St. George Scuttlebutt

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

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 […]

Memorial Day

Although summer doesn’t technically begin until June, many view Memorial Day as the true kickoff of the season. Take it from us: there’s no better way to celebrate this turn of the weather than with a relaxing beachfront vacation. On a coastal trip, you’ll get to start the summer in style by sporting your new […]

Beach Gear

If you’re preparing for an upcoming beach vacation in St. George Island, Florida, then you’re probably daydreaming about the coastal views in your future.  But you can’t hit the road without packing your bags, and vacationing near the coast adds a whole other dimension to your packing routine. To help you choose what beach gear […]

Stocking Up

Rental properties offer a convenient, unique way for families to vacation. Unlike many hotels, these private accommodations can make you feel right at home – no matter where you travel. But if you’re planning on renting a house for your next Florida trip, forgetting an essential item can put a serious dent in your plans. […]

Lighthouse on St. George Island – Resort Vacation Properties

The Apalachicola Bay area is a place of wonder and natural delight, and although it’s the signature destination along what’s known as the Forgotten Coast, for more than three decades it’s been no secret to folks living in the region and beyond. Most recently, in a glowing article in the Chattanooga Times Free Press, the […]