St. George Scuttlebutt

The latest news, happenings, and Island tales, here on our Forgotten Coast blog

St. George Island and the rest of Florida’s Forgotten Coast are known for mild weather. This makes the region attractive to travelers who want to avoid the more frequent rain-outs found in Orlando and the central portion of the state. No place is completely dry, however, so it’s still important to plan ahead. Resort Vacation […]

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Labor Day weekend is one of the most popular weekends for travel. It’s an opportunity to take a trip without taking off work and get away before the kids go back to school. But with so many destinations to choose from, how can you decide where to spend the precious last days of summer? Here, […]

Sunbathing is one of the most relaxing ways to enjoy the pool or beach, and it also comes with a lot of benefits. Sun exposure prevents vitamin D deficiency, reduces depression, improves your sleep, and can even strengthen your bones and immune system. Sunbathing doesn’t come without its risks, though, and it’s crucial to tan […]

Beachfront rental property is the classic way to lodge while enjoying a coastal vacation, and for good reason. So close to the water, it’s effortless to enjoy the shore or explore other opportunities the area has to offer. In Florida, St. George Island is full of beachfront rentals with spectacular views and far from the […]

History

Despite what its name suggests, Florida’s Forgotten Coast has been anything but forgotten by beach bums, nature lovers, and history buffs alike. Settled just across the Apalachicola Bay from St. George Island, the Forgotten Coast is home to many diverse cities, each boasting a unique, colorful history that makes it an ideal vacation spot for […]

Eating Out Last Night

So your vacation has come to an end. Or maybe you’re in the planning phase for an upcoming Florida trip. Either way, you’ve reached the final day of your visit, and you’re looking for a list of the best St. George Island restaurants to dine at. As island experts, Resort Vacation Properties is ready to […]