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Summertime Snorkeling Tours

Are you looking for a Snorkeling Adventure in Destin? Our Snorkeling Tour offers fun in the sun for the entire family. Summertime is here and the water is nice and warm. Destin is our tropical Paradise on The Emerald Coast. The Gulf of Mexico is clear with the prettiest shades of blue and emerald. It is easy to spot our aquatic life these conditions. Now is the perfect time to book your snorkeling adventure with...

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The Best Dolphin Tour In Destin Florida

Taking a Dolphin Tour in Destin Florida is a great family activity and I am happy to share our experience with you. Our adventure on the best sailing charter in Destin Florida began on the Harborwalk Marina. Captain Pam greeted us warmly and we all climbed aboard Smile N Wave’s catamaran. The size of the sailboat is not apparent in pictures, this thing is huge with plenty of room for a group of six....

Spring Break Snorkeling Tours

Spring Break is almost here! In beautiful and sunny Destin Florida, we are gearing up for a busy season. This means it is time for tourists and vacationers to visit our area to find some much-needed rest, relaxation and fun. Smile N Wave Sailing Adventures has the best snorkeling tours in Destin. During early Spring and Summer, the weather is perfect. Our Emerald waters and soft white sand make this one of the most...

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Snorkeling Adventures In Destin Florida

Smile N Wave Sailing Adventures loves to entertain your family and friends aboard our sailing catamaran. The Gulf waters of the Emerald Coast is the perfect place to view amazing sea life and interesting creatures in their natural habitat. If you have never snorkeled the waters of Destin Florida, you are missing out on a truly awesome experience. Snorkeling aboard our sailboat will be a memorable time at sea. Join Us For A Snorkeling...

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Sail With Smile N Wave

Sail with Smile N Wave in beautiful Destin Florida and experience paradise like never before. Summertime has been an exciting time here on the Emerald Coast. As people from all over the world arrive, they are looking for an adventure. A sailing charter gives you a gorgeous view of our area that you will miss if you stay on the shore. During your sailing adventure, you will have the chance to view our coastal...

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Destin Summer 2017 – Dolphin Cruises Aboard Our Catamaran

If you’re planning a Dolphin Cruise this summer, we’ve got what you want. Dolphin Cruises aboard our catamaran offer intimate and up-close encounters with Bottlenose Dolphins that you simply won’t get aboard a big party boat. Let us navigate you through great memories and great experiences on the waters of Destin, Florida. Sailing In Destin Florida The design of a sailing catamaran is uniquely suited for rich, natural, and connected experiences. We truly believe that touring the waters of...

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This Is Why You Should Book A Sailing Charter For Your 2017 Spring Break

What makes Destin so gorgeous? In this blog, we will discuss what makes Destin so unique and some of the natural landscape you will be sure to enjoy while vacationing in Destin. The Emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico are the clearest at this time of year. Now is the perfect time to book your sailing charter in Destin Florida. Starting in Spring and ending in Fall, the waters remain a beautiful mixture...

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A Sailboat Tour For Lovers In Paradise

“Lovers in Paradise” isn’t just an idea for a Hollywood movie or romance novel. It’s the life for lovers here on the white sands and emerald waters of Destin, Florida. Come along for a tour on our sailing catamaran for a taste of life and love on the Emerald Coast. The weather is superb with cool mornings and sunny, warm afternoons, gorgeous sunsets and of course, beautiful moonlit views over the Gulf of Mexico. You...

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Book Your Sailing Charters For Spring Break Now

Between the Harborwalk Village shopping and good eats to partying on Crab Island, there is diversity for all to enjoy. One of the highlights of the area, of course, is the beautiful beaches and water. Sailing is one of the best ways to relax, experience the Gulf of Mexico, and take in all the beauty of our surroundings, and Captain Pam hosts exceptional sailing tours on the Gulf of Mexico. Smile N Wave Sailing Adventures...

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Dolphin Cruises In Destin Florida

The Emerald Coast of Florida is a beautiful space. Some people visualize vacationing and even moving to Florida. While they envision our environment they can see emerald or blue water, palm trees, gorgeous beaches, boats, and dolphins. However, nothing can compare to seeing it for yourself. One of the best things about sailing the waters around Destin is the opportunity to observe the marine life in its own habitat. The majestic site of these amazing...

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Happy Thanksgiving Destin Florida

It is the start of the holiday season and we are still sailing! We are thankful every day for the beautiful scenery that surrounds us. This Thanksgiving we want to take the time to say a special thank you to all of our customers, near and far away who book sailing charters with us. We love sailing on our catamaran and we are thrilled to put a smile on your face when you join...

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Dolphin Tours In Destin

Sailing the beautiful open waters of the Emerald Coast of Destin which includes the Gulf of Mexico and Choctawhatchee Bay is an experience like no other. No matter what time of year, the waters are majestic. We have many aquatic wonders in our area. Sea turtles, dolphins, beautiful fish and of course the various types of birds. We offer dolphin tours that will put you face to face with some of these amazing creatures. Dolphins...

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Sea Turtle Migration

If you live in Florida, chances are you have seen a sea turtle at some point. Did you know that we have five different species of Sea Turtles that inhabit our waters during certain months of the year? Two types of nesting turtles we have here are the loggerhead which is the most common. We also have the less common leatherback. There may be as many as 50, ooo sea turtles at a time...

Moonlight Romance

Have you ever sat under a star-filled, moonlit sky with a breeze on your face watching the ocean waves lap onto the shore? If so, then you know how serene these moments can be. If not, you are truly missing out on a peaceful and energizing experience. Now imagine you are on a sailboat in the middle of the Gulf of Mexico, with the moon glistening off the water as you take in all...

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Wedding At Sea

This could be the most romantic thing you have ever done! Have you envisioned a wedding unlike anyone else’s? Have you ever thought about getting married at sea? Nuptials being spoken on the beautiful open waters of Destin, Florida is a dream come true. A Wedding To Remember Beach weddings are growing in popularity yet how many people actually leave the shore to say their “I dos” in a boat? Just imagine the breeze...

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October Romance

October brings great weather for Romantic Sailing Tours. It does not get any more romantic than our Sunset Tour in the Destin Fall weather. Come out to sail in comfort and romance with a gentle breeze and easy Fall temperatures. It is the perfect time to get close to your special someone and create the most beautiful and breathtaking memories to cherish for years to come. Romance In Destin If you have come to...

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The History Of Sailing In Destin Part Two

While researching for our blog, we had the pleasure of meeting and speaking with several interesting people. We journeyed into Destin and met Mr. David A Krebs the owner of Ariel Seafood who generously shared information about his family’s history, the first family to invest in a commercial venture of Sailing In Destin. We also spoke with Kathy Blue, the director of Destin History and Fishing Museum.     Whether you are a local...

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The History of Sailing in Destin Part One

Before we understand the history of Sailing In Destin, we should with some general history of the area. The history of Destin goes back as early as the seventh century A.D.  It was during this time that American Indians first populated the area. Afterwards, in 1538, Spanish explorers examined the expanse. Finally, in 1693, the first map was developed of the East Pass and its shores by Don Francisco Tapia. Destin’s immediate history dates back to 1845...

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