/Tag:Spanish Fort

Coastal Alabama’s role in the Civil War

History buffs know all about the rich history and culture along Alabama’s Coastal Connection, but it might not be so obvious to those passing through. Along the byway, there are plenty of spots to stop and learn a little about the past. If the Civil War era is of particular interest to you, then you’ve ...Read More

Helping kids connect with nature at the 5 Rivers Delta Resource Center

Keeping kids entertained (and most importantly, mentally stimulated) can be a challenge. Just because school’s out for summer doesn’t mean the learning stops! For a family-friendly experience that’s both fun and educational, consider spending a day experiencing the 5 Rivers Delta Resource Center in Spanish Fort, where the Mobile, Spanish, Tensaw, Apalachee and Blakeley rivers flow ...Read More

5 Views to View in 2017

The Alabama Coastal Connection Scenic Byway is filled with many sights to admire. Challenge yourself to stop at several new places this year. Consider the five places below, and don’t forget your camera! 1. Eastern Shore Overlook, Spanish Fort: On U.S. Hwy. 98, just north of the I-10 overpass, there’s the overlook that is often, ...Read More