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Jason Fishman is a writer and editor specializing in history, dining, travel and tourism. In his spare time, he enjoys science fiction, breakfast food and bad puns. To read his latest vacation tips, click the Google+ follow button below!

See Wild Dolphins in Destin Harbor

Dolphin cruise near our Destin bed and breakfastImagine that you are on a boat cruising through Destin, Florida’s emerald green waters, basking in the sunlight and taking in the sea air. Suddenly, the Captain makes a special announcement and the crew starts clapping and cheering. You peer over the side of the boat and feel an irresistible sense of excitement. Right before your eyes, you see a family of dolphins splashing and playing in the water. Continue reading

Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival Sizzles With Fun

Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival near our bed and breakfast in Destin

Author John Shelton Reed declared that “Southern barbecue is the closest thing we have in the U.S. to Europe’s wines or cheeses; drive a hundred miles and the barbecue changes.” If you are ready to try the Emerald Coast’s unique brand of barbecue, be sure to attend the Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival in November. Located minutes away from our bed and breakfast in Destin, this annual event will feature live music, craft beer and world class barbecue. Continue reading

Meet the Piano Man at Howl at the Moon

dueling piano bar near our hotel in Destin Florida

Have you ever been to an authentic dueling piano bar? Combining live music, humor and a lounge atmosphere, these classic saloons are hard to come by in recent years. The best place to experience this one of a kind musical attraction is Howl at the Moon. Located right around the corner from our hotel in Destin Florida, this dueling piano bar plays all of your favorite songs while serving up top notch mixed drinks. Continue reading

See Authentic Native American Dancing at the Intertribal Powwow

Intertribal dancing near our Destin hotel

While most people use the word powwow to refer to a meeting or conference, the phrase actually refers to a special gathering of Native American people. These festive events celebrate and honor Native American culture with singing, dancing, and socializing. Visitors to the Emerald Coast in early November will have the chance to see this unique celebration for themselves at the 26th Annual Thunderbird Intertribal Powwow. Located minutes away from our Destin hotel, the Intertribal Powwow is a one of a kind festival with something for everyone. Continue reading

The Best Art Show in Florida

Festival of the Arts near our Destin hotel

Over 100 artists from around the country will come to Destin, Florida in autumn for the annual Festival of the Arts. Held on October 26th – October 27th, the Festival of the Arts showcases the work of both local and national artists competing for cash prizes. This year’s festivities will be held at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village, right around the corner from our Destin hotel. Continue reading

Jetpacks Aren’t Just For James Bond Anymore

Jetpack rides near our Destin hotel

Jetpacks have long captured our imagination in science fiction and spy films. What could be more fun than rocketing through the air like James Bond? In Destin, you don’t have to be a secret agent to have an unforgettable jetpack experience. Located minutes away from our Destin hotel, Jet Pack Destin offers exhilarating rides on their state of the art water-propelled jet packs.

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