Mississippi Gulf Coast: A showcase for Southern charm and outdoor family fun

Photo: Jenni Veal Memories from a trip to the Mississippi Gulf Coast linger long after you return home. The Gulf Coast region is a showcase for Southern hospitality, coastal culinary delights, and family-friendly outdoor fun. It is worth noting that this region of Mississippi – located about an hour from New Orleans - was decimated by Hurricane Katrina in August 2005. Flooding and storms destroyed businesses, homes, historic buildings and the coast’s former way of life. However, the Mississippi Gulf Coast is rising above and beyond the destruction [...]