Am I In the Middle of a Movie?

There is a little town east of the Destin area that we stayed at called Seaside. It seems like a movie set. Devoid of any garbage, it is a saccharin sweet version of many other seaside towns that you might find in Florida. As you walk around you see perfection, almost too much perfection. I didn’t see one person without perfectly coifed hair and brand name clothes. There weren’t even any ugly dogs.

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If you are familiar with the movie The Truman Show this town will seem familiar because it was filmed here. There are beautiful homes,

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and sand filled alleys with white picket fences and smiling faces with perfectly straight teeth,

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and the more I think about it it seemed too perfect. I thought it was really beautiful and amazing while I was there, but now it seems fake. I really felt like I was on a movie set.

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Seaside is worth visiting if you are in the area, but don’t stay long because if you do you might never escape.

One thought on “Am I In the Middle of a Movie?

  1. With all due respect, never heard of the Truman show. But the location seems nice. How on earth did you skip over TN?

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