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It’s no wonder that Destin, Florida has become a premiere vacation destination that keeps families coming back to the area year after year. Residing on the beautiful white sand beaches and emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico this area has been termed “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”.
For those who love to have fun on the water Crab Island is where you can anchor your boat, go fishing, swimming and party with locals and tourists. Grab a bite to eat at one of the restaurants and listen to live music on board the Crab Island boats. Anchor your boat onshore and build a sandcastle or work on your suntan.
Overlooking Crab Island is Harborwalk Village where you can find waterfront restaurants, upscale shopping boutiques, water sport rentals, dolphin cruises, clubs and nightlife, weekly fireworks and live entertainment.
Just up the road is Big Kahuna’s Waterpark and Adventure Park with water slides, a lazy river, wave pool, go carts, miniature golf and more fun than should be allowed to have in one day.
For those who love shopping the Destin Commons has all the latest fashion and accessory finds. Popular stores include the trendy Luxe Apothetique, Express, BeBe, Sephora, Black House White Market, Brighton, Michael Stars, Hollister, American Eagle, Bass Pro Shop and Belk to mention just a few. Stop by one of the restaurants and grab a bite to eat before catching a movie at the AMC theater.
A few minutes away is Baytowne Wharf where you can stroll the cobblestone boardwalk and watch beautiful sunsets over the Choctawhatchee Bay. Upscale beachfront restaurants with bay views, a dueling piano bar and several nightclubs will keep you entertained well into the night.
Silver Sands Premium Outlets are home to 110 luxury designer brands including Michael Kors, Coach, Juicy Couture, BCBG, Sax 5th Avenue, Fossil, Dooney and Bourke, J.Crew and Cole Haan to name just a few.
There’s an endless supply of attractions and activities in Destin, Florida – that’s what makes this the ultimate vacation destination in Northwest Florida!
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