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Month: October 2011

Mermaid Sighting, Just in Time for October!

Just in time for October! Look at this beautiful mermaid sent in by Chris T. from Erie, PA! She was in Norfolk, VA and spotted this gorgeous mermaid in front of a hospital. Isn’t she fabulous? Thanks Chris, you sighting came in just in time for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

What a great reminder to get checked out, right ladies!

Have you seen a mermaid lately? Mermaid Cottages love to hear about it! Please send your mermaid sightings and stories to and keep an eye out…your sighting could be the next featured sighting, right here on our blog! We look forward to hearing from you!

Mermaid Tale: Tybee Tides Cottage

Welcome to 1212 Venetian Drive on Tybee Island, home to the beautiful Tybee Tides Cottage! Originally built in the 1930’s as a fish camp, this very basic fish shack has been completely restored. The home is filled with wonderful regional and local art and was even the feature home of the 2007 Tybee Tour of Homes. The location on the Back River side of the island means you are on a cozy, quiet street, but still close to everything our wonderful little island has to offer. Leave the car behind and walk or ride your bike. At Tybee Tides, you are mere minutes from …