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January beach vacation in Alabama???

Old Sep 11th, 2006, 10:50 AM
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January beach vacation in Alabama???

I have never been to Alabama. My daughter and I want to spend some time near a beach the first week January. We have researched San Diego and South Padre Island. She saw an ad about Alabama and wondered would it be a do-able thing that time of year? We like quieter areas and are open to any ideas. We love lots of walking.

Thanks ahead of time,
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Old Sep 11th, 2006, 10:59 AM
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It will be chilly that time of year.
Even some parts of Florida are chilly.
South Florida or somewhere in the Carribbean would be good options.
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Old Sep 11th, 2006, 11:00 AM
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You can walk the beach, but it won't be lying-out-on-a-beach-towel kind of weather. If you are looking for warmth, head to FL and the further south the better (preferably Sarasota and further south.)
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Old Sep 11th, 2006, 05:27 PM
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They're right! Lots of 'snowbirds' come down to Gulf Shores in Winter, but it's cold water and sometimes cold weather - no snow, just too cold to enjoy the beach much.
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Old Sep 12th, 2006, 06:09 AM
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Thanks everyone. I had a feeling that you'd all say go south or souther, lol.

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