Plumlee Gulf Beach Realty Blog

All the Best Holiday Experiences on the Florida Gulf Coast

It's the perfect year to get away from it all and come on down to the Florida Gulf Coast for the holidays. If you're looking for a change of scenery that includes sun-drenched days, white sandy beaches, swaying palm trees, and sparkling blue-green waters—then In... View the full post »

Why You Should Spend Thanksgiving at the Beach

Thanksgiving is coming! Have you made your holiday plans yet? If not, you should absolutely consider booking your Indian Rocks Beach condo rental today so you can celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday at the beach! Why? Here are a few of the many reasons a holiday away is a ... View the full post »

How to Make Stone Crab Recipes Just Like the Restaurants

Did you know that stone crab season is a pretty big deal on the Florida Gulf Coast? It is a much celebrated event each and every year. There are festivals and specials and crab hammers, oh my! The delicate, flaky, sweet white crab meat makes seafood lovers swoon. So how c... View the full post »

Super Savings on All Your Favorite Florida Attractions

As you begin planning your next Indian Rocks Beach, Florida vacation on the gorgeous Gulf Coast, make sure to research all of the amazing attractions that you and your family want to enjoy during your beach trip. More importantly, don't pay full price for these Florid... View the full post »

The Best Halloween Events and Things To Do on the Gulf Coast

October is here and the Florida Gulf Coast knows how to bring you the best of the season paired with coastal flair. Just because you're at the beach doesn't mean you have to give up any of your favorite fall activities and festivities. You get to enjoy them—whil... View the full post »

Hidden Gems: Restaurants You Need To Know About Near IRB

There is some fabulous dining to be had in Indian Rocks Beach and Indian Shores, Florida! Skip the big city crowds and stay local by dining in these Florida Gulf Coast favorite restaurants that are not far from your Indian Rocks Beach vacation rental or condo. There's... View the full post »

Find Your Way to the Best Indian Rocks Beach Condo Rentals

How much do we love about Indian Rocks Beach condo rentals? Let us count the ways! They're a wonderful choice for your Florida Gulf Coast vacation whether you're staying for a long weekend, planning a holiday away at the beach, or looking forward to your annual vacat... View the full post »

All the Sand Dollar Facts You Need to Know

Have you ever been strolling the sands or wading through the Gulf of Mexico waters during your Indian Rocks Beach, Florida vacation when you happen upon a sand dollar? It may be right there on the surface of the sand, or you may find one by swimming or wading deeper ou... View the full post »

Here Are The Best Endless Summer Quotes Ever

If you are beginning to mourn the loss of summer, you really don't have to. An endless summer lives on here on the Florida Gulf Coast, you just have to make sure you're here to enjoy it. You can extend your summer throughout the entire year or any time you want a ... View the full post »

Fun and Fabulous Fishing for Every Kind of Angler

There is fishing fun for everyone on the Florida Gulf Coast. From novice to expert, anglers will find bountiful opportunities to fish the local waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Intracoastal Waterway. The best news of all is that they are not far from your Indian Rocks... View the full post »

Why Weekend Getaways to the Beach Are Wonderful

It's a common misconception that you have to plan months ahead for a beach vacation and only take one once a year. Nope! Not true. You can opt for a long weekend getaway to Indian Rocks Beach and Indian Shores, Florida without much notice and without breaking your bud... View the full post »

Awesome Homeschool Adventures on the Gulf Coast

Whether you are homeschooling your kids this year or they'll be spending a part of their time at home in a virtual or online school setting, you get to take advantage of the many perks that this provides for your entire family. With increased flexibility in their scho... View the full post »

10 Signs That Beach Life is the Best Life for You

Do you ever think about your life and what would help you to live it to its fullest potential? Well, if you're a beach lover then you will be able to quickly identify with these 10 signs that confirm you were born to be at the beach. If your life feels a little lacklu... View the full post »

Do You Know About These Hidden Gems on the Florida Gulf Coast?

Sure, you've probably heard about many of the big Florida Gulf Coast attractions and beach destinations: Clearwater Beach, Tampa Bay, Busch Gardens, the Florida Aquarium, the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, ZooTampa, Pier 60, and the Dali Museum just to name a few. While ... View the full post »

How to Build a Better Sandcastle (Backed by Science)

Ah, the art of sandcastle building. Did you know that it's also a science? It is! If you want to learn more about how to build a better sandcastle, then this is the perfect read for you before your next Florida Gulf Coast beach vacation. Read up on the science behind ... View the full post »