Monthly: July 2009

13th Annual Port St. Joe Scallop Festival

July 31, 2009

  Another event to look forward to during the summer months besides the July 4th holiday is the Annual Port St. Joe Scallop Festival. This place will host the Scallop Festival for the 13th time on August 1 and 2. …Read More

Beach Yoga

July 30, 2009

The beach is a sanctuary for beginners in yoga and advanced practitioners alike. Yoga is a “series of traditional physical and mental disciplines originating in India”. It is a good exercise for meditation as well as conditioning of the physical …Read More

Proposing at the Beach

July 29, 2009

If you are looking for a fantastic place to propose to your special someone, St. George Island is the perfect place to do it. A secluded beach with velvety soft sand, crystal clear gulf waters and serene environment, St. George …Read More

Fishing at St. George Island

July 28, 2009

St. George Island offers beachgoers the natural resources to experience fishing while also providing excellent facilities for the novice and seasoned fishermen. Apalachicola Bay is abundant in fresh and salt water fish. You can get on a kayak or canoe …Read More

Helpful Tips on Beach Etiquette

July 27, 2009

When people go on a beach vacation, sometimes they forget how to exercise beach etiquette. At times they get too wrapped up having fun and enjoying the moment in the company of friends or family that it gets to a …Read More

In Pursuit of Dolphins

July 24, 2009

Dolphin sightings are always a magical experience. Children and adults who want to be up close and personal with dolphins during their stay at St. George Island will not be disappointed. Simply rent a boat and a tour guide to …Read More

Sandcastle Building

July 23, 2009

There are several techniques in building the perfect sandcastle but finding a good location is the most important. Pick out an unobstructed square site that is not too close to the water. Fill up large plastic buckets of water from …Read More

Gifts from the Sea

July 22, 2009

My fondest memories during my week-long vacation at St. George Island this summer was the time I spent beachcombing the clean white sand beaches with my 9-year old daughter and 7-year old son. Even though we went during the peak …Read More

Partying at the Beach

July 21, 2009

Don’t leave St. George Island without throwing a party among friends and family. If you traveled with a large group, complete your beach experience by having a seafood and barbeque cookout at one of the parks, picnic areas or at …Read More

Blazing Trails

July 20, 2009

While vacationing at St. George Island, fitness buffs can make the most of the paved bike trails or go to state park for off road trails. A great way to track exercise is through a running or cyclist computer wrist …Read More