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Fall in Love with the Gulf Coast with these 20 Instagram photos

Let’s face it, the Gulf Coast is a pretty spectacular place — from the quaint fishing towns of the Mississippi and Alabama coasts, to the historic settlements of West Florida, to the soft-as-sugar beaches of the national seashore or the crystal clear springs that induce you to get lost in nature. Whether you’re a native, vacationer, or virgin, these 20 incredible Instagram photos are sure to make you fall in love with the Gulf Coast all over again.


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Posted by The Pulse on Monday, October 12, 2015

1. Because this is the perfect therapy. #UpsideOfFlorida

Pensacola Bay, Florida

The perfect afternoon therapy. #thesunsetspot

A photo posted by JBF4 (@jbf4) on

2. Miles and miles of pristine soft sugar-white sands to leave your foot (or paw) prints in. #LongWalksOnTheBeach

Gulf Islands National Seashore, Mississippi

Crystal clear water at @dauphinisland today! ?? #GSP #GulfCoast @southmobiletourism A photo posted by Kendall Grace Whitten (@kgwhitten) on

3. Because this is our version of fast food. #MobileBay

Mobile Bay, Alabama

4. Come here for the stunning beaches, stay for the little slice of European urbanism #RosemaryBeach

Rosemary Beach, Florida

Beautiful day for a stroll @rosemary_beachfl #30A #southwalton A photo posted by 30A (@hey30a) on

5. Because this could be your new favorite spot to take a rainy day drive… #MagnoliaSprings

Tunnel of Trees, Magnolia Springs, Alabama

Rain is no reason for adventure to cease! @maleygibbons   A photo posted by John Mark Leach (@johnmleach) on

6. Once you take your first steps in our emerald green waters, you’ll be hooked for life #EmeraldCoast

Pensacola Beach, Florida

Most beautiful day of the year. #??? A photo posted by JBF4 (@jbf4) on


7. Because we’re home to some of the oldest and most culturally-diverse settlements in America #History

Dauphin Street, Mobile, Alabama

Second stop on our antiques road trip: Mobile, Alabama! ☀️ A photo posted by The Distillery (@thedistillerymarket) on

8. Our great cities will inspire you #Downtown

Downtown Mobile, Alabama

Mobile, AL   A photo posted by @randombackpacker on

9. We’ve been guiding explorers to our harbors for nearly 500 years #Lighthouse

Port St. Joe, Florida

A photo posted by Pam Higdon (@higdonpam) on

10. Because our driveways are a little more scenic. #ShrimpBoats

Boggy Bayou, Niceville, Florida

What a glorious morning!! #sundayfunday #shrimpboat #boggybayou #WilmaRee #bethankfuleverydayandtwiceonsundays   A photo posted by Willingham Seafood Company (@willinghamseafood) on

11. …or at least a little more unique. #America

Choctawhatchee Bay, Florida

‘Merica A photo posted by Megan Johnson (@megjo0217) on

12. Our wake-up calls are the best #CoffeeOnTheBeach

Destin, Florida

Coffee on the Beach with my ?   A photo posted by Michelle (@momlashesanddashes) on

13. Because sometimes older is better and we understand that. #BrickStreets

East Hill, Pensacola

Great weather for a morning walk with #charliethepharaoh #larua #pensacolafl #upsideofflorida #livinghistory A photo posted by Jamie Briggs (@jharoldbriggs) on

14. Because everyday can be a new adventure #SailAway

Gulf Shores, Alabama

Beach time! #sailing #sunfish #sunset #beach #alabama #gulfcoast #beachlife   A photo posted by Roland maertens (@dribblepus) on

15. Experiencing even nature’s smallest creations can make for big smiles #EconfinaSprings

Econfina Springs, Florida

Hey mister turtle turtle #LoveFL #roamflorida #purefl A photo posted by Ryan Alexander Winburn (@ryanwinburn) on

16. Our churches are testaments to the beauty of time #Palafox

Christ Church, Palafox Street, Pensacola, Florida

Starting to think we could dedicate a whole Instagram to the beautiful churches in the #UpsideofFlorida…   A photo posted by @thegoodcleanlivingteam on

17. Walk centuries back in time to a different world #FortPickens

Fort Pickens, Gulf Islands National Seashore, Pensacola Beach, Florida

18. Because you’ll be mesmerized by the views from homeplate #WahoosLife

Pensacola Blue Wahoos Stadium, Pensacola, Florida

We love Pensacola.   A photo posted by Pensacola Pedal Trolley (@pedaltrolley) on

19. Because anytime is a perfect time to #GetLost

Blackwater River, Florida

20. Because when your backyard has this view, what’s not to love? #BlueAngels

Pensacola Beach, Florida

HEYY HEYYYY HEYYYYYYY #fatalbert #blueangels #day3   A photo posted by JBF4 (@jbf4) on