30A Beach Blog

Italian food is the best food! And Scenic Highway 30A is home to an amazing Italian restaurant that is a must-try when you’re in town. Located in laidback Grayton Beach, Borago is a classic Italian restaurant that offers delicious and traditional fare that transports your...Read more
Toes in the sand, nose in a book. That’s our idea of a perfect vacation! South Walton offers tons of activities for beach vacationers. Swimming, snorkeling, paddleboarding, kayaking, fishing, biking, and going on nature walks are just a few of the outdoorsy things you can...Read more
You scream, I scream, we all scream for 30A ice cream! Scenic Highway 30A might be known for its pristine sandy beaches and jeweled waves that glisten in the sun, but it is also home to some great ice cream spots. No matter where you’re...Read more
What’s the best way to get around during a beach vacation? If you said golf cart, then you’d be correct! Not only are golf carts open on all sides, allowing you to feel the coastal breezes, they’re also way easier to park than a car...Read more
A paint company for artists, made by artists. This is the tagline of 30A Artist Justin Gaffrey’s new business, appropriately named Gaffrey Art Material. Justin Gaffrey is a self-taught artist, and well known in the 30A community. His portfolio depicts vibrant seascapes and coastal landscapes,...Read more
When on vacation, you expect to eat quality meals. And when on a beach vacation, those meals most certainly should include only the freshest seafood you can get. Leave the days-old frozen fish and gas station sushi at home! Fortunately, the local restaurants along the...Read more
30A is known for its stunning award-winning crystalline white shoreline and dazzling jewel-toned waters of the glowing Gulf. Generations of guests have enjoyed idyllic family vacations and beach reunions with friends in this precious piece of paradise. However, you need to know about a natural...Read more
The Red Bar in Grayton Beach is back and open for business! After a devastating fire in February 2019 , in which the restaurant was completely destroyed, heroic efforts were made to restore the beloved restaurant. The new Red Bar launched on July 15, 2020,...Read more
Named one of USA Today’s top 10 juice bars in 2014, Raw & Juicy is a delicious juice bar that has become a staple to the 30A community. Raw & Juicy originally started out on Airstream Row in Seaside, gaining a devoted base of customers...Read more
Pablo Picasso couldn’t have been more accurate when he said, “The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.” Art is a form of creative expression that eases the mind and soothes the spirit – both for the artist and...Read more

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