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.
I’m a big fan of solo-parent travel and Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are at the top of my list for family-friendly vacations.
Hippity-Hop on over to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach this April for an Easter holiday like you’ve never had.
There are a lot of misconceptions about beach vacations. We're here to debunk those myths!
Prepare to have fun. In the Gulf of Mexico, water temperatures drop to the mid-fifties in December and will climb to the mid-eighties by June. Most...
If you love to watch beautiful sportfishing boats cruise around Alabama waters and especially relish big fish being hoisted onto the scales, it’s time...
If you’ve been to the beach, you’ve probably built a sandcastle. Around here, it's a rite of passage and a vacation tradition.
In early 2020 the wildest spot along Alabama’s beaches will open the doors to its new, larger-than-life location.