Vacation spot Destin: A Luxurious Journey Information to Florida’s Northwest Seaside Metropolis for 2021
Do you urgently need a luxurious sun break after a turbulent 2020? Ain’t we all And with a lot of lost time to make up for traveling after twelve months, what better time to plan something bigger and better than ever for 2021?
One destination that offers warm weather with the bucket load is Destin, Florida, and honestly, one would expect nothing less in the American sunshine state.
Known as the Emerald Coast itself, Destin really has it all with its spectacular white sand beaches, world-class golf and numerous world-famous fishing areas.
Nestled in the Gulf of Mexico in northwest Florida, its nickname largely owes its name to the azure and crystal clear waters that lap its banks, and from five-star hotels to luxury villas, not to mention a thriving foodie scene that likes it The most complex travel experiences are in good hands here.
The sea here is full of colorful fish and marine life, which makes it criminal not to take a bath and see it
Things to do in Destin
Henderson Beach State Park
Henderson Beach State Park is home to over a mile of shimmering white sand and features one of the best beaches in the world – a must see if sun, sea, and sophistication are what you’re after. There are a variety of bars and restaurants nearby, but many visitors bring a picnic instead – the perfect opportunity to grab a bottle of Moet and a few canapés for a luxurious lunch on the beach.
In addition to this spectacular sandy paradise, the park also includes a nature trail that meanders through the reserve, a playground where children can have fun, and facilities such as changing rooms and showers.
While sunbathing on Destin’s gorgeous beaches certainly has its appeal, the real beauty of this destination lies in the water when the sun is shining. The sea here is full of colorful fish and marine life, which makes it criminal not to take a bath and see it. Bring your own snorkeling gear or book a private guided excursion for a breathtaking underwater experience that will be remembered for years to come.
To make the most of all of the ocean activities on offer here, reserve your spot for a dolphin watching tour or sunset cruise. Tours depart daily from Harbor Walk Village – book in advance to avoid disappointment.
The important things first? Check out the beaches
Destin History and Fisheries Museum
Destin is an angler’s paradise – and not just because of its excellent fishing opportunities on the water. The Destin History and Fisheries Museum on Stahlman Avenue offers an interesting look at commercial and recreational fishing in the area. A number of exhibits contain firsthand accounts of fishermen from years past.
Don’t miss the collection of antique rods on display too – including one or two once filed by Ernest Hemingway.
Charter a first class fishing boat
Thanks to its plentiful underwater population, Destin has long been a popular fishing destination and is often referred to as the “happiest fishing village in the world”. Charter Fishing Destin gets you out on the water aboard the ‘Finest Kind’ for the best deep sea fishing of your life – a 53-foot G and S sport fishing boat built for speed, comfort and the ultimate in fishing.
Destin is a popular spot for saltwater wild fishing and is home to one of the state’s largest commercial fishing fleets. So if you’re looking to visit a place that takes fishing seriously, you’ve come to the right place.
Fishing, snorkeling, relaxing, dining by the water – Destin has it all
Where to sleep
The Henderson Beach Resort
The five-star Henderson Beach Hotel is right next to Henderson Beach State Park and is perfectly positioned for guests to enjoy their Destin visit to the fullest. Offering access to the private beach with two pools and a luxurious spa, it is a lavish and luxurious base for your Florida stay. With breathtaking ocean views, particularly from the Horizons restaurant which has panoramic views along the Gulf Coast, it’s the bunch’s best pick.
Where shall we eat
From Ruth’s Chris Steak House to Louisiana Lagniappe and Marina Café, there is a wide variety of restaurants to satisfy your appetite during your trip to Destin. Whether it’s a waterfront location, locally caught seafood, elegant atmosphere, or all of the above, you are sure to find a restaurant to suit your tastes.
However you choose to spend your time in Destin, take some time out to rest, relax, and re-energize – because after the stresses of 2020, it is exactly what we all deserve.