The Beach Princess: Enjoying Marriott’s Grand Hotel in Point Clear, Alabama

Updated for 2018!

Marriott’s Grand Hotel in Point Clear Alabama is a local landmark. 

Located about a 6 minute drive Fairhope, Alabama, this property is one of the most beautiful resorts in the state of Alabama, perhaps even the south. [Read more…]

2015 Beach Princess: Livin’ the Beach Vacation Life

Amanda Major Beach PrincessMarch 1, 2015

I’m frequently asked where we vacation when we’re not at Walt Disney World. It’s hard to believe, but not everybody that writes often about Disney topics lives a short drive from the Magic Kingdom. Sometimes I wish!

But there are days where I’m glad we are a long and arduous eight hour drive away from Orlando, because we live just 15 minutes from the Gulf of Mexico, where thousands of people drive every year to go on vacation. We live in Foley, Alabama, just a hop and skip from the towns of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. [Read more…]