Eugene Gavin and his wife, Velma's predecessors arrived on Captiva 100 years ago. Most of us can’t imagine life without chilled air or bug juice. But the pioneers were clever and inventive.
Sanibel is packing a big punch in statewide issues. Lee County’s most remote town is amending its foreign policy.
A new queen, live concerts, a midway, and vendors selling strawberry-related goodies. It's the town’s bread and butter.
Those who live, work, visit and recreate on our gulf coast islands embody these positive and healthy styles of “travel”. Come along for the ride—by whatever means you prefer to move.
The faces behind popular music are in Southwest Florida in mid-September.The second annual Island Hopper Songwriter Fest is a different kind of sanctuary, with performers moving between venues and the streets filled with fans.
The 2015 event begins November 20 at the Wyndham Garden Hotel. It promises 10 days of intense competition, with mind-boggling sculptures created by master sand sculptors and also advanced amateur sculptors.