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Tybee, America’s Healthiest Beach

Low-key Tybee Island, Georgia, was top among America’s Healthiest Beach & Lake Getaways by Health Magazine (Chris Hornaday, 2009).  Extending the island centuries-old, healthful reputation, the article points to simple, healthy food, exercise as a way of life, and inexpensive … Continue reading

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Vacation Photos

Get away for an island honeymoon, anniversary, birthday, or simply a little R&R!  You’ll love this little beach haven! Lighthouse Inn’s Tybee Island bed and breakfast will help with extra special things to see and do to make your beach … Continue reading

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Georgia Coast Outdoor Sports at Tybee Island GA

Georgia coast beach vacations, even in winter, are popular at Tybee Island and Lighthouse Inn.  Cycling, sailing, beach volleyball, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, running, and hand ball top the list of popular outdoor sports. Why? Land is flat for cycling and … Continue reading

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Stories of Tybee Island in Fall: Haunted Lazaretto

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 Josiah Tattnall*. Several hospitals … Continue reading

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March 4-5: Mardi Gras Tybee Island

Lighthouse Inn’s beach house cottage is on the Mardi Gras parade route through north beach.  Friday 3/4/11 – Fantasy Masquerade Ball; Saturday 3/5/11 – Mardi Gras Tybee Street Party & Parade. Click here for schedule.

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