House Seafood. There's a nice wine tasting room called A Matter of Factor. Owner was very helpful and he had a great selection of local wines. Brought home a couple bottles. My favorite kinda souvenir! We also enjoyed The Peanut Shop. They had tons of samples and we can home with some tasty peanuts. Went in... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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82 reviews 82 reviews
21 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

In many ways this is the heart of the Savannah historic district. With cobblestone streets, iron bridges, and revamped old buildings mostly associated with shipping and the cotton industry in its heyday - the port was once the life blood of the city. It still is a major visual focal point for watching ships, browsing shops, having a cocktail, and... More 

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New York City
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178 reviews 178 reviews
91 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Nice shops, art, and history. Nice view of the River and River Street. Can watch the boats go down the river.

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Boiling Springs, South Carolina
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84 reviews 84 reviews
23 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Right in the middle of Bay and River Streets don't miss the shops etc on this level. Some great antique stores and shops.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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92 reviews 92 reviews
31 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

When visiting Savannah, Georgia, be sure to go to Factors Walk, along E River Street. We drove from E Bay Street down a narrow ramp to E River Street, then parked in a city lot between E River Street and the Savannah River. That parking location is really convenient, and costs $1 per hour. Look at your parking spot number... More 

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Morven
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

I go to Savannah about every 3 to 4 months & Factors Walk is my first stop. So many restaurants & shops, plus just strolling along looking at the waterfront.

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Savannah, GA
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69 reviews 69 reviews
18 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

This is what Savannah was all about. Cotton and the resulting need for slaves. Read historical markers. Look at the Cotton Exchange Building where the world wide price of cotton was made daily. While now a paved street of tourists, one time this was a dirt street of commerce. Cotton was grown on Tara but only because it could be... More 

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Morris County, NJ
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741 reviews 741 reviews
361 attraction reviews
2,331 helpful votes 2,331 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

This area contains a nice collection of shops, restaurants and antique stores. We went here several times when we were visiting the city. Recommended.

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