Hang out on the beach

We know you’re here for a family beach vacation, so pack your lounge chairs, towels, and beach toys and find a spot on the miles of wide open Gulf Shores beaches and Orange Beach, Alabama.

Learn How to Build Sandcastles at Sand Castle University

While you’re at the beach, why not finally learn how to make a real sandcastle? I’ve always wondered how my sandcastles ended up looking like the ancient crumbling ruins of a lost city. There’s just a few simple techniques to becoming a sandcastle King!

Bike Riding in Gulf State Park

Make Bath Bombs

If you want to take a break from the beach and engage in a fun learning activity with your kids, head to Harmony Creek Farm for a bath bomb making lesson.

The Gulf

Coming in at our favorite beach bar so far on our US road trip is The Gulf on Orange Beach. The Guff has fused together everything that makes a beach bar great from the countries around the world who do them great.