A well known travel truism is when in Rome do as the Romans do. If you want to live by this credo while vacationing in Orange Beach, Alabama you should seek advice from your beach chair attendant – especially if they work for Perdido Beach Service. Whether you are looking for a jet ski rental or the best Po Boy sandwich on the beach, they’re the guys to ask.
Orange Beach and Gulf Shores, Alabama are so close together you are not likely to notice when you leave one city and enter another. Both cities are famous for their miles upon miles of white sand beaches. Parents Magazine named Gulf Shores one of the ‘Top 10 Best Beach Towns for Families’ in America and… Read more »
What better to dedicate a four day festival to than wild Gulf Coast shrimp? These yummy warm water crustaceans are nationally recognized for their sweet taste, firm texture and crunchy meat. Usually boiled or fried they’re a local dietary staple. At the National Annual Shrimp Festival, 200 pounds of shrimp per day is prepared by some of the area’s best chefs. Plan to sample their award-winning recipes while enjoying live music, local and regional artists, children’s activities and more.
Fort Morgan has guarded Mobile Bay since 1834. It’s one of the finest examples of military architecture in North America and was active during four wars including the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, World War I and World War II.
One destination that should be on your Orange Beach/Gulf Shores vacation bucket list is The Wharf. This large complex with restaurants, shopping, entertainment and a marina, is located on Alabama’s Intracoastal Waterway, and is the perfect place to wrap up a day at the beach.
Pensacola Beach is a great place for family vacations. Come and discover for yourself why it was named one of the top family-friendly destinations in the United States by Southern Living magazine. Here are our top 10 best family activities on Pensacola Beach.
There are so many great restaurants on Pensacola Beach, that most visitors cannot try them all during an average vacation. So if you’re a foodie we recommend you plan a visit in September and sample the best dishes from almost all the local restaurants at the Taste of the Beach Festival. The festival will take place at the Gulfside Pavilion at Casino Beach on September 14th and 15th between 9am and 4pm.
Tourist attractions in Pensacola Beach, Florida are plentiful and include sand that looks like snow, an average of 340 warm sunny days, original blended cocktails and a giant spaceship. Yep you read that correctly; a giant spaceship. It’s a novelty you don’t find in most beach towns and is likely the quirkiest attraction on Santa… Read more »
If you have a hefty appetite and like your dinner served with an ample side of insanity then don’t miss Lambert’s Cafe, The Only Home of the Throwed Rolls. The competition in Gulf Coast Alabama among stadium sized quirky theme restaurants is stiff but this one takes the prize. It’s big and it’s busy; last… Read more »
One of the most important things about beach vacations is creating family memories. Viewing dolphins in their natural habitat is one of the best ways to do this. Dolphin cruises are a relaxing way to take your family on an adventure they will always remember. There are lots of great options for tours, but one of the best local companies to take a charter with is Chase-n-Fins Aquatic Charters.