Entries by Monica Cavazos

Countdown to The Hangout Music Fest

Gulf Shores, Alabama, is the hub for upcoming musicians, contemporary artists, and spring breakers of all ages. For this reason, there are several fairs and festivals for you to experience. At Anchor Vacations, our team particularly enjoys the nearby music festival, The Hangout Music Fest. Dozens of our vacation rentals are within walking distance of […]

The Annual Christmas Parade & Holiday Celebration

Ready or not, here comes Christmas! Everyone in Gulf Shores is gearing up for yet another eventful holiday season. Businesses are decorating their stores with twinkling lights, families are putting up their trees, and the staff here at Anchor Vacations eagerly awaits the arrival of our out-of-town guests. Trust us when we say, Gulf Shores […]

Halloween Activities near Me

Halloween has evolved from a single-day celebration to a month of festive activities. It seems as if every year there are new, exciting things to do in Gulf Shores for you and your family to enjoy. When traveling in a new city, it may seem overwhelming when tasked to pick out activities for your whole […]

Fun Family Activities in Gulf Shores

Deciding on the best state for a family vacation can be difficult. All families are different and have different ideas of fun. So, stop searching for “family fun near me,” and head down south! Your children can choose from several things to do in Gulf Shores, such as Alligator Alley, Mermaid Cruise, and The Wharf, […]

Seven Stops for Gulf Shores’ Nightlife

When the sun goes down, Gulf Shores turns up! Whether you’re looking to dance, sing, play games or just catch up with your friends, there’s an option for everyone. You’ll find plenty of local entertainment during your stay at Anchor Vacations. To start, check out some of our favorite spots to grab a drink, or […]

Gulf Shores Snorkeling

Although Alabama’s limited coastal region compared to other states on the Gulf of Mexico, snorkelers from across the globe flock to the Alabama Gulf Coast for beautiful public beaches exciting snorkel spots. See the Gulf Shores water yourself with one of the full-service dive shops located near our Anchor Vacations rentals. Want to go snorkeling, […]

Summer Splash in Alabama

If like most people you love the ocean, whether it’s swimming, snorkeling, surfing or Parasailing, you’re in luck because Anchor Vacations is located amongst some of the best beaches on the Gulf Coast. The sun and salt water are great to help free the mind from your daily routine. Not to mention the relaxing sounds of […]

Red, White, and Blue in Gulf Shores AL

In Gulf Shores AL we are always looking for reasons to throw a party. From shrimp and seafood celebrations to music and football festivals, we were born to celebrate! Book your Anchor Vacation rental and join us for thrilling patriotic holidays. Whether it’s to kick off summer in style during Memorial Day weekend, or with […]

Spring into Festival Season in Orange Beach, AL

Festivals are a year-round essential that you won’t want to miss around Orange Beach, AL! You’ll discover fun for the whole family, from inflatable play areas, music, face painting, and so many more activities. For that reason, you won’t want to miss “Festival Season” on the Gulf Coast. Gather your crew, and pack your bags […]

Meet our Alabama Gulf Coast Wildlife

Gulf Shores attracts both wildlife lovers and beach bums throughout the year, from visiting the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo to sunbathing on white sandy beaches, and more you’ll find plenty of exciting things to do in Gulf Shores. With its warm light blue waters, and Anchor Vacations‘ beautiful rentals offer a distinct ocean-side escape you […]