The holidays are a special time to visit Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. There’s something to be said about spending the holidays near the beach. In 2014, I was able to do just that and experience a whole different type of white Christmas during (more…)
Are you looking for somewhere to spend a white Christmas? We’ve got our own version right here on the beautiful white sands of the Alabama Gulf Coast! Our lodging sponsors offer low holiday rates to those of you who are hoping to treat yourself to a beach (more…)
Take a trip back in time and let your students experience history firsthand at one of the many museums and historical sites along the Alabama Gulf Coast. One of the great advantages of homeschooling is the ease of taking children on field trips. Watch (more…)
Breathe in the fresh, salty air and enjoy the peaceful surroundings along the Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores. A cooperative venture between the City of Orange Beach and Gulf State Park, the trail offers a variety (more…)
It’s no secret the Alabama Gulf Coast offers one of the best escapes to the great outdoors. Visitors flock to the area for the white-sand beaches, the exciting water sports and the breathtaking sunsets. And there’s no better place to be at one with nature (more…)
If you think it’s too early to start making your Labor Day plans, just consider how quickly summer arrived. Yep! It’s time to pull out the computer and start making arrangements for Labor Day (Sept. 5). Book a week’s stay in a gulf-front condo for even (more…)
Combine shrimp, shrimp and more shrimp with some of the best entertainment and arts and crafts exhibits on a picture-perfect backdrop and you have the setting for the 44th Annual National Shrimp Festival.
Taking place Oct. 8 to 11, this granddaddy (more…)
Gas up the car and set your course for adventure – scenic adventure. Download the Alabama Coastal Connection Scenic Byway app and take a trip that will fill your photo albums and scrapbooks with interesting sights along the Alabama Gulf Coast.