Kings Bay Bucket List: Universal Studios

Kings Bay Bucket List: Universal Studios

Another perk of being stationed at Kings Bay? The access to Orlando, Florida and the multiple amusement parks there! Similar to the post about Disney World, this post will focus mostly on how to get discounted tickets and travel to Universal Studios Florida. Located three hours from Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Universal Studios is [...]

Kings Bay Bucket List: Camping on Cumberland Island

Kings Bay Bucket List: Camping on Cumberland Island

Cumberland Island National Seashore is a wonderful outdoor location for your next solo or family camping trip (or even just day trip if you don’t want to camp). This barrier island is located about a 45 minute ferry ride from St. Mary’s. If you are looking for an outdoor adventure, here is some information on [...]

Disney World For Military Families: Your Guide to Discounts & How to Purchase Tickets

Disney World For Military Families: Your Guide to Discounts & How to Purchase Tickets

One of the perks of being stationed at Kings Bay is that you are 2.5-3 hours from Orlando and the multiple amusement parks there! As it would take multiple posts to barely scratch the surface of all the things to see and do around Disney World, this post will focus mostly on how to get [...]

The Best Places to See & Experience Manatees in Florida

The Best Places to See & Experience Manatees in Florida

You can find manatees throughout the year in Florida. These gentle “sea cows” live in a variety of coastal areas, slow-moving streams, estuaries and salt-water bays. In Florida, from November-April, manatees tend to come inland when it is cold. They can be found in the warm freshwater springs throughout the state. Manatees are an endangered [...]

Your Guide to Fall Activities Near Kings Bay

Your Guide to Fall Activities Near Kings Bay

While it doesn’t quite feel like fall yet here in the south, there are plenty of fall activities to do in and around Kings Bay! Incacheetoo Petting Zoo - Waverly, GA Image from Incacheetoo Petting Zoo Facebook page Open weekends from September 25-November 28th, this is more than just a petting zoo! It is full [...]

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 [...]