Florida Gulf Coast Holidays

Dominated by sugary-fine sandy beaches, gently rolling dunes, and calm azure waters, the Gulf Coast is Dream Vacation USA. Small towns with old-fashioned Southern hospitality punctuate the endless miles of coastline, offering much for visitors to do. Spend some time in Sarasota and its offshore islands, including Siesta and Lido Keys (both famous ... Read more
for their excellent sandy beaches.) Explore the magnificent natural parks at Naples, where you can see dolphins and pelicans, or get out on the water for wind-sailing and jet-skiing (ongoing year-round.) You can also tee off at one of Naples' more than 80 championship golf courses, if that's more your pace. Stroll the historic district of Apalachicola, wander the perfect, planned streets of Grayton Beach, or marvel the endless miles of canals in Cape Coral - whatever you do, you're sure to get your sun, sand, and surf fix in the South Central Gulf Coast.
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Winter is when most visitors flock to this warm part of the United States, delightedly escaping the dismal weather conditions at home for sunny and gorgeous beach weather. If you’re one of these snowbirds, be ... Read more
sure to book your hotel far in advance since rooms go fast from February through April. The area’s mild climate attracts visitors during the rest of the year, too, but to a lesser degree. Visiting in the summer comes with its own recompense: higher temperatures, humidity and occasional rain in exchange for discounted hotel rates and fewer crowds on the beach. However, be sure to keep an eye on the local weather since hurricane season runs from June through November.

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The San Francisco Bay Area

I love the Florida Gulf Coast for its beautifully warm waters, soft white, cool-to-the-touch sandy beaches and laid back vibe. You'll see dolphins in the water too! Plus, the sunsets here are magical!

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The Gulf Coast of Florida is gentler, less crowded and frequently more beautiful than the Atlantic Coast. The Islands of Sanibel and Captiva are the real highlight, as both are replete with immaculate white sand beaches and a thick covering of native foliage. One of the highlights of visiting this region is the many stands of mangrove trees, which provide incredible kayaking opportunities.

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Actually South West Florida's Gulf Coast is the best place to live and vacation. We live in Venice and have a beautiful condo on Venice Island. Located 1 block from the Gulf of Mexico . You have to see Venice in Summer or Winter. The best

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