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Day Clean Journeys

301 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah Visitors' Center, Savannah, GA 31401-4217
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Excellent tour

Dr. Jamal provides an excellent tour with fascinating details about African American history in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Francisco M
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Arlington, VA, USA
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Great Tour

Dr. Jamal is very knowledgable about the the African American history in Savannah. He was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MrsSan
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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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A New Day For Tours...in Savannah, Hilton Head, Riceboro, and the Lowcountry of Georgia and South Carolina – “Day Clean Journeys”. We take you on journeys through time. Get a full view of the history regarding the above areas on one of our journeys (tours). We pride ourselves on providing “Tours for Everyone”! Anyone can and will enjoy our tours. Day Clean is a Gullah phrase that means “new day”, “beginning of the day”, or “dawn”. In addition, it is a philosophy of life that means each day is a new day; each day starts anew; no matter what occurred yesterday – today is a new day (“day clean”) . We provide stimulating, informative, and enlightening journeys. You may even become a little inspired after a journey.Students and Teachers, Families, Religious Groups, Youth Organizations, Conference Attendees, Senior Citizens, Friends, and Others have been enthralled by our journeys. We are sure you will be enthralled, also.We have provided tours and shared the history of the lowcountry to groups for over a decade. Not only can we provide a wonderful tour but we can arrange for living history presentations that are entertaining, engaging, and illuminating.
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301 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah Visitors' Center, Savannah, GA 31401-4217
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"african american history"
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"first african baptist church"
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"gullah geechee"
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"black history"
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"eye opening"
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"unforgettable journey"
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"urban renewal"
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"checked trip advisor"
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"college professor"
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"visiting savannah"
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"deep history"
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"tour guide"
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"underground railroad"
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"real history"
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"highly recommend the tour"
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"living history"
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"his passion"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dr. Jamal provides an excellent tour with fascinating details about African American history in Savannah. His vast knowledge really helps you appreciate how African Americans formed a sense of community in the most dire circumstances.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dr. Jamal is very knowledgable about the the African American history in Savannah. He was entertaining and the tour felt like you were visiting a family member. I would take this tour again!

Thank MrsSan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dr Jamal led us with great knowledge and charisma on a fascinating African American history tour that expanded beyond Savannah. I learned, for example, that the Underground Railroad not only traveled north, but south and west too. He took us through sections of town significant...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Presentation is everything. I will have to say that he smelled (body odor) like under arms. His breath was not fresh either. Sorry I’m a business owner and hygiene is very important. There were only two stops compared to another tour I attended, which was...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Dr. Jamal Toure was the best! He was very knowledgeable and will entertain all questions. He also has a refreshing since of humor. My husband still talks about this tour being the highlight of the trip. Just a warning.. Don't mention you are from NC...More

1  Thank cgore83
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Amir T, Lead at Day Clean Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

😂 Cowboys and Steelers are Cults!!! NC thinks it’s the best state regarding colleges and universities 😆!!!

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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Top-Notched! Dr. Toure presented an unscripted tour of African history and the role and direct influences in Savannah. Influences that are alive and impactful in today’s time. Not only was the tour eye opening, but also it was soul opening for me. To learn of...More

1  Thank johnmI3797EK
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Amir T, Lead at Day Clean Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Thank you and we appreciate all the Day Family members 🙏🏾 - the reverse onion, we add we don’t peel away.

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

Dr. Jamal Toure is an enthusiastic guide and valuable historian of African American Gullah Geechee history and culture. I have been on two different journeys with Dr.Toure (2013 and 2017) and both have been enlightening and memorable. Booking the tour and communicating with him went...More

Thank ArtsyMel
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

A very enlightening tour of Savannah, GA with an emphasis on black history. Many unique sites were visited and discussed, including the First African Baptist Church.

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

Jamal knew his stuff and presented it so fast at times that we couldn't understand what he was saying. (We have the same problem with our fast-talking son!) He initially said that he was not going to lecture and do a typical canned tour guide...More

1  Thank Cynthia R
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Amir T, Djeli at Day Clean Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

Interesting that is your perspective. Now we will clarify matters not for you but for anyone that will read your comments so that they can gain insight or another perspective. It’s amazing that you would indicate that you didn’t have an opportunity for feedback. At...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

Dr. Jamal Toure is incredible. He is well learned and an excellent story teller. He seems to know all the people in the community who can help explain his history and stories. His presentation of the African slave experience in Savannah from its beginning to...More

1  Thank savannahsandy
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