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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

Pet Friendly Places to Stay in Destin

Pet Friendly Places to Stay in Destin

Want to bring the furriest member of your family on your Destin beach vacation? No problem. Newman-Dailey Resort Properties features pet friendly vacation rentals in Destin. Some of our most popular dog friendly accommodations are located at the  Beachside Inn in Crystal Beach.     Don’t just take our word for it…The editors of BringFido.com traveled from coast to coast in search of America’s most unique pet-friendly experiences and polled thousands of dog owners about their favorite places to bring their... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, July 7, 2014