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Swimming, shopping, golfing, fishing, hiking, kayaking, sightseeing – there is so much to do and so little time. How do you make the most of your Paradise Coast vacation? Take advantage of “not-to-be-missed” activities recommended by our locals.

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    Hand-feeding giraffes at Naples Zoo

    Visitors to Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens can hand-feed the zoo's five giraffes.

  • Our Faces of Travel
    The U.S. Travel Association began shining a spotlight on the people who keep the tourism industry strong nationwide with the theme ‘The Faces of Travel’ during 2017 National Travel and Tou... Read More >
    Memorable Family Adventures in Naples
    My son Aaron, at age 8, HAD to have the fried alligator and frog legs. His lunch order at Rod & Gun Lodge in Everglades City had "wait till I tell my friends" written all over it. Just t... Read More >
    Snook Fishing in Southwest Florida
    Considered one of the most exciting and delicious catches in the state, snook are a longtime favorite among those who love fishing in Florida. They bite and fight harder than almost any other fish and... Read More >
    Naples & Marco Island Restaurants Dish Up Variety
    Florida's Paradise Coast dining was born in a humble fish shack, and through the years it's grown into a sophisticated scene with uptown sidewalk cafes, global offerings and luxury resort rest... Read More >
  • Stan's Idle Hour
    Stan's is family owned and operated for over 45 years.
    Stan's Idle Hour
    Stan's is family owned and operated for over 45 years. - 1:37 Play
    Stan's Idle Hour
    Stan's is family owned and operated for over 45 years.
    Swamp Buggy Races 2015
    The World Famous Swamp Buggy Races. A motor sport like no other calls The Florida Sports Park it's home. - 1:32 Play
    Swamp Buggy Races 2015
    The World Famous Swamp Buggy Races. A motor sport like no other calls The Florida Sports Park it's home.
    Adventures in Paradise: Burn by Rocky Patel
    When the sun goes down, the night lights up at Burn Cigar Bar in Naples, FL. Whether you're a novice or a connoisseur, enjoy the music and atmosphere of this premier lounge in Paradise. Discover more ... - 3:12 Play
    Adventures in Paradise: Burn by Rocky Patel
    When the sun goes down, the night lights up at Burn Cigar Bar in Naples, FL. Whether you're a novice or a connoisseur, enjoy the music and atmosphere of this premier lounge in Paradise. Discover more about Burn by Rocky Patel http://bit.ly/1Jy88LD
    The Grand Reopening of TIN CITY Naples, Florida 10.9.2017
    The Grand Reopening of TIN CITY (in its entirety) in Naples, Florida on 10.9.2017. At 2pm Monday, the City of Naples' Mayor Bill Barnett, Florida Governor Rick Scott, Todd Turrell, and Penny Taylor at... - 8:04 Play
    The Grand Reopening of TIN CITY Naples, Florida 10.9.2017
    The Grand Reopening of TIN CITY (in its entirety) in Naples, Florida on 10.9.2017. At 2pm Monday, the City of Naples' Mayor Bill Barnett, Florida Governor Rick Scott, Todd Turrell, and Penny Taylor attended this joyous event. We love TIN CITY! www.UnitedSoundVideo.com 239.218.6270
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