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Best Places to Scuba Dive in Destin-Fort Walton Beach

Best Places to Scuba Dive in Destin-Fort Walton Beach Destin is known for its sugar-white sand beaches, but dive a little deeper and you’ll discover an underwater landscape rich with spiny lobster, crabs, sea turtles, natural limestone reefs, sunken ships and other artificial reefs, and even coral…

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Sand Dollars in Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida

How to Find Sand Dollars in Destin-Ft Walton Beach Dos and Don’ts of Sand Dollar Hunting The beaches of Destin-Fort Walton Beach are teeming with wildlife. Few creatures are as iconic and sought after as the sand dollar. The bleached skeleton of sand dollars are most familiar as a memento from beach…

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5 Places to Explore When You Rent a Boat in Destin

5 Places to Explore When You Rent a Boat When you arrive in Destin-Fort Walton Beach, the stunning views of the emerald waters and sugar-white sand are truly breathtaking. You may have a sweet spot in a waterfront vacation home with a balcony to enjoy a cup of coffee or cocktail out in the coastal…

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5 Best Places to Paddleboard in Destin and Fort Walton Beach

Paddleboarding, including stand-up paddleboarding or SUP, is a popular pastime along the shores of Destin and Fort Walton Beach, Florida. In fact, much of the newest and best in paddleboard design and gear are created locally at BOTE Board. Calm, clear waters in our bays and along our stretch of…

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Best Places to See Dolphins in Destin-Fort Walton Beach

The waters off Destin-Fort Walton Beach are teeming with wildlife but none capture the popular imagination quite like the dolphin. As majestic as they are playful, these dolphins are the main attraction when it comes to ecotourism in the area. Best of all, the waters off Destin-Fort Walton Beach…

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What to Bring and What to Do at Norriego Point

What to Bring and What to Do at Norriego Point Norriego Point offers a unique setting for an unforgettable beach getaway. Your family can play on the shore and splash in the tranquil waters of protected tide pools. Kick back in the sugar-white sand of the beach watching ships glide past, or organize…

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Why Okaloosa Island Pier is a Great Place to Learn to Fish

Why Okaloosa Island Pier is a Great Place to Learn to Fish A First Fishing Experience Unlike Any Other The waters of Destin and Fort Walton Beach, Florida have some of the best fishing you’ll ever find. Their location enables deepwater ocean fish to venture closer to shore in their pursuit of…

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Thanksgiving Dinners in Destin - Fort Walton Beach

Thanksgiving Dinners in Destin - Fort Walton Beach, FL Spend more time with your loved ones this Thanksgiving and let our local restaurants take care of the cooking (and the mess)! Whether you’re merely visiting Destin and Fort Walton Beach, Florida, for the holidays or you’re a local, these…

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Catch Big Savings in Destin-Fort Walton Beach

Catch Big Savings in Destin - FWB As the weather cools down, it’s the perfect time to plan your next escape to Destin - Fort Walton Beach, FL! This Black Friday and Cyber Monday, catch big savings (and fish) with unbeatable offers to “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village” from select accommodations…

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A Destin - Fort Walton Beach Brewery Tour!

Craft Beer in Destin - Ft Walton Beach All the craft beer connoisseurs, scouting for the unique local brew are in for a treat when visiting Destin and Fort Walton Beach, FL! Our growing craft beer scene is perfectly paired with our beautiful beaches and views, creating a craft beer adventure like no…

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