Island Alphabet letter of the week: B

Discover more about Hilton Head Island with this daily list of animals, restaurants, and activities. Every week there will be a new list following the order of the alphabet. Brown Pelicans: While enjoying the salty breeze or catching rays by the pool you will most likely see this big birds flying over head. They glide [...]

Our October Photo Contest Winner!

Congratulations to Joan Small from Cary, North Carolina on her winning photo she entered in this month’s Beach Properties of Hilton Head photo contest! Her submission of this beautiful Great White Egret has earned her a $50 Visa gift card! If you would like to enter our monthly photo contest for your chance to win a $50 Visa Gift Card [...]

10 Things Not To Miss On Hilton Head Island

#1 Harbour Town Marina Located in Sea Pines, Harbour Town might just be the most iconic landmark in the Lowcountry. Harbour Town is filled with activities, restaurants, and shopping as well as beautiful yachts in the harbor. It is home to the Heritage Classic Professional Golf Tournament where every year people from all over the [...]

A Great Day Trip Near Hilton Head Island

Only an hour or so away from Hilton Head Island is a beautiful Wildlife Refuge called "Botany Bay Plantation". The tour of the refuge is FREE and is guaranteed to open your eyes and fascinate you with huge, lush trees, wide open marshes filled with exotic wildlife, winding trails, natural beaches, and historic landmarks. Take the [...]

A Walk in the Woods

Right in the middle of all the summertime hustle-and-bustle in the Sea Pines Resort is an unbelievably secluded spot of peace and tranquility. A deer quietly slipping from view.  A tiny lizard scurrying along the boardwalk.  Huge trees and untouched vegetation.  This is the Sea Pines Forest Preserve, 605 acres of undeveloped, preserved land. "But what is [...]

One Drove Under The Osprey’s Nest

Hilton Head Island has a fantastic array of wildlife, and visitors are always charmed and amazed at the everyday, commonplace sightings of them... The alligator sunning itself on the lawn, the deer nibbling grass in the yard, the white heron in the parking lot at Wal-Mart. Yes, the mix of ecology and commerce that is so unique to [...]

Family Fun Day at Coastal Discovery Museum on August 8

Coastal Discovery Museum is one of the most memorable destinations on Hilton Head Island.  It is located on the 68 acre Honey Horn Plantation. You can explore nature trails, gardens, stately oaks, a butterfly enclosure and the infamous Marsh Tacky horses! At Family Fun Day on August 8 from 10 am to 3 pm, you [...]