Tybee Island Travel Blog

Discover Tybee Island’s travel blog connects all visitors to the island on what is new and happening on Tybee Island and in the surrounding Savannah area. Our travel blog features some really great sights and sounds, events, festivals and things to do, delicious food and drink from local restaurants, as well as some of the best places to shop or dance the night away. Read through Discover Tybee Island’s travel blog so you and your family can discover the best ways to make the most of your next trip to the South’s best little beach town!

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Holes, Bumps and Trails in the Sand

Posted By Joseph Richardson, Ph.D / March 21, 2017 / 3 Comments

Holes, Bumps and Trails in the Sand by Dr. Joe Richardson – Tybee Beach Ecology Trips When you are walking along Tybee’s beach, you are actually traversing across a wide, dynamic habitat for a number of animals that mostly go unnoticed.  The marine biological term for animals that live “in” the bottom is infauna.  Some […]

Savannah Music Festival

Posted By Chantel Baul / March 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

5 Must-See Shows at the Savannah Music Festival In today’s sensationalized, hypersonic, social media-crazed popular culture, we seem to be losing our appreciation for real, good music. As a multifaceted genre, music has always been one of the strongest binding forces among people. Regardless of whether you know the language in which a song is […]

Surviving Beach Bum Parade

Posted By Lisa Loyd / March 17, 2017 / 0 Comments

The annual Tybee Beach Bum Parade will take place on Friday, May 19th. This FREE event is a favorite with both locals and visitors to Tybee Island. The parade goes all the way down Butler Avenue and features and island wide water fight! Kids love it and so do adults who have maintained their sense […]

Planning a Sunny Getaway?

Posted By Charissa / March 16, 2017 / 5 Comments

Are your thoughts drifting to a sunny getaway, far from everyday life? If soft, golden sand and soothing ocean breezes are calling your name, now is the time to book a Tybee Beach Vacation! Only 20 short minutes from Historic Savannah, Georgia, Tybee Island was recently honored by Fodor’s as one of eight “Best Family […]

Survival Tips for St. Pat’s

Posted By Lisa Loyd / March 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

Survival Tips for St. Patrick’s Day  This is a big party weekend for everyone on Tybee and Savannah, Georgia and after surviving roughly 36 of these celebrations I have a few pointers that can ensure your survival. Some of you will be bringing your children out with you to enjoy the parade, others will use […]
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Your Guide to St. Patrick’s Day

Posted By Chantel Baul / March 6, 2017 / 2 Comments

Your Ultimate Guide to St. Patrick’s Day in the South March is a month marked by longer days, warmer winds and the world’s greatest green celebration. Let’s be honest, we can all use a little luck o’ the Irish right about now, so we’re all the more fortunate that March is finally here. While Savannah […]
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The Junkanoo are back!

Posted By Charissa / March 2, 2017 / 0 Comments

The Junkanoo are back!  Once again, Tybee Island’s Crab Shack will be hosting everyone’s favorite Junkanoo performers Barabbas and the Tribe direct from Nassau, Bahamas!!! They will arrive, ready to celebrate, March 10th (FRIDAY!!) They will be performing in Tybee Island’s Irish Heritage Parade Saturday, March 11th at 3pm. All week (March 10-18th) they will be […]
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St. Patrick’s Day Tybee Shuttle

Posted By Charissa / March 1, 2017 / 2 Comments

St. Patrick’s Day Tybee Shuttle Schedule With the St. Patrick’s Day festivities in Savannah starting tomorrow, and in order to ensure safety and to provide a service to all of you Old Savannah Tours will have a shuttle service to downtown from Midtown Savannah and Tybee Island. The cost of this service will be $15 for a […]
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Savannah Sites to Visit This Black History Month

Posted By Chantel Baul / February 21, 2017 / 0 Comments

Important Savannah Sites to Visit This Black History Month   Every February, we take the time to commemorate the myriad contributions of African Americans to our own diverse nation. There are several sites all around the country to recognize, explore and celebrate Black history, and Savannah, GA is certainly one of them. As one of […]

Single’s Guide to V-Day

Posted By Chantel Baul / February 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

Single’s Guide to V-Day Weekend on Tybee For lovers across the country, Valentine’s Day weekend is a rose-tinted celebration of romance, complete with fragrant flowers, decadent chocolates, candle-lit dinners, and all the extra pomp. V-day brings with it the promise of an amorous evening spent in the warm embrace of the one you love, but […]

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