Panama City has some of the most beautiful beaches in the US. Known for their beautiful white sand, many of these beaches rank in top ten lists year after year. The city is located in Florida on the Gulf of Mexico. It has long been a popular vacation destination and extremely prevalent with college and high school kids looking for the quintessential “Spring Break” experience, luckily they usually only infiltrate the area during the months of March and April. The rest of the year Panama City Beach is a perfect destination for young couples and the family as well.
The beaches of Panama City Beach are sugar white. They are not actually made of sand but of quartz crystal. Over time the crystals have been broken down, bleached and polished and have deposited along the shoreline. This natural process has created these perfectly pristine white “sand” beaches. They can also be enjoyed practically year round as the average temperature for the area is 78 degrees and the water temperature average is 72 degrees. There are 37 parks located around the city that offer a variety of activities from swimming and boating, and also trail for biking and hiking. There area is teeming with places to golf and play tennis. For those that want to it’s easy to charter a boat from the harbor to go out deep sea fishing.
Panama City Beach has so much else to offer the vacationer too. There are plenty of places to shop and restaurants to dine in. There are also an abundance of cafes and coffee shops. If you are vacationing with the family there is tons to do as well with amusement parks along the beachside that offer arcades and miniature golf. This is also a great place to grab a quick bite as there are abundant cafes and restaurants here too. If you are visiting in October don’t miss out on the annual Indian Summer Festival. It lasts for three days at Frank brown Park and offers music and art as well as a seafood festival with the freshest local seafood.
No matter when you plan on visiting, spring, summer, fall or winter, this ideal destination for travel has something for everyone. Island Trader Vacations reviews top destinations and tips to help you be inspired to travel. Enjoy your life and take time to relax and explore when you travel with Island Trader Vacations reviews.