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Road Trip to Destin, Florida

Posted on Friday, August 11, 2017

Every year in October we head to Destin, Florida for a week of relaxation! October is our favorite time of year to visit Destin. The weather is perfect, the water is still warm and the crowds have cooled off. It’s also much more affordable in fall. We like to break up our road trip so that we can experience the best of both worlds, the Gulf of Mexico and the Great Smokey Mountains!  It’s about a 4.5 hour drive away from our home in Cincinnati. The perfect amount of time to get us ready...
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Grocery Delivery Now Available in Destin

Posted on Tuesday, July 25, 2017

You finally arrive at your Destin condo and your crew is dying to get to the beach. You walk into your home for the week and everyone changes into swimsuits. You realize there is nothing to eat or drink in your rental so you have two choices: go get all the groceries alone and face angry people later when you didn’t get what they want OR wait until after the beach when everyone is exhausted and starving. Well, now you have more choices. Select grocery stores in the Destin, Florida area offer...
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Mind Body Brew

Mind Body Brew

Posted on Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Destin Brewery presents Mind Body Brew! Held this Thursday evening, July 20th at 5:30pm at the Destin Brewery. The event will be held every third Thursday of each month. Bring your mats, balance and love for craft beer!  What is Mind Body Brew? It’s a flow of exercises that helps to improve balance, strength and flexibility all while enjoying your favorite craft beer. This unique combination began in Germany. Drinking beer is incorporated into postures for what is sure to be one...
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Breakfast Along the Gulf Coast

Best Breakfast Spots on the Beach

Posted on Saturday, July 15, 2017

Summer is here and you finally made it to the vacation destination of your dreams. Welcome to the Gulf Coast of Florida! Known for our powder white sand and emerald green waters, we also have some delicious cuisine. There’s nothing like a big delicious breakfast before a long day at the beach. After all, you’re on vacation! Here’s a peak at some of our favorite breakfast spots along the Gulf Coast.  Our first delicious breakfast spot is found in the 30a beach town of Seaside, Great Southern...
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5 Myths About Destin

Posted on Thursday, June 22, 2017

People always like to give their opinions on everything. They want to tell you what they think about what you’re wearing, what you’re eating, what you’re drinking, and even where you’re going. These are some actual statements we have heard when Destin, Florida has come up in conversation and we are here to set the record straight.  It’s all retirees . Florida does have a reputation of being where people go to retire. However, Florida is a big state. Everyone isn’t retiring in Destin. The...
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30A Beach Weddings

Say “I Do” on the Gulf Coast

Posted on Thursday, June 15, 2017

The Gulf Coast of Florida has quickly become a popular Destination Wedding venue. Of course, what bride wouldn’t dream about walking down a powder white sand isle with emerald green waters in the background! Destination Weddings can be simple yet sophisticated. The Gulf Coast of Florida offers a variety of settings for the perfect place to say “I do”.  South Walton and 30A have the perfect site for your wedding vision! Whether it be traditional, modern or beachy casual, your style will be...
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How to Save on a Summer Vacation along the Gulf Coast

Posted on Sunday, May 14, 2017

You’ve been dreaming of a summer vacation on the beautiful white beaches of the Gulf Coast. How can you make this dream come true on a budget? Here’s some tips on how to vacation on Florida’s Gulf Coast beaches without breaking the bank.  Tip #1 Check out smaller vacation rental companies instead of chain hotels and resorts. For example: you can book a room at a well-known hotel chain with no beach access sleeping 4 at approximately 365 square feet $1388 a week before taxes and fees. ...
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Destin – An Art-Lover’s Paradise

Posted on Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The gorgeous Destin, Florida area has much to offer: shopping, fine dining, golf, fishing, miles of pristine beaches along the Gulf of Mexico, and more. But what can it do for your creative outlet? Besides giving you tons of inspiration, there are plenty of fun activities throughout the year to satisfy your artistic cravings.  ArtsQuest Fine Arts & Music Festival takes place each year in Grand Boulevard and will set up May 13th and 14th for its 29th year. Over 150 artists will showcase...
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Take Mom to the Beach!

Posted on Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Mothers should be celebrated every day. After all, they are known as “the glue that holds everything together”. Who would we be without these women raising us, teaching us, and guiding us? It’s due time we show them how special they are to us. No need to rack your brain with the perfect present that she may or may not like, we’ll tell you. Destin is the place she wants to be! You don’t have to be a beach bum or fisherman or surfer to vacation here. There’s so much to do and we guarantee it will...
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Enjoy Your Favorite Hobbies on the Coast

Posted on Thursday, April 20, 2017

The Emerald Coast has a place in hearts all over the world and for lots of different reasons. Some enjoy the warm, sunny weather and relaxing by the gorgeous beaches. Others come for the championship golf courses that are nestled in peaceful atmospheres around the coast. Most can appreciate the fresh seafood which can be found at a number of fine dining and casual restaurants in Destin, Florida . But there’s even more!  Do you love classic cars? During May 4th-7th, Burning up the Beaches...
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