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Florida Tax Free Holiday - Shop & Save in Destin

Florida Tax Free Holiday  Shop  Save in Destin

Get ready for back to school while enjoying your Destin Vacation! For our guests checking in this week, you can also take advantage of the Florida Sales Tax Holiday, August 1-3, 2014. Under the Florida Sales Tax holiday, no tax is applied for the purchase of any article of clothing, wallet, handbag or backpack, which is priced under $100.   At Silver Sands Premium Outlets in Miramar Beach, customers will enjoy tax free shopping in addition to the incredible savings of 25% - 65% off retail prices at 110 designer and... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, July 28, 2014

Destin is A Top Choice for Family Vacations

Destin is A Top Choice for Family Vacations

We think Destin, Florida is a great choice for a family vacation, but don’t just take our word for it. We recently hosted two writers at two of Newman-Dailey’s resort properties. Then we waited with anticipation to read about their experiences. The results are in and we were thrilled to read their personal accounts. They both took advantage of the Newman-Dailey gift card amenities and took staff suggestions for things to do in Destin , including dining and entertainment. In May, Becky Beall stayed at Mediterranea in Miramar... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, July 21, 2014

Destin Commons Expands – QUEORK Opens

Destin Commons Expands – QUEORK Opens

If you haven’t been to Destin, Florida lately, you’ll be surprised by the incredible expansion at Destin Commons . Shopping in Destin, Florida just got better! With more than 20 new retailers and the new Uncle Buck’s Fish Bowl and Grill , there are even more options for shopping, dining and entertainment. Uncle Buck’s features a 16-lane bowling alley, a seafood restaurant, a 60-seat bar with a sunken ship display above it, and a billiards room fashioned after pool star Jeanette Lee. The 100,000 square foot addition to the... Continue reading

Posted on Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Henderson Beach State Park & State Parks on 30A

Henderson Beach State Park  State Parks on 30A

Here in Destin, Florida, we are blessed to have several gulf-front Florida state parks. These pristine lands overlooking the sugar white sand beaches and shimmering waters of the Gulf of Mexico are protected by the State of Florida and managed by the Florida Park system, allowing the public to enjoy these rare coastal treasures.    Between Panama City and Fort Walton Beach, Deer Lake State Park, Grayton Beach State Park, Topsail Hill State Preserve and Henderson Beach State Park offer many opportunities to... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, July 14, 2014

Things To Do Along Hwy 30A

Things To Do Along Hwy 30A

Whether you’re staying along Scenic Highway 30A or in a gulf front Destin condo or spacious beach home in Miramar Beach, exploring Scenic Highway 30A is a must. This stretch of highway is designated an official scenic byway by the State of Florida DOT and is definitely worth a trip to experience this 19-mile coastal road that meanders through more than a dozen diverse beach neighborhoods in South Walton County.  Whether you’re on foot, on bike or in the car, here’s our top 5 “must-see” things to do along 30A:  ... Continue reading

Posted on Tuesday, July 8, 2014