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The Travel Channel Ranks Sanibel Beaches as the Best in Florida for Fun in the Sun

Apr 27, 2018 02:02PM ● By Kevin

Causeway Beaches. Courtesy of

The Travel Channel recently released a video on its website, highlighting the Top 5 Florida Beaches for 'Lots of Fun in the Sun.' The video highlights each beach's top feature. Sanibel Island's featured snippet was all about shelling.

From The Travel Channel

  1. Sanibel Beach - "The island's curved shape captures shells"
  2. Siesta Key - "Check out weekly drum circle"
  3. Daytona Beach - "Go for a speedboat ride"
  4. South Beach - "Snap photos of the colorful lifeguard stands"
  5. Key West - "Searching for sharks"

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