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Tybee’s Lighthouse Inn Earns 2018 Fodor’s Best Award

TYBEE ISLAND, GEORGIA – FEBRUARY 16, 2018 – Fodor’s, the leading name in travel guides for over 80 years, has announced that Lighthouse Inn has been awarded a Fodor’s BEST award. Every year, the editors and experts of Fodor’s evaluate … Continue reading

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March 17, 2018: St. Patrick’s Parade in Savannah

TYBEE ISLAND, Georgia — Slip away to peace and quiet at Lighthouse Inn on Tybee Island beach. Be close enough to Savannah to get into the festive Irish spirit for the Savannah St. Patrick’s Day parade on March 17, 2018 in downtown … 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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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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Something New from Lighthouse Inn: Tybee Island Crossword Puzzle

We are trying something new with this Tybee Island crossword puzzle, produced by Lighthouse Inn. We are considering making this online interactive!  Our new Tybee Island video (For the Love of Old Tybee Island) may offer some clues, if you … Continue reading

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February 17-20: Great Backyard Bird Count

The 15th annual “Great Backyard Bird Count” takes place February 17-20, 2012. CoastalGeorgiaBirding.org report states, “Perfect for New Birders”.   The web site reports: “Anyone can participate in this free event and no registration is needed. Watch and count birds for … 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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November 11-13: Fort Pulaski (Free Admission)

Near Tybee Island and Savannah, Fort Pulaski National Monument on Cockspur Island will join all national parks across the country in waiving entrance fees November 11-13, 2011. More Tybee Island things to do in late Autumn / Fall and Winter: … Continue reading

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