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Savannah to Tybee Island: An Escape From City Life

Lighthouse Inn’s Susie Morris says that Tybee Island, Georgia, is THE vacation destination on the Georgia coast, and that Savannah makes a great day trip.¬† There is no uncertainty about how much she adores living the beach community lifestyle that … 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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