Travel Blogs from Brunswick
... Not enough time to do a tour, but were allowed to go into the stands and check it out. Was pretty cool to see. Then we took off again and got to Brunswick for the night. Actually got off the highway and drove into town. What an I say. Very unusual town. And quite honestly wouldn't feel safe staying n town. So we headed back to the highway where there were a group of hotels and fast food restaurants together. Really just needed a bed for the ...
Jekyll Island was purchased in 1886 by a group of wealthy families as a private retreat. By 1900, The Jekyll Island Club membership included the Rockefellers, Morgans, Cranes and Goulds and represented over one-sixth of the world’s wealth. The Club closed in 1942 and Jekyll Island was purchased by the State of Georgia in 1947. Today, this era of Jekyll Island’s history can be revisited with a ...
... from dissolved vegetative material and peat. There are 233 species of birds that have been identified in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, 49 species of mammals, 64 species of reptiles, 37 species of amphibians and 39 species of fish. I think we all enjoyed the boat ride through the swamp.
Started my drive in North Carolina this morning. I was only 17 miles from the southern state border, so I was quickly in South Carolina. Headed south to Beaufort and a visit to MCRD Parris Island, SC. A lot of changes and a few familiar sites. I have some great memories of my times spent aboard MCRD. I went through boot camp ...
... the people were the rockefellers, the pulitzers, sears, vanderbilts,carnegies, etc. the whole island was a private club for the members and their guests and the people who served them. they would winter here from the northeast. most of their "cottages" are still here and in good repair. one of the cottages is a restaurant, one is an art gallery, some are just places that tourist could go inside and see. some of the small servant quarters are gift shops and ...
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