Confused with so many condominimum options in Gulf Shores or Orange Beach? Most condos are the same, but these four resort-style options lead the pack and give you more value for your money.
While it's easy to decide what to wear for certain temperatures, it can be difficult to adjust to the high humidity AND look fashionable. All the tips to get the most out of your travel wardrobe.
Mobile is a former colony of France, nestled halfway along the Gulf Coast. It's the 3rd largest city in the state, as well as the 9th largest port in the USA. Where should you live, work, and play?
A beach trip is excellent, but not when it takes longer than needed. Traffic in Mobile, AL can slow down your fun. Use this little-used shortcut to beat most southbound traffic to the beaches.
Mobile is an old port city that dates to 1702 and is a perfect stopping point along the I-10 interstate. Should you stay downtown? Is it safe?
Decorating Southern style is not the same as country style. When I think of Southern style, I think of classic, traditional home decor with an heirloom twist.
In communities across the Gulf Coast, from Galveston, Texas to Pensacola, Florida, many Mardi Gras societies celebrate their group's leaders by making them Kings, Queens, Emblems, Maids and Knights. For many a King or...
Tis the season to deck the halls with greenery and the since the South has an abundance of it right now, check out these local doors of Mobile, Alabama, as well as favorite magazine pictures, for plenty of traditional...
Do you have tunnel terror? Terrified of the I-10 Mobile, Alabama tunnels? Are you just sick of the traffic bottlenecks at the George C. Wallace tunnel as you head to the beach? There IS another way!
Halloween is a fun holiday to decorate your door to delight the youngest at heart. The key is to use restraint and no gory things allowed!
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You have heard about the grace and charm of the old Southern belles, but some women of the time defied convention and made it fit their agenda. Sallie Ward married four times and caused one wit to quip,"At last...
Do you love "Ancient Aliens" on the History Channel? If so, you should play this drinking game!
Do you love Florence + The Machine? Their tunes are also great for running; here are some great examples.
Eugene Walter was Mobile's Renaissance man, a man who lived his dream to live in Europe influencing the literary greats of the world. Today, a little known writer who is on the brink of being discovered, he is most...
If you are driving along I-10 from Florida to Texas, you may want to consider staying at the Mobile, Alabama downtown historic hotel, The Battle House Hotel. It's a four star affair complete with an amazing spa right...
This rich, well-done documentary was filmed in Mobile by Margaret Brown, an independent film producer. It juxtaposes the privileged white world of Mardi Gras with the more economically scaled-down African-American...
Although Mardi Gras is celebrated in many Southern Gulf Coast cities, here is a primer specifically for a Mardi Gras ball in Mobile, Alabama.
Let the good times roll all over your door! Check out these easy ideas with art mesh or old Christmas garland to decorate your door for Mardi Gras!
Creole architecture began with the French settlement of the Gulf Coast area as a reaction to the climate and the way people lived. Today, it is still a popular style in the South as it is an economical, somewhat...
Learn to get around the Mobile, AL 1-10 Tunnel traffic just like a local to save time!
Do you want the sugar sand beaches and emerald water of famous 30A resorts like Rosemary Beach and Seaside? What? You don't want to pay $600 a night? Then you'll need to discover reasonable Carillon Beach, just 2...
It's said locally that it takes two to parade and one to watch. If you don't have a lot of time to visit Mobile, learn which are the top parades to view during the weekend and days leading up to Fat Tuesday in Mobile,...
Mardi Gras in Mobile can also mean the wearing of elaborate, custom-designed hats. Learn more about what to wear!
So you are invited to a Mardi Gras ball in Mobile, AL. What should you wear?