Archives for 'Civil War – Tybee Island'

September 29: Free Admission day to Fort Pulaski

In honor of National Public Lands Day, Fort Pulaski National Monument near Tybee Island and Savannah offers FREE admission. Slip away for mini-vacation to Lighthouse Inn! Another great reason to visit on September  29, 2012. Fort Pulaski tells us: “Participate … Continue reading

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April 10-15: 150th Anniversary of Fort Pulaski National Monument

Located near Tybee Island and Savannah, Georgia on Cockspur Island, The Battle for Fort Pulaski took place over thirty hours between April 10th and 11th, 1862. The battle for the fort was a landmark experiment in the history of military science and … Continue reading

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Tybee Island Beckons in Winter: Seek Relief from Oppressive Winter Snow

Get away to “no snow” in winter at Lighthouse Inn’s beach vacation and the quiet of a Georgia vacation on the island’s seashore — sunrise, sunset, sand, surf, sea gulls,  shrimp and seafood.  Sleep is magical at our historic inn … Continue reading

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Celebrate August on Tybee Island, Georgia

TYBEE ISLAND Georgia — Tybee Island’s Lighthouse Inn points to summer beach ideas and ways to celebrate an August summer getaway in 2011. Budget travel to this sub-tropical seashore on the Georgia Coast makes Tybee Island even more appealing!  Certainly, … Continue reading

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Heritage of Tybee Island GA: Sesquicentennial of America’s Civil War (2011-2015)

Beyond the frolicking lifestyle of modern-day Tybee Island are meaningful stories and historical places from The American Civil War (1861–1865). One needs to walk only two minutes from historic Lighthouse Inn’s front porch to catch sight of more of Tybee … Continue reading

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Tybee Island Things to Do in June 2011

Tybee lodging at Lighthouse Inn, of course, is our answer to the discerning traveler’s questions about where to stay on Tybee Island any time of year.   In  June 2011,  we encourage a day trip to historic Savannah, a visit … Continue reading

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