Think a road trip with the parentals and little sister or brother is going to be a bust? Not in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. We’ve got the details for all the great hangouts and ideas for cool stuff to do. If you can talk Mom and Dad into bringing a (more…)
You’ve biked the trails, built a sandcastle and eaten your fill of fresh Alabama seafood. What’s next? Add the finishing touch to your Gulf Shores and Orange Beach vacation and experience a whole different state of wonder when you strap on goggles and (more…)
Finishing a great day on the beach after a day of fun doesn’t necessarily mean leaving the sand behind (more…)
Does the unofficial start of summer have your mind daydreaming of sun, surf, and toes in the sand? It won’t be long before families make their annual pilgrimage to Alabama’s white-sand beaches to kick off summer on Memorial Day weekend. Before you make (more…)
Does your family need a digital detox? Replace screen time with sand time on Alabama’s 32 miles of white-sand beaches. If the thought of pocketing your tablets and smartphones for a week causes you heartburn, then it may be a sign you’re due some downtime (more…)
Dive deep into coastal culture with a visit to the annual Festival of Art. This year marks the 43rd year the festival has been held in Orange Beach to celebrate the arts, including visual and fine arts, crafts, glass art, pottery, painting, sculpting, (more…)
Do you remember road trips with your grandparents? It didn’t matter if you were sandwiched between your younger sibling and a cooler filled with all the fixings for a roadside rest area picnic, you were going on an adventure and that’s what counted.
Moon pies and mystics. Beads and boat parades. We’re talking Mardi Gras, Alabama beaches style. With the birthplace of Carnival just a short drive away in Mobile, Alabama, many of the rich traditions of the holiday have trickled over to Alabama’s white-sand (more…)