Amelia Island Adventures: Best Places to Kayak, Hike & Tour

Amelia Island Adventures: Best Places to Kayak, Hike & Tour

If you are stationed at Kings Bay, chances are you will venture out to Amelia Island, Florida. If you enjoy an outdoor adventure, look no further than to the nature’s playground around Amelia Island. Below are some fun outdoor adventures that await you! Kayaking Photo Courtesy of Omni Amelia Island Resort There are multiple locations [...]

15 Easter Egg Hunts, Parades & Other Events at Duty Stations

15 Easter Egg Hunts, Parades & Other Events at Duty Stations

Last year, many Easter events were cancelled due to the beginning of COVID lockdowns. This year, some locations are going socially distanced, drive through egg hunts or other Easter events. Below are some Easter-related events organized by location. Bremerton Saturday April 3, 2021: 10:00 am Eggstravaganza at the Beach (Navy Getaways Pacific Beach, 1:00 PM [...]

55 Great Mexican Restaurants at (Nearly) Every Duty Station

55 Great Mexican Restaurants at (Nearly) Every Duty Station

Today is National Margarita Day! And while we don't need an excuse to enjoy a margarita, this day feels particularly special to do so. We polled fellow submarine spouses and significant others on their favorite duty station Mexican restaurants. We asked, and y'all delivered. Here is our giant list of the best Mexican restaurants: Annapolis [...]

7 Great Holiday Events Near Kings Bay

7 Great Holiday Events Near Kings Bay

Looking for some family events surrounding the holidays? The way we are all celebrating the holidays will look a little different this year, but there are still a variety of events available to get into the holiday spirit! Below is a roundup of some fun, family-friendly, holiday activities near Kings Bay. WinterFEST at Adventure Landing [...]

Amelia Island Without Kids: Best Restaurants, Bars & Things To Do

Amelia Island Without Kids: Best Restaurants, Bars & Things To Do

If you’re stationed in the King’s Bay area and someone mentions “the island” there’s a solid chance they’re talking about Amelia Island. Located about 45 minutes from Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Amelia Island is a top vacation destination in your own backyard. We’ve previously covered all the fun things the island has to offer [...]

Amelia Island With Kids: Best Parks, Beaches & Things To Do

Amelia Island With Kids: Best Parks, Beaches & Things To Do

A short drive from Kings Bay, and located just off the coast of northwest Florida, Amelia Island is a wonderful day trip for families. The island offers 13 miles of beautiful beaches, wildlife and  a wide range of activities for families with children of all ages. Below are some of our favorite activities:   Fort [...]

9 Unique Maritime Museums at Every Duty Station

9 Unique Maritime Museums at Every Duty Station
Photo courtesy of Nauticus Facebook page

OK, my husband is a bit of a history nut. And if your spouse is in the submarine force, I might just assume you’re in the same boat as me. No pun intended. Given their locations and naval history, it should come as no surprise so many submarine duty stations are home to unique maritime [...]