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15 Things To Do on Amelia Island in 2015

Planning your next getaway is a great way to beat the post-holiday blues.  Resolve to make 2015 rejuvenating, adventurous, and unforgettable on Amelia Island. Try Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga with Kayak Amelia.  Even if you’ve practiced Yoga for years, this is a uniquely tranquil experience:  surround by nature’s beauty, your …

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Rev Your Engines – Amelia Concours Week

Amelia Island is revving up for the 2015 Amelia Concours Week, when automotive aficionados from around the world will race to Amelia Island for seven spectacular events offering pure carbureted sophistication. Here’s a rundown of what to expect this year. For full details, check out ameliaconcoursweek.com. On Thursday, March 12, for …

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Honey, What’s the Buzz?

The culinary teams at two of Amelia’s best resorts are creating quite a buzz with their efforts to provide guests with the freshest of local ingredients. Both The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island and the Omni Amelia Island Plantation now have flourishing beehives, producing localized honey that is making a sweet addition …

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Ghost Tours Year-Round

With hundreds of years of history encompassing colorful characters including conquistadors, pirates, witches, Victorian millionaires, and more, Amelia Island is full of discoveries, many best made on foot while exploring the 50-block National Historic District.  One way to give your exploration a special, supernatural spin, is to book one of …

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Tasting Tours in Historic Downtown

 Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach just got more delicious with the launch of Amelia Island Tasting Tours. The Downtown Tasting Tour stops at 4-5 local favorite restaurants where owners and chefs will be on hand to personally present the delicious creations they have prepared especially for tour guests.  Each tasting is …

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Shop and Score Game Day Style

Savvy shoppers can score the perfect elements of game day style in Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach.  Here are a few special picks we spotted. Colie’s Clothing + Gifts at 4 N. 2nd Street has apparel and accessories to turn heads at any tailgate. (Pick up the water bottle next door at the …

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Ultimate Family Fun Week

Shortly before they were featured in the UK’s Daily Mail as a family who had “done an extreme Brangelina by adopting eight children from a Sierra Leone orphanage,” Mike and Hayley Jones brought the family to Amelia Island for their first family beach vacation.  A group of Amelia Island residents, led …

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