"'Redneck Riviera' No More, South Walton Now Draws Celebs" by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS via NYT http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2015/07/03/us/ap-us-travel-nashville-south.html
Keep things casual with a quick stop at Summer Kitchen Café for fresh, healthy fare; or experience modern, creative cuisine at The Pearl’s Havana Beach Bar & Grill, an award-winning restaurant with breathtaking views. Pick up a sweet treat at the Sugar Shak or splurge on a glass of drinkable chocolate at La Crema.
Spend a day shopping through Rosemary Beach, which offers everything from handpicked books at The Hidden Lantern to luxurious bath and body products at Pish Posh Patchouli’s. Find your perfect beach outfit at one of many clothing boutiques or pick up an adorable accessory at one of Rosemary Beach’s children’s stores. This beach neighborhood even has a shop dedicated to selling shoes — making Rosemary Beach a perfect destination from head to toe.
“The resort community of Rosemary Beach has long set the standard for chic sophistication along the Florida Panhandle... This traditional neighborhood development reflects master-planning principles of New Urbanism.” – Rebecca McCormick, The Sentinel-Record