Sanibel Island and Fort Myers: What to Do in March

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March is a beautiful time of year to visit Sanibel Island and Fort Myers. You can go to the beach in the morning, catch an afternoon baseball spring training game and still have time to catch a sunset and enjoy fresh seafood in the evening. Open your calendar app and highlight these March Southwest Florida […]

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Your Inside Tips to the Edison Ford Winter Estates

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Did you know that two of America’s greatest inventors and innovators, Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, both had winter estates in Fort Myers, Florida? These estates are now living museums open to the public. Step back in time as we provide you with the inside tips to enjoy all the Edison Ford Winter Estates have […]

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7 Romantic Activities for Couples on Sanibel Island and Fort Myers

Romantic Activities for Couples Sanibel Island Fort Myers

Are you seeking to bask in the glow of wedded bliss and enjoy your honeymoon? Or maybe you need a place to relax and re-connect with your partner? A visit to Sanibel Island and Fort Myers is just what the love doctor ordered. Pack your bags while we guide you on the seven romantic activities […]

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Sanibel Island Activities for September

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Did you know that summer stretches into October in Florida? If you’re not ready to say goodbye to summer yet, you can continue to enjoy warm sunshine, coastal breezes, white sand in your toes and summer waterfront restaurant deals on Sanibel Island. Take a stroll through the island with us as we plan your itinerary […]

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7 Items to Bring to the Beach

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It’s summer time on Sanibel Island, which is a great time to head to the beach and soak up the sun and enjoy the calm Gulf of Mexico. We’ve got the 7 items you need to help make that beach trip to Sanibel Island absolutely perfect. Umbrella The summer season on Sanibel Island calls for […]

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Where to Find Shells on Sanibel Island

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Are you trying to find out where to find shells on Sanibel Island?  You came to the right place. There is not a better place to go shelling than the Seashell Capital of the World. Sanibel Island is home to more than 250 species of shells. When you want to find out where to find […]

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6 Best Places to Take Pictures on Sanibel Island

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Are you looking for the best places to take beautiful pictures of sunsets, wildlife and tropical plants on Sanibel Island? There are so many amazing places with wonderful views that make you reach for that camera to capture your Sanibel Island memories. If you’re looking for the best views to take pictures during National Photograph […]

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Water Sports on Sanibel Island

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You’ve got the perfect vacation spot in Florida planned on serene and peaceful Sanibel Island. Now you’ve just got to decide the perfect water sport or sports for you to enjoy during your trip. We’ve got you covered with 5 popular water sports and how to enjoy them on beautiful Sanibel Island. Paddle boarding Paddle […]

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Planning the Perfect Family-Friendly Spring Break

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This year why not head to Florida’s southwest coast for tranquil beaches littered with beautiful shells instead of rowdy spring-breakers and beer cans? Sanibel Island has what your family is craving in a calmer environment that’s not spring break-crazed. Fun for the Kids Sanibel Island offers family boat rentals and tours, wildlife sightings and awesome […]

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Getting Involved As a Nature Volunteer in Southwest Florida


While many travel to Southwest Florida to enjoy time in the sun and relax, there’s also an opportunity to perform random acts of kindness to ensure the area stays beautiful for all to enjoy. Volunteering may have additional benefits like meeting other like-minded visitors and learning something new. The “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society Friends of […]

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