The Two Most Important Things to Know About Rip Currents

This is the moment you’ve been waiting for. You’re in your favorite suit, the hot sun is beaming down and you feel the soft...

Red Sky at Night, Sailor’s Delight – Is The Old Adage True?

“Red Sky at Night, Sailor’s Delight. Red Sky in the Morning, Sailor’s Warning.” Have you ever heard this old nautical adage and wondered if there's...

Chef Phil McDonald Dishes Out Details on Favorite French Dessert, Nature Spots & More!

Phil McDonald, Executive Chef & Partner at Blackbear Bread Company, lists his top recommendations along 30-A! 1. Where do you go when you need some...

30A Guide to Point Washington State Forest

Over 40 percent of South Walton’s land is protected, and the majority of that acreage is part of the Point Washington State Forest system....

Easy as Pie: Ten Delicious 30A Pizza Stops

Don’t feel like getting dressed up or just in the mood for some great pizza? Look no further. 30A has some amazing pizza that...

Stick 30A Under the Tree this Year

Not lucky enough to celebrate the holidays at the beach? Why not do the next best thing and gift a little slice of 30A this...


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What Makes Our Beach Sand So White?

Whether you’re a relative newcomer or a seasoned local, there’s a good chance your romance with our emerald coast was "love at first beach." Between the dazzling white shores and the countless shades of turquoise...

How to BEach LOCAL: 5 Fun Questions Answered by Locals

ANN DELANEY Marketing Coordinator, Alys Beach 1. Favorite thing about living at the beach?  SUNSETS! Our sunsets constantly remind me of how grateful I am to be living and working in 30A. When I finish each...

How is a Ukulele Made? Watch Driftwood Guitars Build One for 30A

Chris Alvarado of Driftwood Guitars created a one-of-a-kind tenor ukulele for the 30A Company, handcrafted from ziricote rosewood, spruce and mahogany along with a 30A inspired inlay. "I've really always wanted to make an instrument...



Four MORE Great Tasting Florida Fish

You loved our first post about the best tasting fish in Florida so much that we’re back for round two! Here are four more delicious...

Four of the Best Tasting Fish in Florida: Have You Tried Them All?

The Florida coast is teeming with all kinds of wonderfully tasty fish you can enjoy in endless ways both at home and in restaurants. Sustainable...

A Bracelet That Cleans Up the Oceans?

Our oceans are beautiful places to venture out to see, play and explore. However, what is often forgotten about this beautiful part of our...

Blushing is Optional: Where to Find Nude Beaches in the U.S.

Trying to work on your tan? Or maybe you just want to experience the world in a very natural way. If you’ve nodded your...