John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 18) On October 7, 2023, members of the U.S. Army Ranger Association gathered at the Flora-Bama to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Battle of Mogadishu. The event's name, the MOG Mile, refers to the length of the route used by Rangers during "Black Hawk Down" and participants run/walk 1 mile on the beach to honor those that fought in the incident. Here are some highlights from the event:
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 17) Join John and Susan at The Wharf Boat & Yacht Show at The Wharf in Orange Beach, Alabama. Check out some of the awesome boats on display and finish up with a great lunch at Villaggio Grille.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 16) John & Susan Andrews take you along to celebrate the 50th anniversary of RE/MAX at the RE/MAX 2023 International Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. They networked and learned about new technology and advancements coming soon. Susan even tried her luck at the slots!
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 15) Join John and Susan for Mardi Gras 2023 in Gulf Shores. Here is a glimpse of their day and the Gulf Shores Parade!
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 14) There is a new concept in real estate investment properties - coastal cottages. John and Susan speak with fellow RE/MAX of Gulf Shores agent, Stephen Harrison, about these new developments and the properties available now. The cottages, free standing single family homes, are Gold Fortified and have outstanding finishes inside and out. All the neighborhoods have beach access and resort style amenities. Come along and take a look at Lost Dunes, Sandpiper, and Pelican Place Cottages in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Learn more about these exciting new investment opportunities and their outstanding rental potential! Then contact us if you would like more information.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 13) John and Susan Andrews take their family on a sunset dolphin cruise. Learn all about the dolphins of Back Bay on a Dolphin Tales cruise out of Zeke's Marina in Orange Beach, Alabama.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 12) Join John and Susan for an afternoon of fun at the The Wharf in Orange Beach. Take in the incredible views from one of the tallest Ferris wheels in the southeast and have some ice cream from one of The Wharf's many great eateries. There is a lot to see and do!
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 11) On this episode, John and Susan Andrews take you to the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Learn about the heroic evacuation of the zoo before Hurricane Ivan in 2004 and the celebrity that followed with the TV series The Little Zoo That Could. The zoo is a fabulous spot for visitors looking for something to do while at the beach. After viewing all the gorgeous animals, you can visit the petting zoo or have a private one-on-one encounter with a kangaroo, sloth or lemur on an Animal Adventure, zipline over the park, ride the carousel, or finish off your visit with a delicious lunch at the Safari Club.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 10) Come along with John and Susan to Ballyhoo! Taking place on the banks of Lake Shelby at Gulf State Park in Gulf Shores, this fine art and cultural exchange festival features art from regional artists, demonstrations by the Poarch Creek Indians, local seafood, and fabulous music. Enjoy a lovely spring day on Alabama's gulf coast at Ballyhoo.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 9) Did you know there is a tunnel in Foley? Learn about the tunnel and some other little known secrets of Foley, Alabama from John and Susan. Tour Foley's lovely downtown parks, Heritage Park and John B. Foley Park. Then check out Downtown OWA with its numerous shops and restaurants when we head to El Diablo Taqueria & Cantina for lunch!
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 8) Come explore historical Fairhope, Alabama with John and Susan Andrews. Take in all Fairhope has to offer from the fabulous shops and restaurants to the beautiful Mobile Bay and its natural phenomenon, the jubilee.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 7) On this episode, John and Susan visit the Coastal Art Center of Orange Beach, the premier location on the gulf coast for all things art from live demonstrations to classes for all ages. The center is home to a glass blowing and a clay studio along with a spectacular art gallery that overlooks Wolf Bay making it the perfect place for special events and weddings. Not to mention, the gift shop stocked with handmade items by local artist. Check out it out here and then be sure to stop by the Coastal Art Center when you are in town.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 6) Take a trip down Fort Morgan Road with your personal tour guides John and Susan Andrews. Learn the history of The Battle of Mobile Bay, the largest naval battle of the Civil War, and get a glimpse of the new developments coming to the area.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 5) Enjoy a sunset cruise with John and Susan Andrews aboard Anonyme II, a Duffy Electric Boat. USCG Captain DD Russo takes them along Orange Beach's canals, back bays, and coves in quiet luxury! To check out Anonyme Cruises visit Home | Anonyme Cruises | Orange Beach, FL
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 4) Join John and Susan Andrews on a flyover of Alabama's beautiful gulf coast. Enjoy the scenic views from Alabama Pass to Fort Morgan from the sky.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 3) John and Susan sit down with Zetty Bauer for an informative conversation about Share the Beach. Started in 2005, Share the Beach volunteers are dedicated to protecting the endangered sea turtles that nest along Alabama's gulf coast every year from May through August during nesting season. Enjoy learning interesting facts about sea turtles and what you can do to help protect them!
John & Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 2) In this episode, John and Susan Andrews take you on a tour of Magnolia Springs, Alabama, a charming town nestled along the Magnolia River in South Baldwin county. Go along for a drive down the majestic oak canopied streets and for a cruise along the winding river to see the lovely homesites where the mail is still delivered by boat.
John and Susan Tour the Towns (Episode 1) - John and Susan Andrews take you on a tour of their community, The Peninsula, to show the improvements and progress being made since Hurricane Sally. The Peninsula Lifestyle is soon to be fully restored!