We give thanks every day to be able to work and play on 30A. But as we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, we spend a little more time to reflect on the things we’re most thankful for here on the Gulf Coast.First of all, we are thankful for surroundings that are best described as paradise. Emerald … [Read more...] about Giving Thanks for 30A
Photocredit: Jack Gardner PhotographyCoastal lakes are freshwater lakes that are found within 1 or 2 miles from the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. There are 15 coastal dune lakes along the shoreline of Walton County. What makes coastal lakes special is that they actually connect to the Gulf of Mexico, … [Read more...] about Explore the Jewels of 30A – The Coastal Dune Lakes
Photocredit: Emerald Coast Science CenterThere are so many fun things to do at the Emerald Coast Science Center that it’s hard to know where to begin! Fly and land a model airplane in a wind tunnel. Play with a laser spirograph or a Van de Graaff generator (the thing that makes your hair stand up on … [Read more...] about Take Your Family on an Adventure at the Emerald Coast Science Center
Photocredit: Florida State ParksThere’s still time to enjoy the great outdoors this summer and Falling Waters State Park is the perfect place to spend some time exploring. Falling Waters is a unique place to visit. Located in the northwest panhandle of Florida, this park is perfect for the whole … [Read more...] about Visit the Unique and Memorable Falling Waters State Park
While the rest of Florida heats up - with temperatures in the high 90s and humidity off the charts - here on 30A the average temperatures range between 70 and 80 degrees. Despite our picture-perfect weather, things sure are heating up on 30A!July 4th is a big deal around here. We celebrate … [Read more...] about Things are Heating Up on 30A!
It is always amazing to hear from guests who have traveled the world that 30A is one of their favorite vacation destinations on the planet. TripAdvisor travelers agree, naming two local beaches to their list of Top U.S. Beach Destinations in 2016. Tucked between them, like a hidden treasure, is the … [Read more...] about Why is 30A a Top Beach Vacation Destination?
When you and your family are on the perfect 30a vacation, the last thing you want to worry about is what to eat. It’s your time to relax, so why should you be sweating over a stove? Luckily, you don’t have to as there are myriad dining options available all along the sun-kissed coast of 30a South … [Read more...] about 5 of the Best Places to Eat on 30A
Why is the 30a community such a magical place to live and enjoy life? Is it the incredible beauty of the 30a rentals that line the magnificent beaches of South Walton, or is it the people who create such a wholesome and sought-after atmosphere? It’s a little bit of both really, plus the incredible … [Read more...] about 3 of the Best Shopping Experiences on 30A