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Tybee Island Beach at Twilight Time

By Sandy Traub — “That Lucky Old Sun.” Kenny Chesney and Willie Nelson sing it so well. In this morning’s twilight I decided to visit with the sun, and ‘have nothin’ to do’ but enjoy twilight time.  The calm of … Continue reading

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April 12-15: 2012 Tybee Wine Festival near Savannah

Lighthouse Inn encourages you to slip away for a foodies’ springtime  beach vacation on Tybee Island on the Georgia coast. Enjoy the laid back, beach-town style and socialites of the Tybee Wine Festival‘s low country cuisine.  Presented by the Tybee … Continue reading

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Beyond the Tybee Island, Atlantic Ocean Breakers

Located on America’s east coast Tybee Island, Georgia, is the Atlantic Ocean’s coastal contrast and complement to downtown Savannah‘s beautiful garden squares, oak lined boulevards, hanging moss, historic homes and a bustling river waterfront. Bring your dreams of adventure to … 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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March 10-17: Irish Celebrations on Tybee Island & Savannah

We suggest a little wearin’ o’ the green to fit in everywhere! Tybee Island’s Irish Heritage Parade is on March 10, 2012.  Stay for the week and enjoy the festive spirit of the Irish in Savannah too!  St. Patrick’s Day festivities … Continue reading

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For the Love of Old Tybee Island: Travel Video Short from Lighthouse Inn B&B

A new travel and tourism video, “For the Love of Old Tybee Island” is released by Lighthouse Inn, a tidy, historic bed and breakfast on Tybee Island, Georgia. The video short re-introduces Tybee’s heritage, timeless seaside charm, panoramic views, and … Continue reading

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Tybee and Savannah Historic Wonders: Tybee Lighthouse and Savannah’s Bonaventure Cemetery Have A Connection

Savannah and “Greater Tybee” — also called the Queen of South Atlantic Resorts by Motor Age* (ca. 1915) —  are home to historic wonders and stories that connect the seashore to plantation gentry.  Tybee Lighthouse and Savannah’s Bonaventure Cemetery have such … Continue reading

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Tybee Island “Ghosts” at the Bridge, Lighthouse, and Water’s Edge

Did you know that Tybee Island has ghost stories and “ghosts”? In Georgia Ghosts, Nancy Roberts writes of Laurie White in “The Girl the Nuns Loved“. Laurie lived in Tybee Island‘s north beach neighborhood.  Other ghost stories are of the historic … Continue reading

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