Plumlee Gulf Beach Realty Blog

How to Get Fit Fast on Your Florida Beach Vacation

You might not think of your Indian Rocks Beach vacation as a time to start a fitness routine. Vacations are for relaxing, right? Right! But along with all that relaxation comes plenty of opportunities to get active and work toward your fitness goals. The best part is that... View the full post »

10 Reasons Why Winter Really is Better in Florida

If you've been contemplating escaping your current winter situation and trading it for a few weeks on the warm and sunny Gulf Coast of Florida, this might be the final push you need to do it. We've rounded up a few of the funniest Florida winter memes that just mi... View the full post »

Insider Advice on How to Plan a Romantic IRB Getaway

It's the new year and you're ready to start planning your Florida Gulf Coast vacations (yes, plural). Good for you! Along with your annual Indian Rocks Beach, Florida family vacation, don't forget to plan a romantic getaway for two this year. Whether it's ... View the full post »

The Most Popular January 2020 Events on the Florida Gulf Coast

If you had to pick a theme for January events on the Gulf Coast of Florida, it would be pirates! From Indian Rocks Beach to Tampa Bay, pirate invasions are a pretty big deal here this time of year. With invasions, parades, and all sorts of other related piratical festivit... View the full post »

Inspirational Quotes for the Best Year Ever

With every start of a new year, we all aspire to be a better version of our current self. To help with motivation, here are a few of our favorite inspiring quotes and short words of wisdom to think about in these coming days and weeks as we approach January—and to conti... View the full post »

Indian Rocks Beach Rentals Offer You the Best of the Gulf Coast

Do you know the many ways that a Plumlee Realty vacation rental provides you with the best of the Florida Gulf Coast? Let us count the ways. Spend your hard-earned vacation dollars knowing that you're getting the ultimate Gulf of Mexico vacation experience and getting... View the full post »

Why Now is the Time to Plan Your 2020 Family Vacation

This time of year you may not be thinking about your next year's vacation yet—in fact it's probably the last thing on your mind right now. We know the holiday season is a busy one and you're not looking to add anything else to your already full to-do list. H... View the full post »

December 2019 Events and Things To Do on the Gulf Coast

Will your December be filled with sparkling blue-green waters, white sugar sand, warm sunshine and twinkling palm trees? We really hope so! Everything is better at the beach including the month of December and all the holiday fun that comes along with it. If you'... View the full post »

How to Quickly and Easily Identify Florida Seashells

So you want to do some shelling and beachcombing during your Indian Rocks Beach and Indian Shores vacation but you need a little help identifying the types of seashells that you may find on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico. We can help! Here are some tips and resources... View the full post »

Spotlight on Florida Stone Crabs: All You Need to Know

It's that time of year again on Florida's Gulf Coast! Yep, it's the annually anticipated Stone Crab season which runs from October 15 to May 15. So what's all the hype about? Good question! Here's a quick run down on all you need to know about stone cr... View the full post »

Holiday Highlights You Want to Know About on the Gulf Coast

Add a little white sand, a lot of warm sunshine and some beautiful blue-green Gulf of Mexico waters to your holidays this year. You won't regret it! It's not too late to whisk your family away for a Florida beach vacation on the gorgeous Gulf Coast this season. Ch... View the full post »

November 2019 Events and Things To Do on the Gulf Coast

November on the Gulf Coast of Florida is here. So what's happening along the Gulf of Mexico this month? A lot! Here are a few of our local favorite events, festivals, and things to do on the beach and around our Gulf-side towns. Mark your calendars for a month of fun ... View the full post »

7 Songs That Will Get You in a Beach State of Mind

Sometimes it's the lyrics. Sometimes it's the melody. Sometimes it's the memory of a place and time. Music makes the world go round! Whether you're looking for a beach song playlist to enjoy while you relax in your Indian Rocks Beach vacation rental o... View the full post »

How to Make the Best Beach Souvenirs

One of the best ways to bring a little bit of the beach and a lot of memories home with you from your beach vacation is by making your own souvenirs. It can be as simple or as complicated as you would like it to be—but all it really requires is a glass jar, some sand, a... View the full post »

Drink, Dine and Have a Good Time at These Florida Favorites

Are you looking for local favorite restaurants and popular places to dine that are not far from your Indian Rocks Beach vacation rental? We have them! Here's a list of local eateries, restaurants and cafes where you can sit back and relax while you enjoy a cold drink,... View the full post »