Best Places to Watch the Sunset

After a full day of soaking up the sun on our beaches, exploring historical landmarks and dining around town, there's truly no better way to sign off a perfect Golden Isles day than with a spectacular sunset. Pack a picnic, grab your loved ones, and head to one of these five sunset spots found…

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Explore the Golden Isles Piers

With four wonderful public piers to choose from, there are many ways to spend your days in the sun while visiting the Golden Isles of Georgia. Rent a rod and reel and grab some bait from a local tackle shop for a morning of fishing, or pack a picnic to enjoy a waterfront lunch while scanning the…

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Top Budget-Friendly Family Experiences in the Golden Isles

Plan your next timeless adventure for the whole family, without breaking the bank! Here are some of our favorite ways to enjoy the Golden Isles on a budget: 1. Go on a treasure hunt St. Simons Island is home to intricate, hand-carved tree spirits throughout the island. These carvings are said to…

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7 Sites to Honor the Golden Isles' African-American History

African-Americans who have lived in the Golden Isles have left an indelible mark on the area for centuries. From passed-down folklore, food and music traditions, significant contributions have been made to the culture of the Golden Isles and Georgia coast as a whole. It is our honor to share these…

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10 Must-See Places in the Golden Isles

1. Light up your day at the St. Simons Island Lighthouse Immerse yourself in history when you visit the St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum. Interactive exhibits and era-themed rooms allow you to…

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New Hotels in the Golden Isles

Although summer is coming to a close, we have new hotels that are opening their doors! The Golden Isles has a several new hotels that are the perfect spot for your upcoming fall getaway. Drinks on the Rooftop at Hotel Simone For a romantic getaway, Hotel Simone offers the peace and quiet one needs…

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Things to Do this Winter in the Golden Isles

Temperate weather, quiet beaches and year-round activities make winter one of the best seasons to visit the Golden Isles. December and January may be the coolest months on the Georgia coast, but with an annual average temperature of 68° F, you can still leave your winter coats at home. The Golden…

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Festivals and Events You Won't Want to Miss in 2024

With the new year upon us, it’s time to start planning the best festivals to attend in 2024. The Golden Isles is home to annual festivals and joyous celebrations that take place every month in stunning coastal settings. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, traveling solo or with family— these 2024…

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What Not to Miss in Each Town

From the family-friendly fun on Jekyll Island to the all-inclusive adventures of Little St. Simons Island, all the way to Brunswick’s mainland historic experiences and everything in between, there’s almost too much to do in the Golden Isles to fit everything into a standard week-long vacation. So…

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