Entries by Ron Webber

TOP Restaurants in Fort Walton Beach according to TripAdvisor

Stewby’s Seafood Shanty  2,102 reviews #1 of 189 Restaurants in Fort Walton Beach $ Seafood Gluten Free Options “Fish was off the hook!” 11/13/2018 “Great Seafood for the Price!” 11/08/2018 Blue Collar Cafe  179 reviews #2 of 189 Restaurants in Fort Walton Beach $ American Vegetarian Friendly Vegan Options “Blue Collar Cafe” 11/06/2018 “Out of the way place!” 10/04/2018 Bay Cafe  319 reviews #3 […]


Blog from http://destinduchess.com/ There are plenty of articles and check lists offering tips for traveling WITH your kids, but not as many on the topic of traveling WITHOUT your kids. Jason and I are lucky enough to escape on our own a couple of times a year (big thanks to local grandparents!). Traveling is our absolute […]

25 Signs You’re On a Southern Beach

We have our own quirky ways of enjoying sand and sea. By VALERIE FRASER LUESSE Depending on which shores you love best, you could define the ultimate Southern beach as wide, flat, and hard enough to bike on, or rolling, tumbling, and soft as sugar; cinnamon or gleaming-white sands; big waves or flat water in shades of […]

The 10 Best Restaurants On Florida’s Emerald Coast

BY LEYLA KAZIM @ http://www.thecutlerychronicles.com/2018/04/10-best-restaurants-floridas-emerald-coast/ When it comes to beaches and seafood, the Emerald Coast has some of the best in Florida The Emerald Coast is the thin slice of paradise you’ll find stretching along the Florida Panhandle between Pensacola and Panama City, on the Gulf of Mexico in northwest Florida. tap It’s one of the Sunshine […]

There Is Never a Wrong Time to Have a Beach Vow Renewal

It’s time for I do, part two BY HANNAH BURKE As published in Emerald Coast Magazine PHOTOS COURTESY OF VERA HOGENSON PHOTOGRAPHY Marie Di Giovine officiated as the Goodes exchanged vows reaffirming their love and commitment. The couple wrote their own renewal vows, declaring their ongoing devotion to each other after a decade of marriage […]

Thanksgiving Dinner in Your Vacation Condo

Just thinking about planning a holiday gathering away from home is enough to make my blood pressure rise. The stress and anxiety is so common that entire movies are based upon this premise (we left Kevin at home, again!?). However, it is possible to plan and execute Thanksgiving on foreign turf and avoid many of the last […]

Are There Sharks in Destin, Fort Walton Beach & Okaloosa Island?

Posted by Emerald Coast CVB  on July 14, 2017 Swimming in the emerald waters of Destin, Fort Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island is without a doubt one of the top things to do on the Emerald Coast when on vacation. But, you may also have some concerns about interacting with our marine life, namely sharks. Scrolling through your newsfeed […]

July 4th Fireworks on the Emerald Coast

Destin Smoke on the Coast – July 3, 2017 – 9:00 pm – Start your Independence Day early at Destin Commons with great BBQ, live music, street performers, and kids activities. This 6th annual event benefits local charities. There will be 16 area restaurants and BBQ teams competing in the BBQ competition fighting for the People’s […]

By SAVANNAH EVANOFF Memorial Day is your chance to honor people who died while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. Don’t do alone. Join the community as it honors those who died and celebrate the safety and freedoms for which they fought. Kick off the unofficial first day of summer with these events: Emerald Grande […]