Get ready to take two foodie travel bloggers on a culinary tour of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. That’s right! You get to be their virtual tour guide and help them discover all the good eats locals and visitors rave about on the Alabama Gulf Coast during (more…)
It’s no big secret that summertime is peak season on Alabama’s beaches. From spring break through Labor Day, beaches are gorgeous and filled with families enjoying the sun and surf. That time frame also brings slightly longer waits at your favorite restaurants (more…)
Reunions are events in themselves, and when it’s for family members it takes it to a whole different level of planning. Family reunions can be detail oriented, time consuming and stressful. Accommodations, travel, meals, entertainment and all the details (more…)
After planning a wedding and entertaining guests, a honeymoon is a well-deserved escape for a bride and groom. Once the wedding is in the books, couples can look forward to romantic walks on the beach, candlelit dinners and fun activities, all while celebrating (more…)
Families, couples and even solo travelers who choose beach trips for their vacation usually have a few things in common: they love the sun, the sand and the water. As someone who has visited Gulf Shores and Orange Beach often, I can assure you, those (more…)
Are you reading this blog on your phone?
That’s no surprise. We are becoming slaves to our devices, checking phone messages, email and social media accounts day and night. Americans, especially, have a hard time leaving work behind when on vacation (more…)
Let’s name some things that go together:
Chocolate chips and cookies.
Tacos and margaritas.
Summer and sandy toes.
Beach vacations and budget talks.
Yes, you read the last one right.
Beach vacations and budget talks can mix! In fact, they (more…)
The beach is the number-one reason visitors choose the Alabama Gulf Coast as their vacation destination. The white-sand beaches combined with Southern charm create the perfect place for a beach retreat. The endless days basking in the sun and sand are (more…)
When planning a summer vacation, most people dream about playing outside, spending time with family, dining at great restaurants and enjoying local attractions. BUDGET is a six-letter word we don’t always like to think about. But with careful planning, (more…)
Beach volleyball is the NCAA’s fastest-growing sport, and during May 4-6 Gulf Shores will be serving up fun in the sun and sand as the area welcomes some of the country’s top talent for the 2018 National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship.