Autumn Island Getaways! Rates from $159, Sundays through Wednesdays from October 2018 through February 2019; Use Code SSICOM and get an additional 20% off. Located on St. Simons Island, Georgia, the King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort welcomes you to enjoy all of the luxury and amenities that the resort has to offer. This historic ocean front retreat, where relaxation, inspiration and recreation reside in equal measure, has been heralded by guests since its opening in 1935.
The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort
Throughout most of the year on St. Simons Island, butterflies can be seen gathering nectar or flying along roadsides and waters’ edges. The fall in particular is a great time to spot butterflies along their migrations. These beautiful creatures come in a spectacular range of colors and the gulf fritillary is no exception, with its bright orange wings and […]
Until the Civil War, coastal Georgia and South Carolina thrived as the country’s premiere rice growing region. Many of the South’s great rice plantations were destroyed during the Civil War, but a few still stand today. Located between Darien and Brunswick, Georgia, Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation offers a fascinating window into the Lowcountry’s 19th-century rice culture. Situated […]
Knobbed Whelk (Busycon carica)! Christened the state seashell in 1987, the knobbed whelk is a whorled shell, eight inches long at maturity, displaying heavy spines, many knobs, and an orange or red mouth. Minerals in Georgia coastal waters cause ocher striations on the sand-colored, semi-gloss surface. This marine snail shell is found all along Georgia’s […]