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Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island Breakaway

Fall is the perfect time to reconnect, and one of Amelia Island’s favorite escapes has just announced the Amelia Island Breakaway, available for  select dates August through November. Enjoy deluxe accommodations and a $100 resort credit. Available for a limited time, starting at $319 per night, reserve here.  


Nirvana on Amelia: 6 Great Spots for Yoga

Amelia Island offers some unexpected, highly inspired backdrops for yogis from absolute beginners to power practitioners. Here are six perfect places. On Board Leave your mat on the shore and hop onto a stand-up paddle board (SUP) for a floating class led by Amelia Island’s original and only certified SUP yoga instructor, Deb Cunningham. …


Wild Amelia 2015 Photo Contest Winners

The annual Wild Amelia Nature Photography Contest is always a feast for the eyes.  Enjoy this selection of this years winners, including photographers of all ages ranging from beginner to seasoned shutterbug.


Rainy Day? Ideas for Family Fun

If you’re dodging a shower or have had your share of sun for the day, here are ten treasures to discover on dry land. At the Amelia Island Nature Center, located at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort and open to all visitors, kids are greeted with a “hello” by …


Island Summer with Dad

Still refining your plans for Father’s Day? It’s not too late.  Tell Dad, Grandpa, or other special man in your life that you’re taking him to Amelia Island this summer.  There’s an exceptional experience here for every style of dad: Amelia Island is a great place to learn to surf …


Amelia Antiquing – Teenager Style

article and photos by guest blogger Fiona Chace-Donahue (actual teenager visiting from Maine) Antiquing is an activity that young people just don’t seem to do. I want to challenge the idea that antiquing is not for teenagers, because as a teenager myself I truly feel that antiquing is an activity …

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Amelia Family Nature Activities

Mother Nature’s Favorite Child

Experience the lush nature and beauty of Amelia Island, a barrier island set in the Sea Island chain with beautiful marsh, maritime forest, and beach landscapes.  It’s the perfect setting for all of your outdoor exploring.

Amelia Island Meetings

Meetings On Amelia Island

Meetings on Amelia Island. It should be more than a meeting, you have to experience the destination.  Amelia Island, where productivity & tranquility meet.  Find out more about meeting on Amelia.

Sea Turtle Nest

Sea Turtle Nest Excavation

Exactly one month after a sea turtle nested near the Seaside Beach access on Amelia Island, the Amelia Island Sea Turtle Watch led an excavation to count and record the number of turtles hatched. There was a small and exciting surprise in this sea turtle nest.