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If shopping's your passion, Mobile Bay's the place for you! Shopping opportunities abound citywide. There are two regional shopping malls in the midtown area, specialty shops sprinkled throughout the city, sprawling antique malls, mom-and-pop establishments, and trendy, upscale boutiques. Knowledgeable bargain hunters make the short drive to Foley to check out one of the nation's leading outlet malls, where shoppers can spend the entire day snapping up bargains.

Fort Condé Welcome Center has all the information on things to see and do in Mobile. The Fort Condé volunteers have a wealth of knowledge and are more than happy to assist you in planning your Mobile Bay visit. Visit the Gift Shop, where you find great Mobile Bay souvenirs, assortment of jewelry, children's items and books. Open seven days a week, except Thanksgiving, Christmas and Mardi Gras Day.

Mobile Bay is recognized worldwide for having many unique attractions.  Plan your visit and celebrate the relaxed rhythm of the coastal lifestyle found only in Mobile Bay. Visit www.mobilebay.org to find out more about the exciting things to do and see on your Mobile, Alabama vacation, including the Bellingrath Gardens and Bayfest.

The Oakleigh Historic Complex, where costumed guides lead you through an intimate experience of 19th-century Gulf Coast living through three aspects of culture: society, servant and middle-class. Visit the Oakleigh Mansion c. 1833, the Cox-Deasy Cottage Museum c. 1850, and the Cook's House c. 1850. Open daily, year-round from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Last tour begins at 3 p.m. Admission charged. Host of Annual Spring Historic Mobile Homes Tour (March 14-15, 2008 & March 20-21, 2009.) Visit www.historicmobile.org for more details.

Experience 65 acres of year-round floral splendor at Bellingrath Gardens. Tour the Bellingrath home and relax aboard the Southern Belle River Cruise. Magic Christmas in Lights during December will showcase over 3 million lights & 605 animated displays. Gift shop & cafe. Open daily 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Closed December 25.