St. Joe Hospitality Celebrates New Four-Star Forbes Ranking

Close on the heels of an award-filled 2019, St. Joe Resort Operations, LLC recently announced that two of its properties, The Pearl Hotel and...

Blue Angels Soar Over the Emerald Coast

The Emerald Coast is known for our beautiful emerald waters along the coast, and the amazing Blue Angels in the sky. It’s not uncommon...

Top Books About South Walton and 30A

As our small corner of the world grows, so does its library. From coffee table books filled with gorgeous photography to novels full of intrigue,...

Places From ‘The Truman Show’ That You Can Still Visit Today

Crossing into Seaside’s town limits feels like entering a movie set. Each home has a distinctly different version of a white picket fence. Pastel...

The Most Fascinating, Loving, Squeezing, Kissing Octopus in the Ocean

There’s an eight-armed wonder canoodling in the sea. Ironically called the Larger Pacific Striped Octopus, its tennis ball size is small, but the creature...

A Guide to Hiking in South Walton, Florida

By Susan Vallee Do you feel like taking a break from the beach and heading out for a hike? Within South Walton are 200 miles...

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12 Dirty Little Secrets About Life on Scenic Highway 30-A

From afar, life along Scenic Highway 30-A may seem quite idyllic, but that doesn't mean that living in paradise comes without a price. Here are a few dirty little secrets about life on 30-A ... 1....

Let’s Eat! Kid Friendly Dining on 30A

After a hard day’s play on the beach, we’re all thinking the same thing: I’m beat. Let’s eat. If you have hungry kids in tow, you know that time is of the essence. Meltdowns born...

Moments of Zen: The Bridges of 30A

When one thinks of beautiful scenic Highway 30A, the first thought is usually not bridges. There are seemingly endless vistas of the beach, the sunsets and the Gulf of Mexico to contend with. If...


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5 Tips for Moving to the Beach

So, you’ve been dreaming of moving to South Walton for years, and now you’re finally getting to take that plunge. It’s an exciting time,...

Florida’s Lightning Whelks and Their Mysterious Egg Casings

You’ve most likely seen a whelk even if you don’t recognize the name. These pretty spiral shells provide the portable home for the large...

Six Killer Apps for Beach Lovers Everywhere

We know you -- you’re a sand-loving, water surfin’, can’t-get-enough-of-the-sunshine beach junkie, and you take your beach time very seriously. Whether you’re checking the weather...

Are dolphins and sharks really sworn enemies?

As humans, we’ve been conditioned to think that dolphins and sharks are arch enemies. In our mind’s eye dolphins are the peaceful protagonists and...

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