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Destin, the best Beach of Florida's Gulf Coast Panhandle area, is famous for its endless white sand beaches, jet skiing, snorkeling, tennis, and shopping. Come to Destin and all of these pleasures can be part of your vacation. Destin sits on around harbor off East Pass, which lets the Choctawhatchee Bay flow into the Gulf of Mexico, and boasts the largest fishing fleet in Florida. It's also Northwest Florida's most upscale vacation destination - and the fastest growing one with a multitude of high-rise condominiums, the Sandestin resort, golf courses, and some of the Panhandle's best restaurants and lively nightspots. Destin Florida’s Emerald Coast is known for its aquamarine water and white sandy beaches that stretch for miles along the panhandle’s Choctawhatchee Bay. Destin is perfectly located between Pensacola and Panama City. It is the favoured coastal destination in this area for both families who want some fun in the Florida sun and fans of feathered and flippered wildlife. 
In Destin, guests of Destin Vacation rentals by owner, beach condos and luxury homes can rent surfboards and try surfing.  Surfers should be good swimmers, as you are going to have to swim under difficult circumstances here. Try Destin surfing, you'll love it! Parasailing is popular with visitors to Destin. Or you can try kayaking in Destin.  Destin is one of the best places to fish on the emerald coast. The continental shelf is just offshore, unlike in some other fishing ports. Navarre Beach and Pensacola Beach vacation rentals are some of the other hot spots the vacationer can try out.
  • In this surf-side town, visitors can enjoy both the simple life of lazy days on the beach and sophisticated nights of fine dining, dancing and dazzling entertainment.
  • Unlike other beach towns that are totally stuck in the past, Destin combines the best of yesteryear with the latest in resort living.
  • High rises offer Destin beachfront vacation condo rentals with spectacular views and luxurious amenities.
  • Harbor Walk Village is a modern recreation and retail center that has unique boutiques, restaurants and bistros.
  • Also from this waterside spot, visitors can set out on a variety of aquatic adventures.
  • Rent a pontoon boat and float for a few hours while you enjoy a picnic lunch.
  • Set sail on the calm bay waters on a catamaran.
  • Be sure to bring along your camera when you board a glass bottom boat to observe the underwater action and to watch dolphins frolic in the waves.
  • Try a SUP - stand up paddle-board - and see the sights of Destin Harbor and nearby Crab Island.
  • Other enticing wet and somewhat wilder activities include snorkeling, riding a personal water craft and parasailing.
Fishing is a prime attraction in Destin and neighbouring communities such as Fort Walton Beach. Charter trips specializing in deep sea bottom fishing for red snapper, grouper and amberjack are an angler’s dream come true. For those who long for a battle on the high seas, trying to snag a large bull or mako shark and bring it on deck is the challenge of a lifetime. For golfers, the only problem is deciding which gorgeous course to play. Some are set in stunning nature preserves or along a bay. Among the favourites are Regatta Bay, Indian Bayou, Seascape and the Sandestin Resort’s Burnt Pine, a Rees Jones design that earns many accolades.
A great way to spend a day or evening is on a yacht. Three-hour dinner cruises on the bay aboard the SunQuest Solaris include a sumptuous meal of fresh gulf seafood (or prime beef), live entertainment and lots of room to dance to the music. A sunset or moonlit cruise would be perfect for honeymooners and any couple looking for a romantic evening.
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