02/23/2018

Snow is best enjoyed on Instagram, we’ll thats what we say in Florida. Sure its beautiful when paired with a cup of hot chocolate or coffee. But then the inevitable happens and you have to leave your house. Either for work or to buy bananas. Then it starts to get annoying with all the layers,

02/19/2018

Thinking of planning a Florida vacation and wondering where you should go? Home to the major metropolises of Orlando and Miami, Florida also draws families with its gorgeous beaches, beautiful wildlife, iconic theme parks, and more. Here are some of the top getaways with kids in sunny Florida. There’s something for everyone in all of

02/12/2018

A lot of people are looking online for ways that they can save money when they travel. But are those mega search sites really as good as they claim to be? Now there’s a new way that you can enjoy a vacation and save money, that’s by booking direct. What Exactly is Booking Direct? Usually

02/9/2018

Looking for a great way to spend a day in Lee County? Come to the beautiful Manatee Park and spend an unforgettable day with the manatees. Visitors young and old are going to love this experience and have a day that they will remember forever. Below are some of the things that you can do

02/9/2018

Tony Ridgway, owner of Tony’s Off Third, has always been a fan of farmers markets. He is also the man who began Naples’ famous Third Street South Farmers Market, and he’s proud to say that it’s now been recognized as one of the top 101 Farmers Markets in America for the year 2016. The Third

02/3/2018

Weddings are a time for families and friends to gather, reconnect and reminisce. Consider the rehearsal  dinner, the “Big Day” and the day after to open gifts and say good-bye to friends and family who traveled from afar.  Really, when you think about it, isn’t it all about the get together? Vacation homes offer more

02/1/2018

Are you visiting Naples, yet looking for off-the-beaten tracks sites in the city, maybe because you’ve been to Naples before or you’re the type of travel who likes to visit atypical attractions when you travel? Like everyone else, you’ve maneuvered the crowds at the Naples Pier, braved parking for sunsets at the beach, taken a

01/29/2018

Have you heard of Florida panthers? If so, you might think that they don’t exist, but they do! Once common throughout the southeastern United States, fewer than 100 Florida panthers (Puma concolor coryi) are estimated to live in the wilds of south Florida today. Want to know more? Below are some facts about the Florida

01/26/2018

Are you planning a visit to Florida? Florida is one of the most unique places in the United States, and many animal and plant species can only be found in the Sunshine State. The good news is that there are plenty of places to go to view the wildlife in Naples. Below are three great

01/22/2018

Sunshine and beautiful ocean views make Naples, Florida a top destination for lovebirds. Days spent wandering the beach or relaxing dockside should end with the appropriate amount of romance as well. Luckily, this list of the five best romantic restaurants in Naples, Florida will help you and your beloved find the perfect places to dine

01/22/2018

While a lot of people come to Florida for the beaches and for the amusement parks, a lot of other people come to it hoping to take home a fishing trophy. If you are coming to Florida in hopes that you catch the ‘big one’, below are nine places that you should visit while here.

01/20/2018

Beautiful beaches and warm, tropical weather aren’t the only things to enjoy in Naples. It’s a haven for fine dining and features an array of options certain to please any palate. While there are many inventive and delectable choices, these Old Naples restaurants are three musts for the food-loving traveler. 1. The Turtle Club at Vanderbilt Beach

01/17/2018

Going to Naples for the weekend and wondering what you should plan on doing? We have some great suggestions on what you can do while you’re here. Below are seven great things to do while you’re visiting Naples. 7. GO WILD! Even though you may think of Florida as a place that has a lot

01/15/2018

Are you heading to Florida? Chances that you are going for the sunshine, beaches and other things, especially if you have kids. But if you are looking for something a bit more educational to do, there are a lot of great museums that you can go to, especially in the southwest of Florida. Below are

01/15/2018

One of the most amazing places that you can go in Florida is the beautiful Ten Thousand Islands. Located off of the southwest coast of Florida, its remote and vast and a veritable maze of mangrove islands. Wildlife Service recommends only seasoned canoeists and sea kayakers attempt unguided trips. Below are some tips for exploring

01/12/2018

Florida’s marine mammal is the manatee. Even though you can see this goofy-looking, cute mammal all along the gorgeous gulf coast, you’re lucky if you’re catching the view of one for a couple of seconds when it surfaces for air. When you want to get a better look at these beautiful creatures and be able

01/12/2018

Date: March 24 – 26, 2018 at Veteran’s Park in the center of Marco Island. Time: 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Admission: $8.00 Place: Veterans Park, 403 Elkcam Circle, Marco Island, FL Website: http://marcoislandseafoodandmusicfestival.com VIP Ticket: Please call Marco Island Chamber at 239-394-7549 About Marco Island Seafood & Music Festival For much of the country

01/8/2018

Beyond the boating, fishing, beaches and shopping…Naples, Florida has the most golf holes per capita in the entire country.  Whether you are a serious golfer or just looking to take in some sunshine in a beautiful setting, Naples and the surrounding areas has a course for you!  The friendly staff at Naples Florida Vacation Homes