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5 Places to Explore When You Rent a Boat in Destin

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 air. Even if you’re new to water…

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5 Best Places to Paddleboard in Destin-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

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 a snorkeling excursion to get a closer look at…

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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 food. Dropping a line into schools of pelagic fish less than a…

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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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Dining in Destin-Fort Walton Beach with Allergies

Vegetarian & Allergy Alternative Dining in Destin FWB If you don’t eat meat or need to watch out for serious allergens like gluten, shellfish or nuts, don’t worry. Destin and FWB is packed with delicious flavors and tremendous chefs who have created menus with options that offer a little something…

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4 Best Dolphin Cruises in Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida

4 Best Dolphin Cruises in Destin – Fort Walton Beach, Florida. A dolphin spotting is always exciting no matter if you are a Florida native with a daily dolphin view or it’s your first-time seeing dolphins play in the water. Dolphins are playful creatures by nature and they love to “put on a…

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