• Fitness In Nature | Standup Paddle Board Lessons & Rentals

    Fitness In Nature | Standup Paddle Board Lessons & Rentals

    This is our friend, Carol Ellis. Her company, Fitness In Nature, offers SUP rentals and lessons on Fort Myers Beach and Bonita Beach. Also offered are beginner SUP classes, Land based YOGA, PILATES, WATER AEROBICS, as well as PADDLE-FIT, yoga or fitness classes combined with your paddle experience. Fitness In Nature is also a full concierge rental company. Just reserve your board on their website, and they will gladly drop off & pick up the boards at the destination of […]

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  • Camel Rides at the Naples Zoo

    Camel Rides at the Naples Zoo

    Camel rides are back at the Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens, now thru May 2nd, 2015. It’s said a camel is a horse designed by committee. That says more about bureaucracy than zoology and is certainly not the kindest of sentiments for these astounding “ships of the desert.” They are perfectly suited for their harsh, hot, and cold environments. A camel can even survive losing over 30% of its water. A double row of eyelashes protect their eyes during sandstorms […]

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  • Hand-feed the Giraffe at the Naples Zoo

    Hand-feed the Giraffe at the Naples Zoo

    There’s nothing quite like watching the world’s tallest animal lean down to you and nibble a treat from your hand. Best of all, you can enjoy this experience every day between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Naples Zoo. For just $5, you’ll receive a serving of three tasty leaves of romaine lettuce from Wynn’s Market. It’s an experience you won’t forget as you get an incredible close up view of our elegant giraffe. Save up to $3 per person […]

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  • Tin City: Old Florida on the Naples Waterfront

    Tin City: Old Florida on the Naples Waterfront

    In the 1970s, seven of Tin City’s sturdy old buildings were transformed to become “The Old Marine Marketplace at Tin City” – a colorful maritime-mix of shops and eateries. Today, Tin City still holds its historic, old Florida charm, and is home to over thirty unique boutiques, two waterfront restaurants and a variety of water and boating adventures that are fun for all ages! The owners of Tin City are understandably proud of their property’s role in the development of […]

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  • Naples Fishing Charters – Marco Island Fishing

    Naples Fishing Charters – Marco Island Fishing

    Fishing and exploring the estuaries and mangrove jungles of the SW Florida backcountry is a great experience that shouldn’t be missed. Snook, redfish, tarpon, trout, pompano and sharks are a few of the species that can be caught plus dolphins, manatees, and a huge variety of birds such as bald eagles, roseate spoonbills, egrets, and peregrine falcons can be seen. Capt. Ward has been guiding and fishing the backcountry of south Florida for over 25 years. He received my USCG […]

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  • Alligators & Flamingos at Everglades Wonder Gardens

    Alligators & Flamingos at Everglades Wonder Gardens

    Open daily from 9 AM to 5 PM, the NEW Everglades Wonder Gardens is the only place in SW Florida (south of Sarasota) where you can see flamingos. Established in 1936, EWG is one of the few remaining survivors of Florida’s Golden Age of roadside attractions. Everglades Wonder Gardens is an integral part of the rich heritage of Bonita Springs and Southwest Florida. If you would like to see this legacy continue for future generations to enjoy, contact John Brady […]

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  • Video Tour of Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens

    Video Tour of Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens

    Are you looking for something to do, someplace to go…somewhere that the whole family will enjoy? Come to the Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens! From anteaters to zebras, there’s something for everyone at this nationally accredited zoo and historic tropical garden! The history of the Gardens began almost a century ago when conservationist Dr. Henry Nehrling purchased the land for the Gardens as a location to host his extensive plant collection. Today the Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens is a […]

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  • Fishing Offshore in the Gulf with Island Fever Charters

    Fishing Offshore in the Gulf with Island Fever Charters

    Offshore gulf fishing trips for family fishing or the serious angler. 1/2, 3/4 or full day trips available. Catch Grouper, Shark, Snapper, Tarpon, Cobia, Kingfish and a dozen other Gulf species. Make the most of your Florida vacation with Island Fever Fishing Charters sailing daily from Snook Bright Marina in beautiful Fort Myers Beach FL. Call Capt. Brett Swenson @ 239-405-2986 Learn more at: http://ftmyersbeachcharterfishing.com/

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  • Arrive a Guest and Depart a Friend at the Inn of Naples

    Arrive a Guest and Depart a Friend at the Inn of Naples

    In the Tropical, relaxed atmosphere, that is Naples, Florida, we invite you to come and stay with us at the INN OF NAPLES! We are best described by our Past Guests; FRIENDLY ATMOSPHERE, CHARMING & COMFORTABLE, AFFORDABLE and IMMACULATE are the comments of which we are most proud! This centrally located 99 room property is just a few minutes from the pristine Naples Beaches. The prestigious Waterside Shoppes and Artis-Naples (formerly The Philharmonic Center for the Arts), in Pelican Bay, […]

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  • The Koreshan Unity Settlement in Estero, FL

    The Koreshan Unity Settlement in Estero, FL

    Dr. Cyrus R. Teed’s utopian community of 200 followers relocated from New York to Florida in 1894. Dr. Teed took the name ‘Koresh,’ the Hebrew translation for Cyrus, meaning shepherd. The colonists believed that the entire universe existed within a giant, hollow sphere. They conducted experiments that seemed to confirm their beliefs. The Koreshans built and operated a printing facility, boat works, cement works, sawmill, bakery, store and hostelry. Education, science and art also helped shape their community. After the […]

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  • Airboats & Alligators Airboat Rides

    Airboats & Alligators Airboat Rides

    Based in Immokalee, on the shore of beautiful Lake Trafford, Airboats & Alligators is the closest airboat ride to most locations in SW Florida! Sit back and hang on for a thrilling adventure on one of Florida’s most unique vessels. Glide through the glades exploring areas of the lake only accessible by airboat. Our knowledgeable guides will fill you in on the history of the area as well as it’s inhabitants. Nature photography and bird watching are all part of […]

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  • Aerial Views of Barefoot Beach Preserve County Park

    Aerial Views of Barefoot Beach Preserve County Park

    Enjoy this 3 minute bird’s-eye view of Barefoot Beach, brought to you by Southwest Florida Television. Barefoot Beach Preserve was ranked #2 on Dr. Beach’s list of Top 10 Beaches in the Nation (http://drbeach.org/top10beaches.html). Barefoot Beach Preserve is 342 acres of natural land, one of the last undeveloped barrier islands on Florida’s southwest coast. There is 1.6 miles of beach front within the preserve boundaries. Only 5% of the preserve is beach. Barefoot Beach Preserve is popular for its gorgeous, […]

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  • Friends of Rookery Bay Guided Kayak Tours | Naples, FL

    Friends of Rookery Bay Guided Kayak Tours | Naples, FL

    Two-hour guided kayak tours let you explore backwater bays and mangrove forests with an experienced guide and naturalist. Tours provide opportunities to see wildlife such as wading birds, osprey, fish and dolphins. Paddle lazily through the shallows and maze-like mangrove tunnels while learning about your surroundings from an experienced guide and naturalist. Kayak tours are offered from November thru May. Here to tell us more about the tour is Renée Wilson, Communications Coordinator at Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve. For […]

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  • Become a Volunteer at Kowiachobee Animal Preserve

    Become a Volunteer at Kowiachobee Animal Preserve

    Kowiachobee Animal Preserve was established and incorporated in May 2001. We received our Non-Profit 501 (C)(3) status on January 18, 2002. Since then we have been working constantly on increasing public awareness and educating people from all walks of life as to the steady decline of certain species of exotic and endangered animals. We not only house and care for exotic animals, but also many small, domestic and farm animals as well. “Respecting All Animals” is the key to their […]

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  • Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park, Naples FL

    Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park, Naples FL

    Ranked #10 on Dr. Beach’s 2014 list of the Top 10 Beaches in the nation, this popular destination boasts one of the most pristine stretches of beach in the country. View the entire list at: http://ht.ly/xbk1U Every day, this tropical beach paradise beckons visitors to partake in vast peaceful views of the Gulf of Mexico, and experience the many shorebirds and wildlife that gather here every year. Visitors arrive to this park to sunbathe, snorkel the reef, hike, bird-watch, fish, […]

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  • Mound Key Archaeological State Park

    Mound Key Archaeological State Park

    Framed in forests of mangrove trees, the shell mounds and ridges of Mound Key rise more than 30 feet above the waters of Estero Bay. Prehistoric Native Americans are credited with creating this island’s complex of mounds with an accumulation of seashells, fish bones, and pottery. Mound Key is believed to have been the ceremonial center of the Calusa Indians when the Spaniards first attempted to colonize Southwest Florida. In 1566, the Spanish governor of Florida established a settlement on […]

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  • Lee County Parks & Recreation Dog Beach

    Lee County Parks & Recreation Dog Beach

    You’re not the only one who enjoys going to the beach! Southwest Florida Television had a chance to cruise by Lee County Parks & Recreation’s Dog Beach and get a few shots of happy dogs running free and having a good time with their owners in a beautiful beach setting. Bonita Beach Dog Park at Lover’s Key is located just south of Lovers Key / Carl E. Johnson State Park, just north of New Pass. The park does not have […]

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  • The Historic Naples Pier, Naples FL (including aerial views)

    The Historic Naples Pier, Naples FL (including aerial views)

    While in Naples, the Naples Pier is not to be missed! If you like the Naples Pier, SHARE this video with your family and Facebook Friends. The historic Naples Pier is located on the Gulf of Mexico at the West end of 12th Avenue South. On-street parking is supplemented by a parking lot one block East, with additional parking at beach ends on the avenues to the north and south. The Naples Pier is a favorite location for sightseers and […]

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  • Lowdermilk Park, Naples FL

    Lowdermilk Park, Naples FL

    Lowdermilk Park is one of Naples’ premier beachfront parks. Our park has plenty of metered and unmetered parking spaces, a concession stand, sand volleyball courts, two children’s playgrounds, picnic tables, benches, restroom and shower facilities, and two gazebos for rent. Parking for beach access in the City of Naples requires the resident or visitor to have a beach parking permit, feed the parking meters, or pay-by-space. This is enforced year round. The Lowdermilk Park concession stand is located beach side […]

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  • Vanderbilt Beach Park, Naples FL

    Vanderbilt Beach Park, Naples FL

    Please SHARE this video if you LIKE Vanderbilt Beach Park! Vanderbilt Beach Park is one of the most popular beach accesses, because it is in a prime location near upscale hotels and in the popular North Naples area. Vanderbilt Beach offers wide space for all visitors, gorgeous white sand surroundings, sea oats and rest room access. During season (tourist months), it can be a task finding a spot on the beach, but there is plenty of sand for everyone. If […]

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