Monthly: September 2009

Beach Jogging

September 24, 2009

Beach jogging is a great way to start your day during a vacation. It is an excellent method to stay in shape because of the high number of calories burned in the body. Most joggers prefer doing it in the …Read More

Early October Events

September 23, 2009

This coming October 3, Saturday, the Forgotten Coast Community Yard Sale is happening at 8 a.m. in Apalachicola, Carrabelle, Panacea, St. George Island, Mexico Beach and Port St. Joe. Now’s your chance to browse through vintage collections, antique decors, furniture …Read More

A Great Beach Getaway

September 22, 2009

St. George Island (SGI) has long been considered an amazing getaway beach. With its remote location, old Florida feel and delectable Southern cooking, you can escape from the urban jungle for a few days and have a laid-back and quiet …Read More

Rediscovering the Art of Reading

September 21, 2009

What else can you do on the beach for entertainment that’s easy on the budget? One thing I’ve recently rediscovered is reading. This was my form of leisure in the old days until I became too busy juggling office work …Read More

What’s in Little St. George Island?

September 18, 2009

Also known as Cape St. George Island, this uninhabited barrier island west of St. George Island was formerly part of the main island. When a ship channel (Bob Sikes Cut) was constructed, this part was eventually separated. It is now …Read More

Sunsets

September 17, 2009

When was the last time you took a few moments to watch a sunset?   It’s definitely not a complete beach vacation without watching the sun rise or set in your vacation destination. St. George Island in particular, has one …Read More

A Simple Guide to Beach Safety

September 16, 2009

There are some beach hazards that others might not be aware of or wouldn’t know how to respond to when faced with such problems. Beach hazards may come from punctured wounds, marine toxins and other risks. It is important to …Read More

Fitness and Beauty Essentials at the Beach

September 15, 2009

It’s good to know that even if you are on a remote beach vacation and away from the conveniences of urban life, St. George Island and its neighboring towns of Apalachicola and Eastpoint offer services that can still cater to …Read More

7th Annual C-Quarters Marina Kingfish/Grouper Shootout

September 14, 2009

   Carrabelle is celebrating the seventh annual Kingfish/Grouper Shootout Tournament on September 26 & 27, 2009. Carrabelle, known primarily as a fishing town, is located at the eastern end of the Florida Panhandle. It is around 40 minutes northeast from …Read More

Beneath the Waters

September 11, 2009

Interested to explore dive sites in the Franklin County? Custom dive trips are offered so you can easily include it in your itinerary. A 2-tank dive day is available to give beach time and water play to non divers in …Read More