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5 Favorite Photo Spots Along Alabama’s Coastal Connection

It’s no secret that Alabama’s Coastal Connection is full of scenic places to snap that insta-worthy photo. But where are the best photo spots along our National Scenic Byway? Photographers and selfie-pros, we’ve got your answer! Read on for five of our favorite locations for photos you (and your friends) will love. 1. Bellingrath Gardens ...Read More

Plan the ultimate road trip along Alabama’s coast

Spring is here! Ready to ditch your winter coats for T-shirts and flip flips? It’s time to plan the ultimate road trip along Alabama’s Coastal Connection. With so much to see and do, there’s a stop for everyone along the beach byway. Below are some tips and tricks to make the most of your trip. ...Read More

Bumps Sets and Spikes at the Beach This Spring

Who’s anticipating all of the bumps, sets, spikes and scores of the upcoming sand volleyball season? The Gulf Shores Orange Beach Sports Commission is excited to welcome five tournaments to the Alabama Gulf Coast in the coming months. We’re serving up plenty of fun in the sun, so make you’re plans now for spectacular views ...Read More

February 26th, 2015|Categories: Attractions, Connecting with Each Other|Tags: , , , , |

Head Back to the Beach before Back to School

The countdown to the last days of summer is quickly approaching. Before you get into back-to-school mode, squeeze one last beach vacation in. The hot deals are even hotter this time of year and the sun and surf are still shining and splashing. Gulf Shores Orange Beach provides the perfect backdrop to relax and rejuvenate to ...Read More

August 13th, 2014|Categories: Connecting with Each Other|Tags: , , , , |

Trade Your Boring Workout for a Beach Workout

Get a great workout with a bike ride on the trails in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. It can be easy to overindulge in succulent seafood and mouthwatering desserts like key lime pie and bread pudding on your Alabama Gulf Coast vacation. But, it can also be easy to stay on your exercise ...Read More

March 7th, 2014|Categories: Connecting with Each Other, Connecting with Nature|Tags: , , , , , |

Mardi Gras Tradition Runs Deep on Gulf Coast

Come to Orange Beach and Gulf Shores to catch some moonpies and beads this Mardi Gras season. If you thought Mardi Gras was only a New Orleans tradition, think again. Both New Orleans and nearby Mobile, Alabama, lay claim to being the birthplace of Carnival, and locals in each city take pride in ...Read More

February 18th, 2014|Categories: Attractions, Connecting with Each Other|Tags: , , , , |

Come Play Santa in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach

We’re having a holly, jolly Christmas in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach! The big day is only a few days away, and you’re invited to experience a winter wonderland like none other on the sugar-white sand shores of the Alabama Gulf Coast. In just a few days, Santa will take to his sleigh. Do you ...Read More

December 23rd, 2013|Categories: Attractions, Connecting with Each Other|Tags: , , , |

Celebrate Christmas, Beach Style

If you’re dreaming of a white Christmas, but want to opt out of the snow and freezing temperatures, we’ve got just the thing for you. Join us in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach for a Coastal Christmas. Winter rates on beach vacation rentals make a weekend away the perfect pre-Christmas gift. It’s also a great ...Read More

December 4th, 2013|Categories: Connecting with Each Other|Tags: , , , |

Grab your Girlfriends and Head to the Beach

No kids. No spouses. All fun and no stress. How does that sound for a Girlfriends’ Getaway in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach? Discover a new definition of relaxation on the sandy shores of Alabama’s Gulf Coast. Bring the girls to Gulf Shores & Orange Beach for an unforgettable weekend getaway. Whether you ...Read More

September 16th, 2013|Categories: Connecting with Each Other|Tags: , , , |

Countdown is on to SEC BeachFest

Fun, fans and football mixed with sun, sand and surf sounds like the perfect combination to kick off the SEC football season. For the second year, SEC fans from all over the country will converge on Gulf Shores & Orange Beach to celebrate their favorite teams and friendly rivalries. The SEC BeachFest play clock will ...Read More

July 31st, 2013|Categories: Connecting with Each Other|Tags: , , , , , , |