Neighborhoods

Weekend Getaway on the Coast

Photo by Dan Parker Though we live among the beauty of the Gulf Coast, it is easy to overlook hidden treasures.  Like many others, my wife and I lead busy lifestyles. With raising a large family while balancing our careers…

Mobile’s Charms and the Southwest Coast’s Surprises

If you need some time away from home to regroup and be refreshed, a weekend getaway might be just the ticket. The islands of Sarasota and Manatee Counties boast Snooty the Manatee, Portavant Temple Mount — a 1,200-year-old Indian mound — and many other…

Great Adventures

It’s wonderful to be adventurous and head out for places unknown. But most of us don’t have the spare time of Marco Polo, the royal bankroll of Christopher Columbus or the fortitude of Lewis and Clark. Instead, we’d rather enjoy…