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Destin Florida is actually located in Okaloosa County but as a principal city of the Fort Walton Beach, Crestview, Destin and Florida Metropolitan area. Located on the Gulf of Mexico, Destin is known for white sandy beaches and beautiful emerald green waters. It originated as a small fishing village but is now a popular tourist destination. Over 80% of the areas 4.5 million visitors each year visit Destin. A claims to have the largest fishing vessel fleet in the state of Florida and touts the name “the World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”.
The city itself sits on a peninsula separating the Gulf of Mexico from Choctawhatchee Bay. Over the years, sea level changes have gradually connected this peninsula or barrier island to the mainland but in the 1940s it became an island again with the West Bay Canal.
Destin is home to world-class resorts, rentals and has some of the best shopping and dining anywhere in the area. There are several public beaches and state parks plus many of the resorts and hotels sit right on the beach with private access to your own personal beachfront vacation.
This truly is a the water sportsman’s paradise with diving, snorkeling, boating, fishing as well as some land loving sports such as golf and tennis. The 100,000 curve is closer to Destin than any other spot in Florida, which provides the fastest deepwater access on the Gulf of Mexico.
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