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Simple Packing List for a Gulf Coast Beach Day

Once you spend a day on the beach along the Gulf Shores, you’ll understand what the allure. Burying your toes in the soft sand, taking a dip in the warm, salty water, and watching the sun fade below the horizon

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Gulf Shores Christmas and New Year Holiday Events

When Bing Crosby crooned, “I’m dreaming of a white Christmas,” we Gulf Shores enthusiasts imagine he was singing about our white, sandy beaches. Because, even Santa can’t resist taking a minute to soak in the warm breeze and a salty,

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Alabama’s Gulf Shores: Local Attractions To Visit

Spending time in Alabama’s Gulf Shores leaves you and your loved ones with special kinds of memories; ones with warm, nostalgic feelings of incredible beauty, of quality time spent together, and the happy excitement of participating in once-in-a-lifetime activities. Those

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Beach Travel Destinations: Why We Love Gulf Shores, Alabama

Beach vacations are at the top of most people’s travel lists, as there are few better ways to ditch the stress of everyday life than by burying your toes in the sand or feeling a salty breeze whip through your

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What To Look For in a Gulf Shores Vacation Rental

So you’ve decided to visit the gorgeous Gulf Shores for your next vacation. We, like you, think this is an excellent choice, as the Gulf is positively brimming with warm, sunny beaches, with the premier cuisine, shops, and nightlife, and

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Gulf Shores September Events You Don’t Want To Miss!

It’s not too late to join in on the fun here at Martinique on the Gulf! We have already enjoyed amazing local events like the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation Professional Rodeo and the Hangout Music Festival. Luckily there is still

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Gulf Shores Food Festivals

Enjoy Some of the Best Culinary Events of the Year One of the enduring Fall traditions along the Alabama Gulf Coast – aside from relaxing on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world – is of course eating!

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Fall Retreat Ideas – Why Go To Gulf Shores in the Autumn

Many of us don’t really need a reason to escape to the beach – especially in the Fall.  Uncrowded beaches and warm weather are reasons enough to pack up and head to the shore.  An escape to the beach may

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Welcome to Fall at Gulf Shores!

Autumn is Wonderful at Martinique on the Gulf With all the kids back in school, the beach takes on a much more relaxed and uncrowded atmosphere. Fall is a perfect time to take a book and a beach chair and

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Football Season at Gulf Shores

For many, this is the perfect time of year. The sea breezes are fresh, the sands are warm and…. football season is nearly here. This convergence of near perfect events occurs for a few weeks each year and allows us

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