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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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Neat place to walk around at night

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 29, 2014
Mazz1956
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Sewell, New Jersey

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Leesburg, Florida
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This was our 1st trip to Savannah. Seeing hotel prices on River Street, I was tempted to book a good, well known hotel for a lower rate...after all, we only needed the room to sleep in. Booking a River view room at River Street Inn was a GREAT choice. We were so pleased, we extended our stay at even higher... More 

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Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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46 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Near River street and contains many wonderful shops and antiques. The shop owners are always friendly and grateful you stopped in. Each shop has unique items to purchase and most of them sell bottled water to keep you hydrated.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This is a nice walk of the old factor's stores and cotton trading buildings. You can walk down the historic brick path and get a great view of the Talmadge Bridge. The old buildings are still there but are filled with touristy bars, restaurants, and shops. You're not going to get too much history here anymore but it is a... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 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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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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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 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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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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Address: Bay Street, To Factors Walk, Savannah, GA
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah

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