Tybee Island Beach Blog

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!

Ask a Local

10 Things To Do On Tybee

10 Things to Do on Tybee One of the best things about visiting Tybee Island, Georgia is that, although the town is “big” in terms of attractions and amenities, it

On the Water

BEWARE of the SANDBARS!

BEWARE of the SANDBARS! We hate having to put out this reminder so soon after another tragedy but it seems warranted. As of this writing, 2 people have drowned this

Discover Tybee

Shelling on Tybee with Dr. Joe

Shelling on Tybee When I’m out on the beach doing a Tybee Beach Ecology Trip, I will frequently get asked “when are the best times” or “where are the best

Discover Tybee

Thanksgiving on Tybee

Tired of spending Thanksgiving alone or with relatives you’d rather not claim? Why be miserable when you can spend Thanksgiving at the beach? Holidays can be stressful, there are siblings

Day Trips from Tybee

On & Off Again Old Savannah Tours

Visiting Savannah for the first time can be overwhelming. Savannah’s Historic District encompasses over two square miles, and nearly every building in the district has a story to tell. Fortunately, there’s a

Fishing

The Inshore Grouper Bite Plight!

Why does everybody love fishing? You really never know what you might catch in Savannah, Georgia. In this case while inshore fishing with a small piece of shrimp Ian caught

On the Water

Tybee Jellyfish

Tybee Jellyfish As you walk Tybee’s beach you are likely to see a variety of animals that live in the sand or have washed up from off shore. So it’s

City of Tybee

Tybee Traffic Controls for July 4th

TYBEE ISLAND – The City of Tybee Island will celebrate the Fourth of July with the return of its annual fireworks show. The fireworks will be held July 4, 9:15

On the Water

Sea Foam

Sea Foam Have you ever noticed how some days there is a lot of seafoam on the beach, but other days not much? On those “foamy days” I often get

Ask a Local

What’s Blooming on the Beach?

Many of the plants in the sand dunes are dormant through the winter months but are now just starting to wake up. We will start our #dunebloom series with sea

City of Tybee

A Closer Look at GSU’s Dune Research

DID YOU KNOW a team of Georgia Southern University biologists led by Dr. Lissa Leege and her graduate student Shannon Matzke have spent the last year conducting a plant ecology

Arts & Entertainment

Chairs for Charity

Chairs for Charity to be held May 1 on Tybee Loggerhead turtles, groovy colors, and flowers are popping up as 18 Tybee artists get creative by painting chairs to benefit

Things to Do

Sea Camp 2021 Registration is Now Open!

Sea Camp 2021 Registration isNow Open!  The Tybee Island Marine Science Centers ever popular Sea Camp provides an authentic hands-on experience introducing your child to animals native to coastal Georgia.

Discover Tybee

Colorful New Mural Brightens Jones Avenue

Drive down Jones Avenue and you’ll notice a colorful new mural adorning the side of The Cafe on 80, at the corner of Jones Avenue and First Street. It’s more than

St. Patricks Day

Paint Tybee Ireland Green Judging this Sunday

Green bunting, giant shamrocks, Irish flags, inflatable leprechauns, and gobs of garden gnomes are sprouting all over Tybee Island, as homeowners and businesses get ready for the 1st Annual Paint Tybee