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Walking Tour Through Basseterre
"This tour meets in Port Zante where we set off on foot to explore the old fort city of Basseterre. We'll make way through the center of town pointing out the Berkeley Memorial and home of the circus - reminiscent of Piccadilly Square. Next we'll head to Independence Square - formerly called Pal Mal Square where the slaves were bought and sold in public auction back in the 1600 and 1700's. The guide will point out the Catholic Cathedral and the Anglican Church dating back to 1670. Next we walk to Irish Town named after the indentured servants that made their way over from Ireland for a better life back in the 1600's. Many homes that were built back in the 1600's survived hurricanes and other natural disasters and are still standing today. Finally we wi"""Stroll through the city of Basseterre where you'll visit the site of the first company and walk through the old village of Irish Town. You'll learn the rich history about Pall Mall Square (present day Independence Square) where slaves were once sold upon
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Dolphin Encounter at Gulf World Marine Park
"Meet with smart friendly dolphins at Dolphin Discovery within the Gulf World Marine Park in Panama City Beach. We invite you to immerse yourself in the dolphins' world with the Dolphin Encounter program.The Dolphin Encounter program allows you to meet hug and show off! Our marine mammals specialists will be on hand to give you all the information you need. In waist-deep water you'll begin your interaction as you and the dolphins get to know each other. The Dolphin Encounter program is perfect for all ages and guarantees that you'll have a new marine friend by the time you leave the water! """"Experience the power and playfulness of friendly dolphins at Gulf World Marine Park by Dolphin Discovery
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Dolphin Meet and Greet at Gulf World Marine Park
"If swimming isn't your thing this poolside meet and greet allows you to interact with our dolphins without getting into the water! At Dolphin Discovery at Gulf World Marine Park guests are invited to interact with smart friendly dolphins and get to know them outside of the pool. Learn about the fascinating species with our marine specialists by listening to educational info touching the dolphins and feeding the dolphins. These beautiful creatures are friendly and happy to interact in or out of the water! Dolphin meet and greets are perfect for all ages and are offered multiple times throughout the day."
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More Transportation in Destin

Cheapest way to fly into Destin

If you are looking for cheap flights into Penscola you will want to check out the flights into three airports all of which are a short drive to Destin. I have been flying into the area for over 20...
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tampa_shawn
Jan 07, 2013

Enter the city near your end destination

Regardless of what MapQuest or your GPS of choice says, make sure you enter the area on whatever side your staying. The traffic coming into the city on Saturdays is absolutely horrible (2 hours =...
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BigBlueOne
Jul 07, 2008

Bypass highway 98!

If you are traveling from the Destin Commons shopping center towards the center of Destin, you will run into traffic clogs no matter what time of year it is. However, there is a back way that puts you...
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Willmuzik
Sep 20, 2007

Taxi's in Destin

Taxi's are very expensive in Destin. During the high season, they can be as much as $20 one way at night-- even within only Destin (they are even more for traveling to Okaloosa Island and Ft Walton...
Aliseeya
Dec 14, 2005

Traffic congestion

In the spring and summer, Hwy 98 is completely congested with traffic. It will take you an insane amount of time to drive very short distances due to this problem! In addition, many people become...
Aliseeya
Dec 05, 2005

Closest Airport to Destin

The closest airport is the Okaloosa Regional AIrport in Fort Walton Beach (airport code: VPS). The airport is a 25-minute drive to/from Destin. You also can fly into Panama City Beach (airport code:...
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laura4n8
Jul 31, 2004
 
 
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Mid-Bay Bridge

We always drive to Destin from Memphis. We go south on I-55 through the state of Mississippi, cut across through Mobile, Alabama (on I-10?), and eventually you'll see signs posted regarding the...
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myrtle
Feb 08, 2004

Getting There

By Air : Okaloosa County Airport is the main airport for Fort Walton and Destin beach areas. The airport is situated on Eglin Air Force Base in Valparaiso Florida.By Road: U.S. 98 travels along the...
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keeweechic
Sep 21, 2003

Mid-Bay Bridge

The fastest way to the beaches of Destin and South Walton is the Choctawhatchee Mid-Bay Bridge. Located from Hwy.20 in Niceville to Hwy.98 in Destin. Take the bridge and have more time to playSee...
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cobrioc
Oct 17, 2002

Getting Around Town

Okaloosa Regional Airport is situated eight miles north of the Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Okaloosa Island area on State Hwy 85.Highway 98 it traverses the Emerad Coast from east to west. Many major...
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cobrioc
Oct 17, 2002

Everyone on the road at once!

The drive can be very nerve-wracking during the peak travel season (late May-late September) because we all love to play in Florida! Driving around the area isn't too bad; Destin is laid out in a very...
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fa330
Sep 08, 2002

Top Hotels in Destin

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9300 Emerald Coast Pkwy West, Sandestin, Florida, 32550, United States
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4000 Sandestin Blvd S, Destin, Florida, 32550-4214, United States
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14047 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, Florida, 32541, United States
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1050 Hwy 98 E, Destin, Florida, 32541, United States
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15000 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, Florida, 32541, United States
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215 Harbor Blvd E, Destin, Florida, 32541, United States
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Top Things to Do in Destin

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Beach Activities

SandCastle Lessons were a fun opportunity for our family to spend several hours on the beach together playing and creating sand castles we never even dreamed we could actually build! The whole family...
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Dolphins

I looked online and found a place called Dolphin Cruise Destin. It was an absolute blast. MY family and I had tons of fun. The water was clear, dolphins were out, and the weather was nice (maybe we...
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Crab Island

crab island is located in destin harbor near the destin-fort walton bridge. this tiny island is a very popular beach. years ago crab island was alot larger but it's size was reduced by hurricane ivan....
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Parasailing

Awesome Parasailing experience at Dockside Watersports in Destin! These guys were extremely professional and experienced. We had a family of 12 and they were very accommodating and even gave us a...
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Air Force Armament Museum

There are four aircraft in the building, each representing a specific war era: the P-51 Mustang and the P-47 World War II The F-80 Shooting Star Korean War and The F 105 Thunderchief Vietnam War ...
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Big Kahunas Water Park

Big Kahunas is a waterpark located right on Hwy 98 in the middle of Destin. You can't miss it! While it is a little pricy ($50-60/person), it can be a fun alternative to a day at the beach, especially...
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"Destin"
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myrtle

"The Emerald Coast"
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"destin florida"
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cobrioc

"Welcome to the Emerald Coast"
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"Beaches of Destin"
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