Carmen's Lunch Box Cafe Sidewalk Dining Pensacola Florida
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Best Restaurants in Pensacola

Dining Reviews: Triggers, Ruby Slipper, Another Broken Egg Cafe Review: Triggers Seafood Restaurant. When we are in Pensacola in our motor home, we generally spend some time staying at Big Lagoon State Park near Perdido Key. A […]

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Blue Angels Air Show

Blue Angels Air Show Practices The world-famous Blue Angels Flight Demonstration Squadron is based at the Pensacola Naval Air Station adjacent to the National Naval Aviation Museum. While the Blue Angels perform air shows all […]

Pensacola Beach by Red Fish Blue Fish Restaurant
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Pensacola Beach Florida

Also see our Gulf Islands Scenic Drive article for attractions along the Emerald Coast from Pensacola to Apalachicola Florida Visiting Pensacola Beach on Santa Rosa Island Pensacola Beach is the beach community located on Santa […]

Apalachicola Florida Oyster Capital of Florida
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Apalachicola, Florida

Apalachicola – Gem along the Forgotten Gulf Coast Apalachicola has a rich history, established in 1831, at one time it was the third largest port on the Gulf of Mexico. Cotton and timber shipments dominated […]


Grayton Beach
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Grayton Beach Florida

Along with Apalachicola, Grayton Beach is our favorite community along the Florida Gulf Scenic Drive (Scenic Highway 30A). In contrast to slickly landscaped condo communities created by a myriad of developers, little Grayton Beach is […]

Grayton Beach
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Gulf Scenic Drive – Part 2

Gulf Coast Scenic Highway 30A – Grayton Beach to Apalachicola After driving for several miles through a succession of ocean side condo complexes from Destin, we finally arrived at something different & special – the […]

Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Historic Pensacola Florida

In the early spring we escape the cold Wisconsin winters by traveling to Pensacola, Florida. Since we travel by motorhome, we stay at RV parks and prefer state and national parks for their wilderness settings […]


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Fort Pickens National Park

Fort Pickens & Gulf Islands National Seashore Park Pensacola Beach, Florida What is there to do at Fort Pickens Gulf Islands Park & Campground? Fishing, beach combing, swimming, and sunbathing on sparsely populated white sand […]