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151. Hamilton-Turner House: The mansion built for former city mayor Samuel P. Hamilton in 1873, the first in Savannah to have electricity and ...  
152. City Hall: Savannah's City Hall is built on the spot overlooking the river where James Ogelthorpe is believed to have first la...  
153. Christ Church Savannah: This church has been around since the initial Georgia colony, circa 1733. The church is still in operation as a hou...  
154. Cathedral of St John the Baptist, The: A stunning piece of architecture both inside and out, this historic church famous in particular for its ornate doub...  
155. Mickve Israel.: A gorgeous gothic-style synagogue located on Monterey Square, the only temple of this type in the country. It was f...  
156. Kazimierz PuĊ‚aski: The Polish soldier honored by the Pulaski monument and Fort; he was fatally injured in a Revolutionary War battle i...  
157. Savannah's Squares: Savannah contains many small park squares, the first four laid out by James Ogelthorpe in his design of the city. M...  
158. Savannah Candy Kitchen, The: One of two awesome candy shops near the river. The Candy Kitchen also makes excellent fudge and pralines, and they ...  
159. St Patrick's Day Parade: Savannah's St. Patrick's Day parade is the second largest in the country, and the grand event is organized all by v...  
160. Live Oaks Library: One of Savannah's comprehensive public libraries. Periodically, they hold book sales, but the Bull St branch also h...  
161. Clary's Cafe: A cute little eatery that has been around since the early 1900s. It was originally an old-style pharmacy with a lun...  
162. Vinnie Van Go-Go's: Locals will tell you that Vinnie's has the best pizza in Savannah; New York style Neopolitan with fresh dough made ...  
163. Cafe Gelatohhh!!!: You can score the most heavenly Italian gelato at this little ice cream shop in the historic City Market; many auth...  
164. Wall's Barbecue: A little shack of a restaurant set back into an alley in the historic area of the city, but don't let the modest de...
165. Gryphon Tea Room: A well-known and quite lovely tea room in the historic district, built into an old pharmacy. They offer hundreds of...  
 
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1. Named after Claude Treme, the Treme (pronounced truh-MAY) neighborhood (often referred to simply as 'Treme') is the first free neighborhood of color in America. Treme is the location of Congo Square...

2. Treme is also the name of an HBO series to come out in 2010 about the neighborhood's ongoing rebuilding efforts after Hurricane Katrina. The series was created by David Simon, who also created the hit series "The Wire".

Theory that the standard price for a slice of cheese pizza moves in lockstep with the price of one subway ride, though no one is 100 percent sure which change causes the other.

Very bad windy storm spinning off the coast causing ferocious northeast winds. EX: "Mary, get the shovels outta the cella, looks like we're in for a northeastah tonight".

1. Philadelphian speak for Italian Ice, a frozen desert made of flavored syrup.

2. Italian Ice