Spring Break on St. George Island
shrimp-boats-of-apapachicola.jpgHaving trouble deciding on a spring break destination? Start planning your vacation to St. George Island today. Nestled against Florida’s panhandle, St. George Island provides some of the last unspoiled, but inhabited, beaches in Florida. Free of excessive tourists, but filled with lots of activities to keep busy, St. George Island is the place to spend your spring break. Where else can you find a vacation destination that has it all: history, entertainment, fishing, beautiful beaches, wildlife, shopping, and peace and quiet?
For history buffs, St. George Island is rich with history dating back to the 17th century when Spanish invaders conquered the Gulf. Visitors to the island can see the Spanish influence on the architecture of many of the old homes on the island.
If you are looking for entertainment during your spring break, you can visit the Dixie Theatre, built in 1912, and recently renovated. The Dixie Theatre hosts live performances throughout the year. Check out the calander of events for upcoming performances.
If you’re in the mood for shopping during your spring break vacation, St. George Island is home to a wide variety of stores. Visitors can shop for antiques, trendy gifts, local arts and crafts, and more. Many of the St. George Island beach rentals are located close to the shopping centers.
For lovers of nature, renting a home on St. George Island is the perfect spring break getaway. The island is a fishing mecca and guests can rent charter boats, or simply fish from the bridge. A wide variety of fish can be caught off the coast of St. George Island, including Cobia, Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder, Spanish Mackerel, Large Mouth Bass, and Tarpon. While visiting St. George Island, a stop at the St. George Island Park is a must see for nature lovers as well. Visitors can bicycle, kayak, swim, and birdwatch at the park. Miles and miles of beaches on the island are home to a wide variety of wildlife, from sea turtles to waterbirds.
St. George Island is truly the perfect destination for a spring break vacation and a quiet getaway. Start planning today by booking your beach house rental before it is to late!