While family vacations are normally all about fun and adventure, it’s easy to sneak in some education without the kids even noticing! From the beach to the Blue Angels, visitors can enjoy the best of everything while learning new things and seeing something (more…)
History buffs will love discovering the history of the Gulf Coast including Native American museums, antebellum mansions, military forts, maritime and railroad museums, and much more.
Imagine when the thundering booms of cannons protected the turquoise (more…)
If you are lucky enough to be spending the all-American holiday on the Alabama Gulf Coast, you will find no shortage of exciting events. Whether you prefer a low-key day at the beach, want to indulge in finger-licking cuisine or delve into Civil War history, (more…)
Do you think you have to be a history lover to enjoy a day (or two or three) exploring military forts along the Alabama Gulf Coast? Think again. If you’re any of these folks, exploring a fort will be the perfect way to spend the day.
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Located a short walk from the Gulf of Mexico and Alabama’s white-sand beaches is the Gulf State Park’s Lake Shelby. This natural treasure has hosted families, fishermen and fun seekers for generations. Boy Scouts have camped around the lake, farmers markets (more…)
If you ask a local their favorite season on the Alabama Gulf Coast, fall will likely win the vote. Mild temperatures, warm water and colorful sunsets are the icing on the cake for fall vacations on Alabama’s white-sand beaches. When you’re planning your (more…)
Only minutes from the beautiful Alabama Gulf Coast beaches is a trail system that seems far removed from the rest of the world and the (more…)
Do you only associate the beach with summertime vacations? We’ve got some news for you: You’re really missing out! The Alabama Gulf Coast’s winter beaches are a prime spot for getting away from it all. In fact, you can enjoy beach activities year round (more…)
Wide-open stretches of beach and mild temperatures make the Alabama Gulf Coast an attractive destination for a fall getaway. Slide your toes into the cool, white sand in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach and take in all that fall has to offer on Alabama’s (more…)