South Walton

Destin Life Newspaper New Edition

South Walton Life, publisher of SoWal Life, announces a new edition to its family of community newspapers with the launch of a new edition in July. “Residents and business owners have been asking for it,” says Lori Leath Smith, Destin Life publisher, “and we will now provide Destin its own edition particularly geared to promote […] Read More

Coming Soon to 30A :: Kaiya Beach Resort

    Kaiya is located along highly coveted Scenic Highway 30A where everything — and everyone – in South Walton County, Florida come together. A boutique resort community with a limited number of luxury homes, the purpose of Kaiya is to preserve, protect and enhance the natural beauty of this land. A retreat where you […]

Spectacular Gulf + Lake Views :: 15 Fort Panic Road

Nestled south of Scenic Highway 30A in Dune Allen, this well-maintained home is perfectly situated for amazing views of both the Gulf of Mexico and Oyster Lake, one of South Walton’s rare coastal dune lakes. The property adjacent to the east is owned by the county and cannot be built on. This means forever views + […]

Digital Graffiti Shines Light on Alys Beach

One of 30A’s most unique and original events, Digital Graffiti returns to Alys Beach for the 11th annual installment of the popular projection art festival. An innovative and dynamic three-day event, Digital Graffiti celebrate the many possibilities found at the intersection of art and architecture. Dozens of digital artist finalists from around the globe will […]

Stunning New Residences Available from Romair Homes in Watersound Origins

The Watersound Origins community, located just one mile north of 30A beaches, is growing to include the new Pathways phase and an additional 107 new homes. Construction has begun on several properties with over one third of the homesites already sold! The Pathways neighborhood is taking on spectacular curb appeal with the addition of the […]

Step Back in Time at Rosemary Beach

One of 30A’s planned New Urbanist communities, Rosemary Beach is an architectural treasure trove, boasting influences from the West Indies, New Orleans, Charleston and St. Augustine, among others. The grand homes (many with adjoining carriage houses that are just as extraordinary) are interconnected by a discreet network of pedestrian paths and boardwalks, which become even […]

5 Local Places to Enjoy in (Almost) Total Isolation

During the off-season, it’s not too difficult to secure a secluded spot to call your own on almost any local beach. But during Spring Break and the sweltering summer months, out-of-town guests are here in full-force, making some locals feel a tad bit claustrophobic. If you find yourself needing to get away from it all, here are a few places you’ll almost always have […]

Babysitting at the Beach: Tips from a Professional

It can be tough to find a good babysitter any time, but it’s even harder when you’re away from home on vacation. When mom and dad want to enjoy a night out by themselves, who can you call? What questions should you ask a potential babysitter? With a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership, classroom teaching experience and […]