Cumberland Island, Delightful Day Trip

Highly recommended for nature lovers is a day trip to Amelia Island’s next door neighbor, Cumberland Island.

Five New Amelia Island Hotels Underway

More rooms are on the way with new Amelia Island hotels under construction or are planned.

Beach Nourishment Winter 2018/2019

Fernandina Beach Project Winter is a quieter time at the beaches of Amelia Island, typically off season for ocean swimming with a fraction of beach visitors, as compared to the height of summer tourism. It’s during wintertime when beach nourishment projects happen here. When and where adding sand to the beach will happen is managed […]

Fa La La La La Fernandina! December 2018 Festive Events

December 2018 ‘Tis the season when downtown is decked in its holiday best. There will be sounds of merriment and glowing scenes around downtown Fernandina during a Victorian-themed Christmas street festival, a lighted Christmas parade and New Year’s Eve fireworks display. “Three’s a charm,” and in the historic setting of downtown Fernandina, these “Top 3” […]

This Seashore Superhero Saves Lives

Some may be shocked to learn the value of the horseshoe crab species to mankind. Instrumental in saving lives around the world, they are in growing need to be saved themselves.