The Trees with Faces: Nature Art Near Sea Island

It’s a quick ride from Sea Island over to St. Simons Island, and some mysterious tree carvings await you on your visit. Faces carved into tree trunks aren’t just a Game of Thrones trope—but a mysterious attraction you can find waiting for you on a St. Simons Island visit. Get the team ready, because a scavenger hunt to find the most faces carved into the island’s oak trees awaits you! Who … [Read more...]

Fall into St Simons Island Real Estate

Fall and winter on Georgia's Golden Isles are spectacular--warm enough for days on the marsh, the golf courses, and the beach, and cool enough for evenings by the fire. The phrase "sweater weather" could have been coined for St Simons Island. After the heat and humidity of the summer months, the average daily highs are in the high 70s, and the lows don't get much below 40. August on St Simons … [Read more...]

Sea Island Charter Fishing: Catching Kingfish

There are so many pastimes to enjoy along the Georgia coast, and taking a charter fishing adventure is prime on the list. There are so many gorgeous types of fish that you can aim to catch in the region, and one of the most iconic is the kingfish. Whether you’re chasing a great thrill, or looking for a trophy, here are a few things to keep in mind about charter fishing for kingfish in Sea … [Read more...]

Invest in Beauty — Sea Island Real Estate

Don't waste another warm, sunny day in the confines of your everyday life. Get to Sea Island. The summer days are winding down, but the home prices will not. Sea Island continues to soar in popularity as the real estate values keep climbing. Sea Island, Georgia real estate first grabbed investors' attention in 2004 when George W. Bush hosted the G8 summit on the shores of Sea Island's sunny … [Read more...]

St Simons Real Estate–What’s Right For You?

If you've spent any time at all on St Simons or Sea Island, you know what they have to offer--pristine beaches, lots of history, great shopping and dining, amazing marshes and nature, and fantastic golf courses. So it's only natural that this is where you want your second home or retirement home, the only real question is what sort of home do you want? Are you a laid-back on the beach type, or … [Read more...]

Upcoming September Events In St. Simons

Do you love the beautiful, whimsical St. Simons? There's so much to see and do here that you'd never get tired of the area, but did you know about the exciting events St. Simons residents hold every month? Check out these September events, guaranteed to make your week! September 9th: A deliciously stuffed farmer's market with live music, local artists, freshly baked goods, and the best … [Read more...]

Finding Your New Home – Saint Simons Real Estate

Is it time to treat yourself to that beach house you've always wanted? It's always a good time to invest in  St Simons--either as your primary residence or a second home. St Simons offers the best of beach living--long stretches of pristine beaches, and world class golf, shopping and dining--in a quiet haven surrounded by marshes and the Atlantic ocean. It's the marshlands that really set St … [Read more...]

Saint Simons Real Estate and Artists

Becoming Attached to Saint Simons The people who eventually purchase Saint Simons real estate will typically visit the area first as tourists. Many of them will love it so much that they never want to leave. Visitors will all come to adore Saint Simons for their own reasons. Some people will like the local community. Other people will enjoy spending time on water sports. Most people become … [Read more...]

Commemorative Oaks in Sea Island

With a small population and small-town vibe to match, Sea Island, Georgia is a hidden gem of the Golden Isles. However, the island’s reputation for beauty and elegance has preceded itself, drawing many distinguished guests over the years. In 1928, President Calvin Coolidge visited Sea Island and was so impressed with the island that he commemorated the visit by planting a live oak. The live oak … [Read more...]

Golden Isles Early August Events

Every month and every special holiday brings activities to our Golden Isles. Continue to read our blog for upcoming events and mark your calendar for those that appeal to you and your family. Encounter Youth Choir Tuesday, August 1, 2017 – 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM - FREE Ritz Theater This Choir from Alton, Illinois, will be here as they finish their 45th season. “At the Cross (Love Ran … [Read more...]