Destin Florida, known as “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”, is a city located in Okaloosa County, Florida. Destin is most notable for its white beaches and emerald waters. The city of Destin is located on a peninsula separating the Gulf of Mexico from Choctawhatchee Bay. The peninsula was originally an island. Hurricanes and sea level changes gradually connected the island to the mainland. Destin is also home to amazing real estate. Paradise awaits.