The Traveling Steve's

Jekyll Island

Summer in Roanoke – August 2020
Summer in Roanoke  – August 2020

Summer in Roanoke – August 2020

This year in 2020 has been like no other we’ve ever experienced, thanks to the COVID-19 which is plaguing the world. Like everyone else we are dealing with it the best we can. Fortunately I retired last December and no…

Coming soon . . . Jekyll Island weekend 2019
Coming soon . . . Jekyll Island weekend 2019

Coming soon . . . Jekyll Island weekend 2019

Merry Christmas greetings everyone! Steve (DOS) and I just got back from a most wonderful pre-Christmas 4 day weekend trip to Jekyll Island, GA. I’ve written about Jekyll Island (one of our favorite places) many times and will follow-up in…

Pre-Christmas Weekend at Jekyll Island 2017
Pre-Christmas Weekend at Jekyll Island 2017

Pre-Christmas Weekend at Jekyll Island 2017

This past weekend we had yet another wonderful stay at Jekyll Island. In what has become an annual tradition for the last few years, we stay for a 3 night weekend during the month of December, and get an early…

It’s The Most Wonderful Time of The Year!
It’s The Most Wonderful Time of The Year!

It’s The Most Wonderful Time of The Year!

Yes, just like the song, December is generally the happiest month of the year for me.  Tucked away somewhere between the work travel, Christmas shopping, creating and mailing greeting cards, decorating the house with outdoor lights, setting up the Christmas…

Pre-Christmas weekend at Jekyll Island
Pre-Christmas weekend at Jekyll Island

Pre-Christmas weekend at Jekyll Island

I’m behind in writing the blog a bit and am doing so this week from Maysville, Kentucky where I’m working on business. I’m going to recap the past weekend however, which was spent at  beautiful and serene Jekyll Island. We…

Steve’s (DOS) birthday week in Sarasota
Steve’s (DOS) birthday week in Sarasota

Steve’s (DOS) birthday week in Sarasota

After a quick weekend trip to Roanoke, we woke up Monday morning up and had breakfast at McCoy’s Restaurant, at the Hyatt Regency Orlando Airport, where we stayed last night. After breakfast we checked out and headed to Sarasota, Florida,…

Pre-Christmas at Jekyll Island – part 2
Pre-Christmas at Jekyll Island – part 2

Pre-Christmas at Jekyll Island – part 2

We arrived at Jekyll Island shortly before dinner and quickly unpacked (no small feat when you’ve brought lots of suitcases full of clothes and Christmas decorations!) We again stayed in the Presidential Suite of the Jekyll Island Club Hotel, which houses…