Informative and entertaining, our “Beach is Calling” blog shares the best beach vacation tips, including favorite hot spots for catching and eating fresh fish, when to visit Alabama Gulf Shores and why. Pick a season then peruse our calendar—maybe May for music lovers or fall for foodie festivals—even great beach vacation tips for grandparents traveling with kids.
Blog articles by Gulf Shores & Orange Beach staff can help you plan a group golf getaway for guys or gals, a couples’ wellness weekend, even a homeschool itinerary that travels along a scenic byway to the historical Fort Morgan or a beach birding paradise.
It’s no secret that Gulf Shores is the place to go for fresh, local seafood.
While fishing or boating are relatively safe and fun ways to enjoy the beautiful waters of the Alabama Gulf Coast, it’s best to be prepared for the...
When Gulf Shores and Orange Beach have come up in conversations in the past, my mind automatically went to the beach.
Although our fishing and boating seasons last for most of the year on Alabama’s Gulf Coast, the weather will finally deteriorate to the point that it...
As if 2020 wasn't already a challenging year, in comes a hurricane to the Gulf of Mexico.
There are so many ways to adventure on Alabama beaches, but sometimes you need something just a little quirky and a lot of fun.
The wee hours of the morning Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, were some of the scariest hours of my life.
Most of us envision going on beach vacations during the summer.