View of the Day: Nice, France

“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” – Albert Camus     For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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Building the Hawaiian Dream House: Seeing Out

Sally Ride, who flew two space missions, once said in an interview, “But when I wasn’t working, I was usually at a window looking down at Earth.” In my last post, I wondered how our pasture would look from inside the house, once the windows had been set into the frame. It looks like this: Down the line, once the […]

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Hang 10: July 29

Happy Friday! If your week has been as busy as ours, you haven’t had time to keep up with everything happening around the web. The good news is, you don’t have to! Read our round-up of our favorite finds from the week and spend your weekend relaxing, not trying to play catch-up. Everyone needs to try this unbelievably delicious watermelon champagne. New drink […]

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View of the Day: Nags Head, North Carolina

“We love the things we love for what they are.” – Robert Frost     For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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View of the Day: Capitola, California

“It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.” – André Gide     For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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7 Reasons Virginia Beach Should Be Your Next Summer Vacation

If you’re dreaming of a beach vacation this summer, Virginia Beach should be at the top of your list. From three — yes, three! — beach areas (that add up to more than 35 miles of coastline) to farm-fresh cuisine and exquisite local art, the summer scene at this historic East Coast escape is heating up, fast. And here are […]

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The Best of Boho Beach Style

Bohemian beach style is stronger than ever right now. These laid-back, free spirit finds are just what you need the next time you’re packing for an island getaway. Tell us in the comments below–what would you pair with these pieces?     Suit: We’re obsessed with this crocheted bikini–the sporty cut balances out the feminine design. She Made Me High-Neck Crochet […]

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View of the Day: Saint Simons Island, Georgia

“You want to be original, you want to be yourself, and whether that’s accepted or not accepted, that’s not as important as being you.” –Tyler Hubbard     For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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View of the Day: Providencia Island, Colombia

“Nurture your mind with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.” — Benjamin Disraeli     For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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View of the Day: Coatue Beach, Massachusetts

“The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.” – Ashley Montagu     For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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