• Six Reasons to Kayak on Tybee Island

    Kayaking is one of the best ways to get outdoors and explore the Georgia coast. Whether you go it alone or take a tour, it’s an awesome way to get a closer look at the marsh and wildlife of the region. And there’s a lot you’ll see from the water that you don’t get to experience on land. A Tale of Two Lighthouses The Tybee Marina launch gives you access to Lazaretto Creek, where you can paddle

    Posted February 29, 2020 | Author | Category Local Shopping
  • 10 Interesting Facts About Savannah’s Squares

    Savannah’s squares are among its most famous landmarks. Millions of residents and tourists enjoy the oasis provided by the squares throughout its Historic District. But there are some things about the squares you may not know. Savannah’s squares were carefully planned out by James Olgethorpe even before Savannah was founded. In 1733, Olgethorpe was a member of the British parliament who the city. The first thing he did was sit down with a ruler and map

    Posted February 29, 2020 | Author | Category Local Shopping
  • Fantasy Adventures in Savannah this Spring

    The city of Savannah certainly has its own mythical charms, which makes it a perfect site for two upcoming fantastical events. If you’re called by the magic of the great outdoors, plan for the family-themed Fairy & Gnome Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 25 at the Oatland Island Wildlife Center. This festival is all about the “wee folk” getting up close to the natural world through imaginative play. Visitors can dress in

    Posted February 29, 2020 | Author | Category Local Shopping
  • Dance to your Own Beat During Savannah Music Events

    If warmer weather puts a bounce in your step and a swing in your sway, you’re in luck. Two music festivals highlight March and early April, bringing an array of talent to stages at various sites around Savannah. First up is the Savannah Stopover Music Festival on March 5-7, which serves as a jumping-off point for traveling musicians en route to Austin’s prestigious SXSW Music Conference. This is your chance to see them before they

    Posted February 29, 2020 | Author | Category Local Shopping
  • 2020 Bucket List Events in Tybee Island this Spring

    Spring means sand, surf and sun on Tybee Island. In fact, there's so much fun to have you may have to narrow down your list of favorite activities. We’ll help out with that. Be sure to get your line in the water on a fishing excursion. Spring is a great time to book a trip with a charter company like Amick's Deep Sea Fishing or Reel Em ’N. What better way to spend a

    Posted January 26, 2020 | Author | Category Local Events
  • Take a Peek Inside Savannah’s Finest Homes, March 26-29, 2020

    When strolling Savannah’s streets and squares, do you ever get a desire to glimpse inside one of those historic, stately homes? Now’s your chance during the 85th Savannah Tour of Homes & Gardens on March 26-29. The tour has taken visitors inside some of the city’s finest homes since 1935. It includes other special events as well, like the anniversary kick-off party on Thursday evening, a low-country boil at Fort Jackson. Tickets are $45 for each

    Posted January 26, 2020 | Author | Category Local Events