Monthly Archives: June 2021


Refreshing Treat for the Beach

Lemon Lime and Basil Cocktail Recipe Visiting the beach this summer? There are plenty of restaurants along the beach that have happy hour and serve delicious cocktails. However, sometimes the best happy hour is at your condo on the beach! If you are one who orders groceries at the start of every vacation, grab a couple of extra items, and try out this lemon-lime and basil cocktail recipe. It is one of our favorites because it is light, refreshing, and you control how strong you want to make it. You don’t need any fancy equipment, and all of the [...]

2021-06-29T10:12:25-05:00June 29th, 2021|Food, Gulf Coast Blog|

Pet Friendly Beaches

Dog Friendly Beaches Along the Gulf Coast So many households have pets nowadays and it can be hard to leave them behind during your trip to the beach. However, we want to make sure our guests know that they don’t have to! There are options when it comes to pet friendly vacation rentals along the Gulf Coast. Also, when you arrive to your beach destination, there are dog friendly beaches along the Gulf Coast so your furry family member can enjoy the sand, surf, and sun. We still have some availability for late summer/early fall rentals. Click here to [...]

2021-06-25T10:09:07-05:00June 25th, 2021|Gulf Coast Blog, Travel|

Educational Activity for Your Summer Trip

Visit the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center You don’t need to be traveling to the beach to visit the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center. The Center is open all year long! You will love this educational experience no matter if you call the Gulf Coast your home for a week during summer or year-round. The Center’s mission is focused on conservation, education, and research. Conservation and education work hand in hand to provide a better environment for sea turtles. Their research seeks long-term solutions and methods to conserve and manage our natural resources. Sea turtle season goes [...]

2021-06-22T09:26:15-05:00June 22nd, 2021|Adventure, Gulf Coast Blog|

Volunteerism in Pensacola Beach

Southern Cares: Ronald McDonald House in Pensacola Here at Southern, we strive to give back to the communities along the Gulf Coast that give so much to us. We love what we do, and our team works in different ways to volunteer in the different areas the make up the Gulf Coast. Whether it is donating funding or our time, we work to do our part in giving back to the community! The Ronald McDonald House The Ronald McDonald House in Pensacola is a charity in Northwest Florida that keeps families with sick [...]

2021-06-18T13:33:22-05:00June 18th, 2021|Gulf Coast Blog, Southern Cares|

Father’s Day at the Beach!

Father’s Day Activities Along the Gulf Coast Father’s Day is just a couple of days away! Are you spending the day celebrating on the beach? We can’t think of a better way to treat Dad than by soaking up some sunshine, eating delicious food, and booking a couple of activities that he will love. Below you will find Father’s Day activities along the Gulf Coast to spark inspiration in planning an incredible trip. From booking a fishing charter in Destin to dining at the Pink Pony Pub in Gulf Shores, you are sure to find Father’s Day fun no [...]

2021-06-15T10:14:41-05:00June 15th, 2021|Event, Gulf Coast Blog|

Summer Fun at Pier Park!

Enjoy Summer Fun at Pier Park in Panama City Beach If you are staying in one of our vacation rentals in Panama City Beach then visiting Pier Park is a must! No matter if you are traveling with your family or taking a trip with friends, Pier Park in Panama City Beach is your one-stop-shop for all activities and excitement. There are over 250 retail, dining, and entertainment options available. We have broken down a couple of our favorite things to do when visiting Pier Park below. From your favorite stores to nightlife we hope you find this helpful [...]

2021-06-11T13:37:23-05:00June 11th, 2021|Adventure, Gulf Coast Blog|

Snowbirds, Are You Ready?

We are ready for the 2021 Fort Walton Beach Snowbirds! Fort Walton Beach Snowbirds – have you booked your beach vacation rental? We are excited to have you join us at the beach this winter. You can expect sparsely occupied beaches, mild temperatures, and lots of beautiful weather when you stay with us. As life has started to get back to normal, we have seen more and more people visiting our beautiful beaches. We know the snowbird season in 2020 looked different, but we are hoping this year brings back some normalcy to your stay. The Fort Walton Beach [...]

2021-06-08T11:46:36-05:00June 8th, 2021|Gulf Coast Blog, Travel|

4th of July Fireworks at the Beach

July 4th Fireworks in Panama City Beach, Pensacola Beach, & Orange Beach With the 4th of July coming up, everyone is wondering where they can see fireworks at the beach. No matter where you are staying, there are plenty of places to see July 4th fireworks in Panama City Beach, Pensacola Beach, & Orange Beach. We have highlighted some key spots below where you can see spectacular firework shows. Panama City Beach If you’re staying in a Panama City Beach vacation rental, then you must make time for the Star-Spangled Spectacular. The show [...]

2021-12-20T14:34:11-06:00June 4th, 2021|Event, Gulf Coast Blog|

Girls’ Weekend in Pensacola Beach

The Ultimate Guide to Pensacola Beach for a Weekend Visiting Pensacola Beach with your girls one weekend this summer? There is no shortage of fun things to do during your stay. From picturesque moments to delicious dining, we have listed activities below that will make your girlfriend's getaway one that you all will cherish for a lifetime. Pensacola Beach is the perfect place to take a weekend trip. The area is full of character and history. We believe that it might become your new favorite place to vacation along the Gulf Coast. See below for the ultimate guide to [...]

2021-06-01T11:19:36-05:00June 1st, 2021|Gulf Coast Blog, Travel|