Archives for 'Story Ideas'

October Happening: Tybee Island Pirate Fest

TYBEE ISLAND, Georgia — Book your Tybee beach lodging at Lighthouse Inn for the popular Tybee Island Pirate Festival in October, annually! Jolly Roger flags flutter abundantly in the Tybee breeze for island-wide pirate beach parties. Swuashbucklin’  popular Tybee entertainment … Continue reading

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Beyond the Tybee Island Shore Fascinations Lure Year Around

TYBEE Island, Georgia — For Tybee Island visitors, what is passing offshore can be as exciting as what is on land! Stories and histories of the French Navy fleet off the Tybee shore during the American Revolution become more real. … Continue reading

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Stories of Tybee Island in Fall: Haunted Lazaretto

TYBEE ISLAND, Georgia — Lazaretto was the colonial-era quarantine area for incoming ships, passengers and area residents who were believed to be ill. In 1767, 100 acres on Tybee Island’s extreme western tip were purchased to create the quarantine station by … Continue reading

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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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September 20-23: Gray’s Reef Ocean Film Festival

Near Tybee Island in downtown Savannah at Trustees Theatre, SCAD Museum of Art, and Telfair’s Jepson Center, Gray’s Reef Ocean Festival — September 20  – 23, 2012.  Events are part of the Savannah Ocean Exchange. Thursday, September 20, 6:30 pm: … Continue reading

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Tybee Island Georgia: Birding in November

One doesn’t hear the term “old coot” too often.  So when we stumbled across this birding entry about the American Coot on the Georgia Birders Online at UGA.edu, it caught our eye.

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Just for me? Tybee Island’s Open Ocean Beach

TYBEE ISLAND Georgia — What is this love affair with the open sea shore?  Is it a wide-open opportunity to feed the soul? Do the robust waves remind us to laugh, to move, to explore, to roar, to be steady, … 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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