It’s that time of the year again, and you are planning the annual girls’ trip. You may know you want to sip strawberry daiquiris on the beach, but the question is where? Let’s explore four beaches that are ideal for the perfect girls’ trip.
Key Largo, Florida Keys
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Venture down to Key Largo and enjoy one of many of their beaches. Sunbathe on Far Beach or sit under the shade of a coconut palm tree while you and the girls catch up. Stay at one of the many white sand beach resorts and go kayaking. Don’t forget about the nightlife.
Head on down to the world-famous Caribbean Club where the music is always pumping. Enjoy live music while you get your groove on or just mingle. Raved as the perfect dockside seafood restaurant, stop by The Buzzards Roost. Locals say they have the best key lime pie in the Keys.
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Journey down to the panhandle and bask in the sun in Destin. Spend the day on the beach watching the waves as the clear emerald water crash into the white sandy beach. Get some much-needed girl-time while you enjoy the beautiful ocean view at Beach Walk Cafe. If you want to get closer to the water, the staff will set you up a table directly on the beach.
Can’t forget about shopping, which is one of the most popular activities in Destin. Go outdoor shopping at Destin Commons. Be sure to stop at Charming Charlie where you can pick up the latest trends in jewelry, sandals, and purses.
Stay at one of the many hotels in the heart of the action. Click here to find the perfect hotel for your girls’ trip.
Sanibel Island, Florida
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If you have had an exhausting year, you and your friends might be looking for a place to relax and catch up. Sanibel Island is the perfect spot. Spend a relaxing day at Bowman Beach sailing along the beautiful coastline, or visit Darling National Wildlife Refuge and go kayaking along the mangrove-lined trails.
Sanibel might be a small island, but the nightlife scene is far from lacking. Get your groove on to live music at one of the many bars. Take a dining cruise or catch a show at Island Cinema. And, there are hotels in the area so safety can be one less concern. Click here to book a hotel in Sanibel Island.
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
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If you and the girls want non-stop adventure, then head on over to Wrightsville Beach. Ride the world-class waves or go scuba diving in one of the 200 sunken wrecks along the coast. Spend a fun day shopping at the chic beach boutiques or shop for souvenirs at one of the local surf shops.
Be sure to visit King Neptune pirate lounge and sample one of over 19 premium rums from around the world. For a place to stay, check out one of the many hotels in the area.
With so many choices, you just have to pick the beach that has the right ambiance for your girls’ trip.