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Pensacola and where to next?....looking for suggestions

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Pensacola and where to next?....looking for suggestions

Coming down May 2014 week before Memorial Day. Sunday to Sunday..maybe Monday. Pensacola Bch looks like where we will spend our first few days...works as flights to PNS are good for us. Want to stay gulf front..hotel or rental..nothing fancy...would like to be able to walk to some beach bars. Any suggestions on rentals near ...walking distance ? hotels are easier to figure out.

From there we would like to see more of the coast....can fly out of anyplace...would love to see Appalacacola and st George island but think they are a bit too remote for staying in. Was thinking of PCB but worry it's too busy or Mexico Bch but that might be to slow....limited eating drinking etc. Any suggestions? Is there a less busy section on PCB that is still within walking distance to some beCh bars...not clubs but not so busy..not total high rises?

Also...Are we being too ambitious trying to get to St G and App when starting out in Pensacola? Sorry for bad typing...just had hand surgery.

I should add..2 40 something adults ..no kids...we love Ft Myers beach...Siesta key...As examples of what we like

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1. Re: Pensacola and where to next?....looking for suggestions

While in Pensacola, don't skip our Downtown. The beach is beautiful, but it is the Downtown that truly makes us a unique destination. St. George isn't out of the question. Definitely see as much of the gulf Coast as possible.

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2. Re: Pensacola and where to next?....looking for suggestions

Pensacola Beach will be very busy around Memorial Day. You might look at the smaller beach communities east of Destin along route 30A like Seaside, Rosemary Beach, etc., (walkable areas) and closer to St George Island.

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3. Re: Pensacola and where to next?....looking for suggestions

Thanks....realize Pensacola might be busy...that is ok...we travel FL at this time yearly...I do not think my hubby will like the more planned community atmosphere of Seaside and Rosemary Beach....we tend to like the funky beach towns..those also sound like they would be busy with families..any comments on Mexico Beach?

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