What do you do when you vacation at the beach?
That may sound like a silly question, because the answer is typically “Hang out at the beach, of course!” But if you’re taking a big family on a beach vacation, not everyone may want to keep their toes (more…)
Strike a pose and snap a selfie. We’re talking Kodak moments in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Scratch that. We’re talking Insta-worthy moments! (Does anyone even know what Kodak is anymore?) Whether you’re looking for the perfect place to point and click (more…)
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…)
Break out your favorite flip flops for Fourth of July fun in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. There’s always something to see and do in these two beachside cities, especially during a holiday. After you’ve found the perfect beach condo to hang your beach (more…)
Family vacation traditions are the little things that make vacations memorable. Whether it’s an early morning walk at sunrise with the kids or casting a line from the Gulf State Park pier, traditions are something families look forward to year after year. (more…)
Many restaurants in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach offer kid-friendly options.
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…)