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.
Running 30 or 40 miles from Orange Beach to catch a red snapper or an amberjack is very common for center console or cuddy cabin fishermen.
Where to eat ranks pretty high on the list of decisions to make when on an Orange Beach Gulf Shores vacation.
Historically, the middle of June is when Alabama opens its shrimp season, which also heralds a change in fishing tactics for those who love to catch...