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…)
Where do you go to find peace and serenity? In Orange Beach, the locals head to the water, specifically the back bay areas like Wolf Bay. Here, the water laps gently on the banks and osprey nests can be seen in tall trees dotting the shoreline. The bay (more…)
Nestled along the shores of the Gulf of Mexico is a magical place where the warm turquoise waters lap against sugar-white beaches, where the (more…)
Keeping teens happy may not always be the easiest thing to do – caught between adulthood and childhood, tweens and teens may want their own list of things to do while on vacation. But when you’re on a beach vacation in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, you’re (more…)
Quick! Name three gifts you got during the holidays last year.
Now name three things you did on your last vacation. Much easier, wasn’t it?
Years ago, my husband and I realized that vacations have a lasting impact on our family. “Stuff” doesn’t seem (more…)
One of the most popular choices for visitors to the Alabama Gulf Coast is a fishing excursion, whether on a boat, on the Gulf State Park pier, or directly on the beach itself. This area boasts 100+ captains and a large fleet of boats available for charter. (more…)
So much to do, so little time. You may need to extend your beach vacation by a few days (weeks, months) to see and do all that Gulf Shores and Orange Beach have to offer. We recently asked our Facebook fans what activities they look forward to the most (more…)