The Flora-Bama Lounge and Oyster Bar of Perdido Key Defies Definition

By Brooke Morton “You never know what you’re walking into,” says Candice Blake. The Flora-Bama Lounge marketing director is referring to the 1964-built joint outside Pensacola that was once just a roadhouse and package store. Now it’s a compound that would demand too many hyphens to explain —…

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Visit Perdido Key for What's There - and What's Not

By Amy Minchin For some travelers, a vacation destination is as much about what isn’t there as what is. Amy and Fields Greer of Birmingham, Ala., have visited Perdido Key, the Sunshine state’s westernmost barrier island near Pensacola, for the last five years. Amy Greer says the laid-back…

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What to Do in Perdido Key for Families

By Jill Martin I’ve got a secret to share with you: It's Perdido Key. This is a relatively unknown Florida beach destination that’s right between Pensacola and Alabama. For families looking for what to do in Perdido Key, they will find plenty. Here are a few quick facts about Perdido Key to tempt…

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