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The Best Florida Christmas Events To Visit in 2019

You won’t find snowmen or below-zero temperatures in the Sunshine State, but there are still plenty of holiday activities to get you in the festive mood among the 70-degree winter weather and sunny beach days. From ice-skating to enchanted forests to dazzling light displays, Florida has an abundance of family-friendly winter wonderland-like venues that will put even…

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10 Reasons to Visit Fort Myers and Sanibel, Florida

For full blog visit: https://www.nationalgeographic.com/travel/destinations/north-america/united-states/florida/ten-reasons-visit-fort-myers-sanibel-island-florida-beach-trip/#close Trouble in paradise: I’m at the tollbooth on the causeway that crosses to Sanibel Island from Fort Myers, Florida. There’s a six-dollar charge, and they don’t take credit cards. After fumbling through pockets, purse, and beach bag, I come up with only four crumpled one-dollar bills. But the tan booth attendant offers…

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FISHING IN THE FORT MYERS AREA

Florida is a hotspot for fishing, and no wonder! Along with saltwater fishing in the warm Gulf waters, it also offers canals, rivers, lakes and excellent backwater fishing. For the uninitiated, backwater fishing refers to fishing in the network of tidal creeks, bays and mangroves that this coast is riddled with. West Coast fishing calls…

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WHY THE BEACHES OF FT. MYERS & SANIBEL ARE A NATURE-LOVER’S PARADISE

Living in California, we often get the question "Why vacation in Florida? You live by the beach!", and our response is always  "It's just different!" And really, it is. One of the main reasons: Nature. There's no pollution, no high-rises, no congested roads… it's pure, it's unspoiled, and it's absolutely beautiful. Fort Myers and Sanibel is a nature-lover's…

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