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12/1/2020
Holidays

The Best Holiday Light Displays in Destin/30A

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There are plenty of of lights to see on your upcoming holiday trip to Destin/30A. Let us be your guide. Prepare to be amazed by any one of the marvels listed below. Be sure to bring your hot coco and marshmallows to accompany on your winter-white sand holiday! DESTIN • Destin Commons: Embrace Christmas and snap a few family photos at Destin Commons. It features a giant Christmas tree in the center plaza, along with reindeer topiaries throughout the complex and a second tree in the parking area fronting U.S.

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11/16/2020
Video of the Week

Video of the Week: Bourbon Breeze

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Bourbon Breeze is a dazzling six-bedroom vacation home in the quiet community of Gulf Pines in Miramar Beach. This spectacular property is large enough to sleep up to sixteen guests comfortably in its six bedrooms. Plus, with a spacious open floor plan, a private pool, and less than a minute walk to the beach, Bourbon Breeze truly comes with everything you need for your next vacation. Dazzling Curb Appeal As you pull up to Bourbon Breeze, you’ll immediately notice the home’s dazzling curb appeal. The home features magnificent wooden accents,

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11/12/2020
Holidays

A Guide to Christmas in Destin/30A

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The holidays are fast approaching, and what better way to celebrate than a trip equipped with white Christmas views? We’re not talking about the sort that brings snow, we’re talking white-sand beaches. Destin/30A awaits, and there’s plenty to do this holiday season! See below. Destin Christmas Parade Photo Courtesy: City of Destin The 36th Annual Destin Christmas Parade will take place Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, along Harbor Blvd. (Hwy. 98) beginning at 10 a.m. The parade route begins at the Downtown Destin Shopping Center (Old time Pottery Building) and will

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10/28/2020
30A

7 Homes Perfect for Your Fall Stay

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The holiday season is upon us and if you’re looking to book a getaway for the occasion, we’ve got just the homes for you. Whether you’re looking for a family vacation or an exclusive excursion with your significant other, we’ve got just the homes for you. Any of the seven homes below will be perfect to round out the Fall season. 1. 5 O’Clock Somewhere It’s always 5:00 Somewhere, and you’ll be glad you are spending it at this ultra-luxurious home. Located in the heart of Destin, this Crystal Beach vacation

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10/8/2020
30A

5 Houses to Help You Reach Your Fitness Goals

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It’s the perfect time to get after your fitness goals. Summer bodies are built in the off-seasons! And Five Star Properties is giving you the homes you need to smash your goals. Check out these five houses, fully equipped with exercise facilities to keep you on top of your fitness goals on your next trip to Destin. 1 . Bellissimo This lovely vacation rental in Destiny East will have you kissing your fingertips and shouting “Bellissimo!” With four bedrooms, a private pool, and gorgeous decor, this Destiny East home provides its’ guests

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08/11/2020
Destin

3 Reasons to Visit Destin This Fall

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Back to school season is upon us and crowds are dying down on Old 98 and more importantly, on the beach. White sand beaches and dazzling emerald views of the Gulf of Mexico, all to yourself? Sounds like a dream. We’re giving you 3 reasons why you should be making your way to Destin this Fall. Less People, More Opportunities With the kids heading back to school, virtual or in real life, less people are heading to the beaches. That means less people on the roads, at the attractions, and

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08/3/2020
30A

5 Homes Perfect for a Golf Trip to Destin

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Do you remember the first time you met for tee time on the green? You can share the feeling with a friend of yours and there’s no time like the present. In commemoration of National Golf Month, golfers are encouraged to share their enthusiasm for the sport by bringing new golfers along for the ride. You can expect discounts all month in celebration. Whether you go with a buddy or on your own, the most fascinating people can be met on the green, but most especially here in Destin and

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07/27/2020
Video of the Week

Video of the Week: Silver Beach Towers PH 1901

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Usher in unparalleled views of the sparkling Emerald Coast when you stay at Silver Beach Towers Penthouse Suite 1901. This vacation rental in Destin is the epitome of luxury that can be felt immediately upon entrance. The community includes a stunning pool, tennis courts, and exclusive amenities throughout with just steps away from the beach.   Panoramic Views of the Gulf From any vantage point in the living spaces of this home, you’re engulfed in the dazzling Emerald coast. The floor-to-ceiling windows offer unobstructed views of the horizon. Guests can

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07/23/2020
Destin

4 of Our Favorite Homes, Perfect to Celebrate Parent’s Day

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Want to settle your sibling dispute once and for all on who’s mom and dad’s favorite kid? Come out in first place and gift your parents with a getaway just in time for Parents’ Day! What’s Parents’ Day? Parents’ Day is celebrated on the fourth Sunday of July each year. This year, it’s July 26th. Mark your calendar! Parents’ Day was created to recognize, uplift and support the role of parents in bringing up their children. Show your parents a time they won’t forget with one of our favorite homes

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07/14/2020
30A

5 Must-See Instagrammable Places in Destin/30A

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Instagram or it didn’t happen.” Beyond dazzling emerald waves, white sand beaches and cotton candy skies, Destin and 30A have backdrops galore for any Instagram aesthetic. We’re laying a few of our faces out for you on the blog below. Check them out and be sure to give them a visit! 1. Western Lake Western Lake is one of the rare coastal lakes located in Grayton Beach. These Coastal dune lakes can only be found in a handful of locations around the world including New Zealand, Australia, Madagascar and South

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06/23/2020
Activities

How To Celebrate the 4th of July in Destin/30A 2020

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Fireworks abound and more family-friendly activities than you can choose from, Destin/30A is sure to entertain you and your this Independence Day. Come enjoy the fun whether you’re staying in 30A or Destin, there’s plenty to do when it comes to ringing in the 4th of July, 2020. On the blog, we’re detailing four events perfect for the occasion. 1. Grayton Beach 4th of July Parade 📷: SoWal.com It’s a Grayton tradition along 30A, every Independence Day locals host a parade in celebration. Red, white, and blue attire is encouraged.

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06/16/2020
30A

The Best 7 Things to Do in Destin/30A this Summer

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If you’re looking for a vacation for the books, look no further. Destin/30A is literally home to the most beautiful beaches in the United States. One of 30A’s own, Grayton Beach, was named Best Beach in the U.S. for the second year, this year. But the beaches aren’t the only thing worth getting on the road for. Here’s the best seven things to do in Destin/30A this Summer.   1. Big Kahuna’s Water and Adventure Park 📷: : Big Kahuna’s Kick your vacation off with a splash at Big Kahuna’s

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