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Not-to-Miss November 2018 Events on the Gulf Coast

November is almost here and with it brings a combination of seasonal festivals, holiday celebrations, and of course Florida fun in the sun here in Indian Rocks Beach and Indian Shores Beach. There's fishing and food festivals and sand sculptures, oh my! Let's take... View the full post »

How to Take Better Photos at the Beach

Beach photography isn't just for the professionals anymore! You too can capture the quintessential beauty of the beach and the family memories you're making during your Florida Gulf Coast vacation. With the amazing technology that's now at your fingertips, ... View the full post »

3 Big Reasons to Book Direct and Save Money

Using a third-party travel service is so yesteryear. There's a growing dissatisfaction among vacationers who are still using these travel agencies and internet services to book their travel. The biggest complaint is the extra fees and service charges that are not alwa... View the full post »

Your Gulf Coast Guide to the Best of the Holiday Season

The holiday season is quickly approaching. It's crazy, right? Time sure does fly. We're already into fall and soon it will be Thanksgiving, and Christmas, and New Year's Eve, oh my! Now's the time to start getting ready by taking a peek at all of the holid... View the full post »

The Best October 2018 Fall Fun on the Gulf Coast

October on Florida's Gulf Coast offers family fun all around our Gulf beach towns. Enjoy a taste of the season with Oktoberfest celebrations, amazing live music at one of the biggest jazz festivals around, local artistry at the mural and chalk festivals, Gulf Coast seafood... View the full post »

3 Reasons Why Oktoberfest is Better at the Beach

Oktoberfest is right around the corner. Have you ever thought of spending it at the beach? Now you may not think that Oktoberfest and the beach really go together, but you would be wrong. We love Oktoberfest in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida and you will too. Here are three com... View the full post »

20 Beach Sayings to Inspire You Any Time of Year

Just because summer is gone doesn't mean that beach time is over for the year. No way! Come on down to Florida's Gulf Coast and get your beach fix any time you need it—or want it. Our palm trees and gulf breeze are always in season. Find your spot in the suga... View the full post »

Fall Spotlight on the Gulf Coast of Florida Favorites

Beach vacations are not just for summertime, you know. A Florida Gulf Beach vacation during the fall months is an experience all its own—and one that has a lot to offer you and your family. Today we're putting the spotlight on the best of the Gulf Coast in the comin... View the full post »

The Best of September 2018 on the Gulf Coast of Florida

September is almost upon us and we're ready for it here on Florida's Gulf Coast. With so many family-friendly events, festivals and things to do, you'll never run out of activities to fill your vacation days and nights—when you're not on the beautiful be... View the full post »

10 Easy Ways Guaranteed to Save Money on Your Beach Vacation

If you're trying to have a budget-friendly beach vacation, it's really quite easy to do. All it takes is a little bit of planning and preparation to help get more vacation for your money. Here are 10 of the best ways to save money on your Florida Gulf Beach vacation.... View the full post »

15-Minute Meals Anyone Can Make and Everyone Will Love

Sometimes you just need some quick, easy and delicious meal ideas for your vacation days or any day of the week. We've rounded up a some of our favorite eats that can be easily made in your vacation rental kitchen without much time or effort but with results that are ... View the full post »

5 Things Every Awesome Labor Day Holiday Needs To Have

Summertime is fun, but it is also a very busy time for a lot of people. Sure the kids are off from school but then there are the camps, and the sports, and the play dates with friends, and the going to and fro—not to mention your everyday responsibilities of work, home ... View the full post »

The Best August 2018 Events on the Gulf Coast

Are you vacationing on Florida's Gulf Coast this summer? Then you'll want to know about these Florida attractions and special events slated for the month of August. We're highlighting some of the best things to do that are all right near your Indian Rocks Beac... View the full post »

How to Stay Cool This Summer on the Gulf Coast

Summer days on the Gulf Coast of Florida are the trademark of tropical paradise with bright, sunny, sand-filled days—which of course you and your family love. That's one of the reasons you come to the Florida Gulf beaches in the first place, right? Right!. But we to... View the full post »

All You Need to Know About IRB Florida Treasure Rocks

You've probably already heard about those cool painted rocks that you can stumble upon during your day's adventures in many towns across the USA—and all across the world. Well, guess what? You can find Indian Rocks Beach painted treasure rocks during your Florid... View the full post »