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06/29/2018
Gulf Shores Events

Does a Gulf Shores Vacation Fit Your Travel Style?

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Families for generations have always enjoyed Gulf Shores vacation. When many people refer to the Alabama Gulf Coast, Gulf Shores is often the beach that comes to mind. The oldest of the Alabama beach communities of Gulf Shores, Fort Morgan and Orange Beach, the city has a special place in many visitor’s hearts.   Each of these three beachside communities offers visitors something different, but how do you decide which one meets your travel style? Read on to see how a Gulf Shores vacation checks off the boxes for your

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05/25/2018
Gulf Shores Activities

5 Gulf Shores Alabama Activities for a Rainy Day

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You’ve been dreaming of sun-kissed beaches and turquoise water, but found out Mother Nature has other ideas. Don’t let a little (or even a lot) rain ruin your day at the beach. We’ve got five fun ways to spend a rainy day at the beach, but first we’re sharing a Gulf Shores, Alabama activities to enjoy when its raining.   Wet Weather Blues? Avoid the wet weather blues with a positive attitude. Instead of thinking of what you can’t do during a rainy day at the beach, think of all the

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05/14/2018
Gulf Shores Vacation

Check in Day? What to Expect from your Gulf Shores Rentals

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You’ve waited months for your check-in day to arrive. No matter if you’re a planner or you fly by the seat of your board shorts, we’re here to prep you for what to expect when you check in your Gulf Shores rental. White-sand beaches are calling your name, and the sooner your toes hit the sand, the sooner your everyday stress melts away. Sit back, read on and take note of these five things to know when you’re headed to Alabama beaches. Where do I check in at? When you rent

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05/2/2018
Fort Morgan Vacation

4 Tips for Staying at a One of Our Gulf Shores Vacation Rentals with Family

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So, you’re considering going on vacation with the entire family – grandparents and children. Three generations of family together for a seven-night Gulf Shores vacation could go one of two ways. It’s either a blissful week of connecting, reminiscing and memory making or you wish you had rented separate condos. A successful multi-generational family vacation requires a little planning and flexibility. Read on to for making family memories at one of our Gulf Shores vacation rentals. Plan Together If these were the 10 Commandants of a multi-generational family vacation, this would

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04/15/2018
Gulf Shores Activities

Gulf Shores Vacation: What You Need to Know

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In addition to the beautiful 32-mile stretch of powder-white beaches and the undeniable fresh seafood options, Gulf Shores has much to offer guests looking for a beach retreat. The subtropical climate and multitude of outdoor activities make Gulf Shores one of the most popular vacation destinations in the southeast. With activities geared for all ages, sometimes the hardest decision is what to do first. Alabama beaches are an easy choice with fun events, great Gulf Shores rentals, dining and much more. But, before you start planning, here are a few

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04/6/2018
Gulf Shores Activities

How to Spend a Three-Day Vacation in Gulf Shores

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Are you guilty of leaving vacation days on the table? According to Glassdoor, the average U.S. employee leaves 54 percent of their paid time off unused. Maybe you don’t have a full week you can devote to a beach vacation. Or, maybe you have one planned, but need a weekend getaway to tide you over before then. Don’t let life get in the way of living. When you only have a few days free on the calendar, a weekend getaway may be just what the vacation doctor ordered. If that’s

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03/23/2018
Fort Morgan Activities

Wheelchair Travelers Now Have Easy Beach Access in Gulf Shores AL

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White-sand beaches as far as the eye can see are the stuff dreams are made of. In Gulf Shores AL, for those who depend on a wheelchair or have limited mobility, those dreams just became reality. Thanks to the installation of an AccessMat, it’s now an easier trek through Alabama’s soft, sandy beaches to the water. It’s a game changer for vacationers in wheelchairs, young-at-heart visitors and others with limited mobility! The City of Gulf Shores is working to improve accessibility to beaches. The AccessMat on the west end of

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03/16/2018
Gulf Shores Activities

Memorial Day Travel Guide for Gulf Shores, Orange Beach AL

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Summer fun unofficially kicks off with Memorial Day weekend, and for many that means sun, sand and surf in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama. While the calendar gives us three days to soak up the sun, build sandcastles and enjoy the company of friends and family, it’s really only the beginning to a summer season filled with long weekends at the beach or even week-long adventures on Alabama’s white-sand beaches. But, for this one weekend each year, a whole different level of excitement is in the air as families

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07/18/2017
Gulf Shores Restaurants

Five Healthy Restaurants in Gulf Shores to Eat at Post Fourth of July

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We all know the over-indulgences of sweets that happens each Halloween and Christmas, but the Fourth of July is just as bad for throwing some of us off our diets. You may be tired of fried shrimp and deep-fried food. If you want to go somewhere with some more wholesome options, then check out these restaurants. Keep in mind though, we love our food hearty in Gulf Shores, so you’ll have to keep your eyes off certain areas of the menus! DeSoto’s Seafood Kitchen Are you tired of seafood places

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06/2/2017
Gulf Shores Activities

Our Guide to Waterville USA

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Since opening, Waterville USA in the heart of Gulf Shores has become one of the premier entertainment destinations for families vacationing along the Alabama Gulf Coast. From the start of the season in late May to the end of the season in mid-August, Waterville is a favorite for those looking to break from the pristine beaches for a change. So, what’s there to do at Waterville? Well, there’s the water—bucket loads of it! This may be the best place to spend a day when you cannot get into the Gulf

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