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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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Tybee Island’s Summer Beach Walks With Marine Science Educator

TYBEE ISLAND, Georgia — The “Walks, Talks, and Treks” programs scheduled Memorial Day through Labor Day with the Tybee Island Marine Center are hour hour guided walks with a marine science educator. Lighthouse Inn on north beach suggests that especially … 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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Getting More Famous Again, Tybee Island, Georgia USA Still a Getaway Hideaway

TYBEE ISLAND Georgia — It’s easy to name 10 Reasons for a Tybee Getaway! We think that travelers forget that year around there is a peaceful, relaxing coastal vibe that remains on Tybee Island, Georgia.  It’s hard to imagine how … 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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Guys & Girlfriends Getaways + B&Bs Top-listed on TripAdvisor 2012 Travel Trends

TYBEE ISLAND GA | Guys and Girlfriends Getaways, plus bed and breakfast travel, are top listed in the TripAdvisor 2012 Travel Trends Forecast, and reported by Wall Street Journal (November 2011). A few highlights that may turn traveler heads to … Continue reading

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