Stay at Another Day in Paradise in Destin

Your Holiday Vacation in Destin at Another Day in Paradise

The holidays are officially here! With the countdown to Christmas on everybody’s radar, time is running out on booking your holiday vacation to the beach. Fortunately, our lodging partners Southern Vacation Rentals still have availability left on Destin vacation rentals this month. You can get a great deal on a home or condo rental in Destin while experiencing a new family tradition. Trust us when we say there is no better place to spend the holidays than right here in Destin!

Today we are taking you through one of our favorite Destin vacation homes, Another Day in Paradise. The name speaks for itself: this home is truly one of a kind, with a great location in Miramar Beach’s Maravilla neighborhood. With just enough space for 11 guests, everyone will have plenty of room to spread out and be comfortable. You’ll love the large living room, which has more than enough space to set up a Christmas tree, and it even has a fireplace for a cozy evening indoors. Yes, it gets cold enough in Florida for fires in the fireplace!

Holiday Vacation in Destin

In addition, there is also a kitchen equipped with plenty of cookware and all of the necessary appliances to bake a Christmas dinner. You’ll even have room to throw some cookies in the oven so Santa has a fresh treat to enjoy on Christmas Eve. Don’t forget the milk! If the weather is not too cool, you can even enjoy dinner out on t

he patio or have your own outdoor cookout.

Don’t forget about the amenities at Maravilla. During your holiday vacation in Destin, you’ll have access to the community pool, clubhouse, tennis courts, fitness center, and so much more at Maravilla. Additionally, Another Day in Paradise is located close to premier shopping at Silver Sands Premium Outlets and Grand Boulevard, should you need to stop and pick up a gift or two to leave under the tree.

To see more details and check availability at Another Day in Paradise, visit Southern’s website here.

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Christmas Festivities in Destin

Christmas Tree Lighting Drive-Thru

The 34th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting will be held Thursday, Dec. 3 at 6:00 p.m., at the Destin Community Center parking lot,101 Stahlman Ave. Cruise through the Christmas light decorations and see the city Christmas tree with lights ablaze. A visit from Santa and goodie bags will be available for all children. Bring one non-perishable food item for admission to benefit Harvest House.

Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl

Drink and be merry with a game of drink specials bingo, live music, and an Ugly Sweater Contest. The fun & games will be held this Saturday, Dec. 5, 6:30-10:00 p.m., at Coyote Ugly. Get your own bingo playing card with a monetary donation to Panhandle Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) or bring a toy for Emerald Coast Toys for Tots Fill the Boat Drive.

Destin Christmas Parade

The theme for this year’s Destin Christmas parade is “Joy to the World.” It will be held on Saturday, Dec. 12, at 10 a.m. The floats will begin at the Downtown Destin Shopping Center (Old Time Pottery) and travel west down Harbor Boulevard (Hwy. 98) to Stahlman Avenue. Please stand on the north side of Harbor Boulevard to watch the parade.

Harbor Boat Parade

Always a favorite – come see Destin’s fleet all lit up for the holiday season at the Harbor Boat Parade. Santa & Mrs. Clause are expected to make a guest appearance in the boat parade on the Destin harbor, Sunday, Dec. 13. The Harbor will host a variety of activities on Sunday afternoon followed by the harbor parade at 6:00 p.m. The evening will cap off with a special holiday fireworks show over the harbor.

The weather forecast for December is looking just perfect for these outdoor events. If you would like to join in on the festive fun, check with our lodging partner, Southern Vacation Rentals, for weekend or longer availability in Destin, FL.

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It’s Almost Time for Spring Break!

Planning for Spring Break in Destin

It may seem like it’s far away, but spring break will be here before we know it. The first official cold snap of the year has us pulling out the winter coats and stowing away our flip flops, but it won’t be long before we’re dusting them off again. The good news is that you have plenty of time to start planning for your spring break in Destin; what better time than the present? If you are getting together with family this holiday season, take advantage of some time together to plan your trip.

Spring Break in Destin

Our lodging partners Southern Vacation Rentals make it easy to plan your trip as a group, with several new features on their website. Our favorite is the “split cost calculator” which can help you determine how much everyone pays if you are splitting the cost between members of your party. Each property also has a “share with a friend” option so you can send your favorite Destin vacation rentals to those you may be traveling with. It’s just an extra way to share some vacation inspiration.

In addition, it’s a great time to try out some exciting activities in Destin. Although the beach is beautiful, it’s the variety of fun things to do that can really make your vacation memorable. Here are some of our favorite things to do for spring break in Destin:

  • Dolphin cruises
  • Fishing charters
  • Shopping at Destin Commons and Silver Sands Premium Outlets
  • Family-fun at The Track
  • Parasailing over the Gulf
  • Paddleboarding in the surf

Looking for more fun things to do in Destin? Check out some of our favorite activities to start planning.

If you stay with Southern, you can book your activities directly through their Southern Perks program – local businesses that offer discounts exclusive to their guests. Even if you just want to rent bikes or beach chairs, you can save some money while supporting a local business. Everyone wins!

We hope to see you at the beach for spring break in Destin!

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