The summer sports season will start winding down soon, so make your plans now to head to the beach. Fall’s mild weather and less-crowded beaches make it a fantastic time for some fun in the sun before or after a September sporting event on the Alabama (more…)
Keeping teens happy may not always be the easiest thing to do – caught between adulthood and childhood, tweens and teens may want their own list of things to do while on vacation. But when you’re on a beach vacation in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, you’re (more…)
If you saw any of the Blue Marlin Grand Championship at The Wharf earlier this month, it wasn’t only big fish that were on display. The only thing bigger than the 806-pound blue marlin that was weighed were the boats fishing in the tournament. Two boats (more…)
Sports are full of superstitions and lore, and many have a long-standing history. Consider baseball’s Curse of the Bambino when the Boston Red Sox failed to earn a World Series title for 86 years after selling Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees. Some athletes (more…)
The sales team at Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism becomes your boots on the ground when planning a destination meeting on Alabama’s white-sand beaches. From RFPs to vendor suggestions and site visits, Beth, Lane and Amy will work with meeting planners (more…)
Will you be swinging down to the Alabama Gulf Coast for a sporting event this Labor Day weekend? Our family-friendly beaches are jam-packed with action. We’ve listed the top five activities for families visiting the area.
Are you ready to head off (more…)
Millennials present a new set of considerations for meeting planners. Determining what is most important in terms of work and career and aligning the goals of a meeting with Millennials’ generational preferences is a balancing act. Meetings still have (more…)
Combining vacations with grandparents, adult siblings and their families is becoming more and more popular in days when families are looking for meaningful experiences when every moment counts. Some may consider this their normal vacation style, but for (more…)
It’s that time of year when inshore anglers realize the inshore species of fish like speckled trout, redfish, white trout and flounder are getting finicky about what they’ll hit.
It’s been getting harder and harder to get sufficient strikes on artificial (more…)