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What’s Happening in March?

March Events in Orange Beach, Pensacola, and More Are you ready for warmer weather and spring break vacation at the beach? After the year we have all experienced, we are confident this spring break season is going to be one for the books! Check out some of our favorite March events in Orange Beach, Pensacola, Panama City Beach, and more! Be sure to save our Gulf Coast Guide for your vacation to the beach so you can scope out local favorite restaurants, shopping, and adventure activities no matter where you vacation!   Orange Beach ORANGE BEACH FESTIVAL OF [...]

2021-02-26T15:30:48-06:00February 26th, 2021|Adventure, Gulf Coast Blog|

Try This Easy Coastal Cobb Salad

Coastal Cobb Salad Looking for an easy meal the whole family will love? Not only will this coastal cobb salad please even the pickiest of eaters, but it is also simple and quick to make! A timely ingredient prep and 4 steps later, you have a beautiful cobb salad that will stay fresh for days! There are many different ways to make a classic cobb salad. Choosing a variety of ingredients and vinaigrettes are two ways to make this simple salad recipe your own. A cobb salad is the perfect meal for those who meal prep and may have [...]

2021-02-24T10:46:49-06:00February 24th, 2021|Food, Gulf Coast Blog|

10 Must-Have Beach Bag Items

Things to Pack in Your Beach Bag Spring is just around the corner! With only a few weeks until spring vacations start, now is the time to find the perfect beach bag and get it packed and ready to go. In no time at all, we'll be packing the coolers, loading up our cars, and getting ready to soak up some sun. If you need some inspiration or don't know where to start with your essentials, check out our list of things to pack in your beach bag. It features all of our favorite items from the best beach [...]

2021-02-19T11:40:56-06:00February 19th, 2021|Gulf Coast Blog, Travel|

Your Gulf Coast Family Reunion

Group Getaways in Destin and Gulf Shores We have you covered on vacation rentals for group getaways in Destin and Gulf Shores. Each of these areas is perfect for your Gulf Coast family reunion! With plenty of space to spread out and enjoy, each of these properties provides fantastic accommodations. Start planning your reunion today and create sweet Southern memories to last a lifetime. Once you decide on the best fit for your family, explore your destination with our Gulf Coast Guide. From dining and shopping to adventure and relaxation, Southern Vacation Rentals has you covered. You'll have an [...]

2021-02-12T15:25:06-06:00February 12th, 2021|Gulf Coast Blog, Travel|

Hidden Adventures Near Navarre Beach

Activities Near Navarre Beach Love to vacation on Navarre Beach? This tranquil stretch of beach is located close to many fun activities that are just a short drive away. Yes, there is more to do than soak up some rays on our sugar-white sands! Venture a little off the beaten path and you'll find plenty of fun activities near Navarre Beach. From seeing wildlife at the Gulf Breeze Zoo to a day of kayaking down Blackwater River, there's no telling what you will uncover! 5 Activities Near Navarre Beach Adventures Unlimited Do you have adventure-seekers [...]

2021-02-09T11:58:09-06:00February 9th, 2021|Adventure, Gulf Coast Blog|

Uncovering History in Fort Morgan

A Guide to the History of Fort Morgan Fort Morgan, Alabama has been a longtime favorite destination for visitors. Located on a peaceful stretch of land just west of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach at the mouth of Mobile Bay, Fort Morgan offers vacationers the chance to unwind and relax. If you're looking to unplug on vacation, this is the place for you! However, Fort Morgan is more than a relaxing place to visit on vacation. The history of Fort Morgan is quite rich, as it was an active fort during the Civil War, Spanish-American War, and both World [...]

2021-02-05T12:28:37-06:00February 5th, 2021|Adventure, Gulf Coast Blog|

Your Weekend Guide to Panama City Beach

An Area Guide to Visiting Panama City Beach ~ Southern Vacation Rentals Have you been dreaming of visiting Panama City Beach lately? Boasting 27 miles of beach, high-rise resorts, and a plethora of fun activities, Panama City Beach remains a popular destination for travelers from all over. New upscale developments and an ever-growing landscape have helped redefine its image, transforming it into a haven for every type of vacationer. Whether you love to seek out adventure on vacation or are looking for ways to unwind and unplug, visiting Panama City Beach is sure to provide the vacation you need. [...]

2021-01-29T11:13:24-06:00January 29th, 2021|Gulf Coast Blog, Travel|

10 Family Adventures for Spring Break

10 Best Family Activities for Spring Break at the Beach Planning your annual family trip to the beach for spring break this year? Spring break at the beach is not complete with some family fun! No matter if the kids are little or all grown up, all of our areas along the Gulf Coast have something to do for travelers of all ages. Explore our picks for the 10 best family activities for spring break at the beach below. We're sharing our favorite activities for wherever you're vacationing, whether you're staying in one of our Panama City Beach vacation [...]

2021-01-27T14:03:23-06:00January 27th, 2021|Adventure, Gulf Coast Blog|

Dinner for Two at the Beach

Steak and Shrimp For Two at the Beach Valentine's Day is coming up! What better way to celebrate this romantic holiday than a long weekend with someone special at the beach? Book your February getaway in one of our beach vacation rentals and savor some time for two at the beach. Gulf views, breathtaking sunsets, a walk on the beach - sounds like the perfect weekend for us! To really impress that someone special, whip up this recipe for steak and shrimp for two at the beach. If you have never cooked steak before, don't be intimated! It's much [...]

2021-01-26T09:36:03-06:00January 26th, 2021|Food, Gulf Coast Blog|

Visit Pensacola Beach in 2021

10 Reasons to Visit Pensacola Beach in 2021 Planning your 2021 getaway? We know just the place to be! Today we're sharing our top 10 reasons to visit Pensacola Beach in 2021, just in case you need some vacation inspiration. There are so many great reasons to visit this iconic slice of paradise, from its white quartz beaches to relaxing at your favorite Pensacola Beach vacation rental. What are some of your favorite reasons to visit? 1. Plan the Vacation You've Dreamed Of What better time to plan your dream vacation than the present? Kick [...]

2021-01-15T15:51:04-06:00January 15th, 2021|Gulf Coast Blog, Travel|