Jekyll Island is famous for its natural beauty and
historical Gilded Age significance. This island is owned by the state of
Georgia and is considered a state park. Most of the island is protected from
development around 65%, leaving a small portion for residential and commercial
This unique situation leaves most of the island’s natural beauty preserved, brings fewer crowds to its shores, and offers plenty of breathing room – a perfect combination for a getaway destination. Got your interest piqued, then book a stay Beachview Club Hotel – it’s the best boutique hotel on Jekyll Island.
Floating just off the coast of Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard
is an island accessible by sea or air. Skip the flight and catch a ferry, the boat, if you are a local. On the
water, you will hear the boat horns, breath in the salty air, feel the ocean breeze
on your face, and enjoy a classic New England seascape. It’s an enchanting
sensory experience to get you pumped about arriving on this famed summer island.
The catamaran drifts gently away from the pier as a soothing
ukulele player begins to play. The beautiful sound sets a magical tone for our
Lana’i sunset cruise. The Hawaiian music continues as the sails are raised. After
our ukulele player finishes a few songs, he stops by to say aloha and I Immediately sense his good
nature and willingness to share his story.
Low-hanging Spanish moss shelters a sleepy two-lane road as you get close to the Lowcountry island of Kiawah. It’s a private community with limited access making it a truly off the beaten path destination. Once on this barrier island, your drive winds alongside shaded bike paths and past the lush greens of famous golf courses before making a right turn into The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort.
After quickly unpacking and nothing on my agenda for a
couple of hours, I found I needed to recover from my three-hour flight. So, I
relaxed in my really sweet one-bedroom suite and reached for my phone for a bit
of social media surfing. But it was nowhere to be found. Cue the panic!