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September 2012 Blog Posts


Bike Paths in Florida - A Scenic Ride

The amazing weather has us yearning to be outdoors! One of our favorite pastimes is biking down the Scenic 98 bike path in Destin, FL and Timpoochee Trail in South Walton. Biking along Scenic 98 is a great way to experience a sunny Northwest Florida day. With expansive views of the white sand beaches and shimmering emerald (read)

Published on Friday, September 28, 2012

Dolphins Dance in Destin

The beach in October is spectacular in South Walton and Destin, Florida! Sunsets are more vibrant; the Gulf is calm; sand bars form wading pools teaming with marine life; and the Monarch Butterflies arrive for their annual migration through the area. Life is good! Area wildlife is especially active. Everywhere you turn, the fauna is out filling up (read)

Published on Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Family Fun For Fall in Destin

Today is the official first day of Fall and we couldn't be more excited for the clear days, comfortable temperatures and vast array of fun fall events. Have you thought about a Fall getaway with the family to the beautiful beaches of South Walton or Destin, FL?  Sure there are plenty of excuses why it's tough to get away (read)

Published on Saturday, September 22, 2012

Celebrating Cancer Survivors

Our friend, Scott Fais with Central Florida News 13, has headed home from his stay on 30A near Destin, Fla., but we're still reminiscing about our fun-filled week of experiences. After reliving the "Celebration Vacation Package" with Chef Philip McDonald of Table Five, we're excited to introduce the new "Celebration of Life Escape," which celebrates (read)

Published on Monday, September 17, 2012

Help Get Butts Off the Beach

On Sat., Sept. 15, volunteers in South Walton and Destin, Fla. will join the world in participating  in 28th Annual International Coastal Cleanup from 8 am - 10 am to keep our beaches clean and pristine. For more than a quarter of a century, the Ocean Conservancy spearheads the International Coastal Cleanup each September. (read)

Published on Friday, September 14, 2012

Thank You Newman-Dailey

Thank you and your very professional "fun" team for making our family wedding accommodations the very best. The weekend turned out to be a very special time for us all to spend time together. The homes were perfect for family gatherings at "yummy" meal times and watching football. We will definitely keep Newman-Dailey top of mind for our future (read)

Published on Friday, September 14, 2012

Gulf Coast Inshore Charters - Fishing for fun!

This week, we're delighted to have Scott Fais of Central Florida News 13 in Orlando and Bay News 9 in Tampa visiting South Walton and the Destin, Fla. area. We've greatly enjoyed showing him around and uncovering some of the special experiences here in Northwest Florida for his program, Florida on a Tankful. His first adventure was an inshore (read)

Published on Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Catching Air in South Walton, Sept. 12-15

It isn't every day that we have an international water ski event taking place in Santa Rosa Beach near Destin, Fla. But next week we do! The Malibu Pan American Water Ski Championships   will be held at Pickos Ski and Wakeboard School in Santa Rosa Beach, Sept. 12-15, 2012. More than 150 championship (read)

Published on Thursday, September 6, 2012

Share the Shelter Music Fest - Sept. 29

Whenever we can help give back to the South Walton and Destin, Fla. community, the team at Newman-Dailey Resort Properties is ready and willing to lend a hand. From organizing celebrity server luncheons to benefit local charities to serving on boards such as Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation, which benefits nearly a dozen children's charities along... (read)

Published on Tuesday, September 4, 2012

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