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2019 Destin Construction and Traffic Update

With the summer season just around the corner we thought that we would put our perspective out there on the current construction and traffic patterns we see in Destin. There currently is a huge project going on to widen Hwy 98 from 4 to 6 lanes. This project will be ongoing until late 2020, which we all know means 2021. The heaviest areas of congestion are from Downtown Destin East to the Mid Bay Bridge … Continue reading 2019 Destin Construction and Traffic Update

Spring Time on the Emerald Coast!

As March begins, our winter guests are heading out and the Spring Breakers are counting down the days until they arrive. At the beach we have many things going on this year, Fat Tuesday is March 5th and there are many events around the local area the first week of March like the annual Baytowne Bash parade. It kicks off at 5 pm on March 5th at the Village of Baytowne Wharf and all ages … Continue reading Spring Time on the Emerald Coast!

Snapper Season in Panhandle of Florida!

June 1st marks the beginning of red snapper season in the Gulf of Mexico. The 51 day season runs from June 1st until July 22nd and is sure to be fun. Red snapper are not only one of the easiest fish in the Gulf of Mexico to catch, but they are also one of the tastiest to eat. Catching red snapper is definitely a fun way to spend the day, and eating not only something … Continue reading Snapper Season in Panhandle of Florida!

Avoid VRBO service fees.

What is the VRBO service fee and why do I have to pay it? (If you want to know how to avoid the VRBO fees just skip to the end.) We hear these questions all the time. With ski season in full swing and the beach season just around the corner, we thought we would do our best to clarify the new service fees that VRBO and Homeaway charge (and how to avoid the VRBO … Continue reading Avoid VRBO service fees.