Sea Island’s Black Banks Homeowners Benefit from Proximity to Award Winner

Feted over by such easily recognizable entities as Forbes Travel Guide, Sea Island is the place to settle down a while in 2017. And perhaps there is no better section of the barrier island to do so than the Black Banks River Residences. Unlike some other pieces of Sea Island real estate, these homes come with access to the very award-winning amenities that noted travel guides love to gush … [Read more...]

The Best Seafood in St. Simons Island

If you have been considering your real estate options in St. Simons Island, you know that it is a beautiful tourist destination with everything from lighthouses to great beaches. One of the great thing about St. Simons though is the seafood. With that in mind, here are some of the best seafood destinations you will find in St. Simons Island. Bennie's Red Barn Bennie's red barn has fire … [Read more...]

Why Is It Called The Golden Isles?

The name "Golden Isles" immediately makes one envision a sunny and delightful place to live or visit. This area of Georgia's coast stretches from the Atlantic Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico and lives up to its dreamy picture. Imagine a gorgeous sunrise over the ocean or basking in the beauty of the sun on the beautiful beach sands in a natural radiance. Historically, this land came to be known … [Read more...]

Neptune Small: A Story of Love and Friendship that Surpassed Death

Every state has its romantic tales of hardship, love, friendship and endurance in the face of extreme obstacles. These things happen when a life or a nation is being built. Georgia offers for your information the tale of Neptune Small, born into slavery on St Simons Island in 1831. You will stroll through the park named for him on Beachview Drive. You will play on the park equipment, stare … [Read more...]

March Events in the Golden Isles

Red Hot Chili Cook Off Saturday, March 4 – 11:30 am to 3:00 pm This annual fundraising event by the Rotary of the Golden Isles is a day of fun for the entire family. The best of those competing for the title of Chili Master will have the awards announced at 2:15 pm. Tickets available in advance are $5 or are $8 at the gate. Great Women of Jekyll Island Each Friday from March 3 to … [Read more...]

February Events in the Golden Isles

Our Golden Isles always have “fun” and unique activities in St. Simons Island, Sea Island, Little St. Simons Island, Jekyll Island, and Historic Brunswick. Here are a few of the February ones: Whiskey, Wine & Wildlife Thursday, February 9 to Sunday, February 12 Jekyll Island Beach Village This combines inspired cuisine with beverage tastings. You will find some of the … [Read more...]

Explore Sections of Saint Simons’ Historic Real Estate for Free in February 2017

There are more than a handful of iconic structures dotting Saint Simons real estate. However, perhaps none has inspired more romantic thoughts than the Saint Simons Lighthouse. It stands like a beautiful, old sentry over part of the island and come February 5th, people will be able to visit the top for free. The waived admission fee is part of a broader event known as Super Museum … [Read more...]

Celebrating the Harrington Community on St Simons Island

Vacationers and those seeking permanent homes on St Simons real estate are enchanted by the dunes, the majestic trees along chuckling streams and rivers. They love the food at the mighty hotels, playing golf, boating and water fun. If people look a little deeper, it’s to notice the famous builders who put up the homes in the island or the history of the food and music that was born here. What … [Read more...]

Looking to Plant More Than Just Your Feet on Sea Island, GA Real Estate?

Sea Island, Georgia, real estate has always been known as a great place to grow an array of vegetation. At one time, like the rest of the Golden Isles, it was dotted with plantations. Accordingly, the soil supported edible plants and flowers. The plantations’ gardens weren’t the only areas former residents chose to plant vegetation. In addition, the island’s resort area was known as the … [Read more...]

St Simons Real Estate and its Historic Surroundings

You will want to be sure to visit St. Simons Island if you ever find yourself in coastal Georgia. St. Simons real estate is in great demand thanks to its scenic and historic location. While the island is most well known for its natural beauty, it boasts a number of historic attractions as well. We have put together a list of three of the most interesting for you to visit when you need a break … [Read more...]