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Jekyll Island

August 2015 – Jekyll Island is located about twenty minutes from Brunswick, Georgia.  The island was developed in the early 1900’s for private vacation homes.  It was evacuated by the government during World War II and was later acquired by… Continue Reading →

Okefenokee Swamp – Stephen C Foster State Park

November 2015 – The Stephen C. Foster State Park is about an hour and forty-five minutes from Jacksonville, across the state line into Georgia.  The admission cost is $5 and is good for seven consecutive days.  The park is pretty… Continue Reading →

Cumberland Island

May 2016 – Cumberland Island is a national park accessible to day-use visitors only by boat.  The ferry costs $28 per person and leaves at 9 AM or 11:30 AM.  The ferry cost does not include the admission fee of… Continue Reading →

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