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!

New Years Weekend

Spend Your New Years Weekend on Tybee!

Posted By Lisa Loyd / December 30, 2011 / 0 Comments

Forget downtown and the same New Years routine and head on over to Tybee Island! Dine on some fresh caught Wild Georgia Shrimp, follow with a couple cocktails, and then get ready to be amazed by a spectacular fireworks display right over the Atlantic Ocean!  You are going to want to spend the night because […]

Invasion by the Portuguese Man of War

Posted By Charissa / December 29, 2011 / 0 Comments

Invasion by the Portuguese Man of War – December 29, 2011 Tybee’s beach got invaded last week by dozens (if not hundreds) of floating blue Portuguese Man of War. Most were seen washed up along the high tide line, and they looked like small (4-6 inch) oblong blue balloons with a tangled mass of short […]
Nature and Bird Watching

Getting Back to Nature on Tybee!

Posted By Lisa Loyd / December 29, 2011 / 0 Comments

Nature and Birdwatching on the coast! Tybee Island, Georgia is a beautiful barrier island that has many different species of shorebirds that call it home.  This is the best time of year to witness the diversity of these animals and observe them in their natural habitat.  You can see the pelicans soaring close to the […]
New Year Preparation on Tybee

Getting Ready For The New Year!

Posted By Lisa Loyd / December 28, 2011 / 1 Comment

Tybee Island, Georgia is the best place to spend your New Year!  Get dressed up and dine in one of Tybee’s fine restaurants, then get ready to dance the night away!  There will be plenty of different New Year’s specials and live entertainment all over the island!   The electronica band Thumbprint will be playing […]

Georgia’s Coast Guide to Surf Fishing

Posted By Lisa Loyd / December 27, 2011 / 3 Comments

With surf fishing, remember that fish are tight against the shore, so make most of your casts parallel to the sand. Don’t send your cast out too far. The best tides range from half rising to half falling – especially when early or late in the day. Of course, if there is bait, the predators […]
Grays Reef Tybee Island

Grays Reef

Posted By Charissa / December 23, 2011 / 0 Comments

Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary contains one of the largest near shore, live bottom reefs off the coast of the south eastern United States.  It attracts more than 150 species of fish like the Black Sea Bass, snapper, and grouper and happens to lie close to Tybee Island!  There are so many different examples of […]

Right Whales Coming Back to Georgia Coast

Posted By Charissa / December 22, 2011 / 0 Comments

A very rare marine mammal is returning to Georgia’s coast.  This November 22 a North Atlantic Right Whale was seen off the coast of South Carolina migrating south for the winter.  Right whales swim from Canada and New England each year to bear their young along the coast of Georgia, South Carolina and northeastern Florida. […]
Christmas Holidays on Tybee Island

Christmas Lights on Tybee Island

Posted By Charissa / December 17, 2011 / 0 Comments

Here is a very festive video collage of homes decorated on Tybee Island for the Christmas Holidays. We hope that you enjoy! Submitted by Oceanfront Cottage Rentals Christmas Holidays on Tybee Island This holiday season, experience Tybee Island, Georgia, a classic Southern beach town just 20 minutes east of historic Savannah, Ga. Each year, Tybee […]
Tybee Beach Ecology Trips

Tybee Beach Ecology Trips

Posted By Charissa / December 16, 2011 / 0 Comments

Enjoy this amazing December weather that we are having here on Tybee Island and book your Tybee Beach Ecology Trips with Dr. Joe Richardson! You can schedule a tour for any size group that would love to learn about the diverse marine life that lives along this beautiful stretch of Georgia Coast. These ecology trips […]
Dance at the American Legion

New Year’s Eve Dance at the Legion!

Posted By Charissa / December 14, 2011 / 0 Comments

Do something different this New Year’s Eve and dance the night away at the American Legion Post 154 on beautiful Tybee Island! The event begins at 6pm and reservations are required. Call 912-786-5356 to reserve your space and for any additional information! Dance at the American Legion American Legion Post 154 Tybee Island is an […]

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