Destin, Florida is in an area known as the Panhandle, being a long, thin stretch of land jutting from the mainland, flanked by sea. Dubbed “the world’s luckiest fishing village”, it has hotspots such as Choctawhatchee Bay where you can sink a line, as well as scuba diving schools to explore the marine life beneath the emerald waters.

    Nature-lovers flock to the area for dolphin and bird watching, as well as camping in the grassy dunes of Henderson Beach State Park. Golfers also have a wealth of options, with the number of courses running into double figures

    Where & what to eat in Destin

    • 10 Places Locals Love to Eat in Destin

      Destin gets a lot of travellers every year and, as such, plenty of restaurants, bars and breweries have popped up to serve them. But where do the locals eat when they’re craving a southern staple or seafood favourites? Where are their top breakfast spots, as well as their preferred restaurants for a good date night? What do they recommend for...

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    • Destin Travel Essentials

      Our Destin Travel Essentials lays out the essential information you need to help you plan your trip to one of the most popular destinations in Florida, USA. No matter how frequently you travel, some questions will always need answers: What’s the weather like? How can I get from Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport to my hotel? What currency and type...

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