Only about 30 minutes away from Pensacola Beach, Gulf Shores is a fun change of scenery. After some shopping at the huge outlet mall in Foley, Alabama, we headed 10 miles south to Gulf Shores. Upon a recommendation we hit up the Pink Pony Pub on the beach for dinner and some drinks:
They have a back deck overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. We took the waitperson’s recommendation and ordered up some Nachos, one of their specialties. Very good, and VERY large. Come hungry!
The beaches here are similar to Pensacola Beach: wide, flat, and powdery-white sand:
Here’s something that I’m not used to seeing on Pensacola Beach though, an oil rig off the coast. Click to enlarge:
Wrapping up our day in Alabama with another great sunset shot:
Here’s some information about the Pink Pony:
137 East Gulf Place
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
www.pinkponypub.net – They have a menu online. Check it out!