Travel Blog

Discover Tybee’s travel blog connects all visitors to the island on what’s new and happening in the Tybee and Savannah area. Our blog features great sights and sounds, events and things to do, delicious food and drink, and the best places to shop or dance the night away. Read on to discover the best ways to make the most of your next trip to the South’s best little beach town!


AquaCurean Festival

Posted By Charissa / August 25, 2015 / 0 Comments

AquaCurean Savannah’s premier Seafood and Spirits festival takes to the stage this weekend August 28-30  at The Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa on Hutchinson Island. As the name of the event “AquaCurean” implies water and epicurean, the event will showcase some of best seafood and hand-crafted spirits from Savannah/Tybee Island and around the […]
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Calling Photographers!

Posted By Charissa / August 19, 2015 / 0 Comments

The Tourism Leadership Council of Savannah is  sponsoring a photo contest for the cover of their coffee table book, Savannah: A Southern Journey.  They are encouraging anyone with a beautiful photo of Savannah (or Tybee Island) to submit a photo that embodies the spirit of our area for a chance to be featured on the cover of […]

Beaufort, South Carolina

Posted By Lauren Winter / August 17, 2015 / 1 Comment

Beaufort South Carolina Nestled on the banks of Port Royal Island stands Beaufort, a coastal city with a small-town feel. While Beaufort is the second oldest city in South Carolina, it came close to being the oldest. The Spanish settled Beaufort in the 1500s but were forced to move all resources south to Saint Augustine […]

Arggghhhh, pirates are coming!

Posted By Charissa / August 14, 2015 / 0 Comments

2015 Tybee Island Pirate Fest On October 8-11, Tybee Island, Georgia, will celebrate its 11th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest. Swashbucklers, wenches, & scallywags of all ages will converge on Tybee Island, celebrating the colorful, seafaring history of the Georgia coast. Every Columbus Day weekend, Tybee Island’s South Beach parking lot transforms into a lively […]
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Labor Day Beach Bash

Posted By Charissa / August 4, 2015 / 0 Comments

Tybee Island Labor Day Celebration Sunday, September 6th, 2015 Spend your Labor Day on beautiful Tybee Island and enjoy cool ocean breezes, live music, and an unforgettable fireworks display!  Dance to the tunes of The Swinging Medallions on the iconic Tybee Island Pier. This popular group has performed live with Bruce Springsteen and have been featured […]
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Protect the Coastal Wildlife

Posted By Tybee Life / July 27, 2015 / 1 Comment

Everyone loves baby sea turtles! The shape of their little flippers, their geometric-patterned shells, their big eyes and smiling faces are all visually appealing. Their tiny size and struggle to run to the ocean bring out our maternal instincts, inspiring us to say, “Awwwww!” The oldest known sea turtle fossils are estimated to be about 150 […]

Tybee Farmers Market

Posted By Tybee Life / July 23, 2015 / 0 Comments

One of the newest attractions on the island is the Tybee Farmers Market that is held at the American Legion at 10 Veterans Drive, on Mondays from 10 am to 2 pm. Stop by to meet the locals and select a unique item from one of the vendors. If you missed the inaugural Tybee Farmers […]

Tybee Fall Vacation

Posted By Lisa Loyd / July 21, 2015 / 2 Comments

Are you Planning a Tybee Fall Vacation? During the fall, many people choose to admire Mother Nature’s dazzling palette while driving through a forest of gold-and-crimson trees. Here on Tybee, we can’t offer you that. However, we can assure you the best beach vacation without the summer crowds. Spend your autumn gazing at the majestic […]

Day Trip to Daufuskie

Posted By Lisa Loyd / July 13, 2015 / 1 Comment

Take a Day Trip to Daufuskie Island While staying on Tybee you won’t want to miss the opportunity to make a day trip to beautiful Daufuskie Island. Daufuskie offers a glimpse of what other sea islands were like before bridges and causeways opened them to development. Most native residents of Daufuskie Island are the Gullah […]
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Posted By Charissa / July 10, 2015 / 0 Comments

Tybee Island, GA (July 8, 2015) — Movies in the Park continue July 18, courtesy of the City of Tybee Island’s Development Authority / Main Street Program.  Each month this summer, on the third Saturday beginning at sundown, family friendly movies are shown at Memorial Park, compliments of the City of Tybee.      This grassroots effort, […]