Results for the 'Sarasota' Category

St. Armands Circle

St. Armands Circle is a main attraction in Sarasota, Florida.  Centrally located on the island of Lido Key, St. Armands Circle is lined with sidewalk cafes and fine dining, shopping, and a hint of the nearby sea in the air. St. Armands provides an unforgettable experiences for visitors from all over the world with over […]

Sarasota Jungle Gardens

Sarasota Jungle Gardens is one of the oldest attractions in the State of Florida. Sarasota Jungle Gardens has 10 acres of tropical vegetation, winding jungle trails and entertaining, educational bird and reptile shows.  Many of the animals at Sarasota Jungle Gardens were rescued from adverse or inhumane conditions, and others were donated by pet owners […]

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

At Marie Selby Botanical Gardens you can explore the world’s most spectacular display of rare orchids, bromeliads and tropical plants in this 9.5-acre oasis on the shores of Sarasota Bay. The Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota is a non-profit institution that fosters understanding and appreciation of tropical plants through programs of research, conservation, education […]

Ringling Museum of Art

Whether you are a circus, art, or history fan, the Ringling has something for everyone in the family! The Museum of Art, built by John Ringling to house his personal collection of masterpieces, today features paintings and sculptures by the great Old Masters including Rubens, van Dyck, Velázquez, Titian, Tintoretto, Veronese, El Greco, Gainsborough and […]

Manasota Key

Manasota Key is located south of Venice Beach along the Gulf of Mexico and is home to Manasota Beach, Blind Pass Beach, Englewood Beach, and Stump Pass Beach. The atmosphere in Manasota Key is that of old Florida with several great restaurants and gift shops on the island and in Englewood. Manasota Key is not […]

Venice Beaches

Venice Beach is located along the Gulf Coast of Florida and stretches for 14 miles to the south of Siesta Key and to the north of Manasota Key. Venice has beautiful beaches along with a spectacular setting of condos rising over the beach. Venice beaches offer room to relax and although the crowds vary, the […]

Lido Key

Lido Key is located between Longboat Key and Siesta Key on the Gulf of Mexico, just across the John Ringling Bridge to Sarasota.  Lido Key lures visitors with gorgeous white beaches, upscale shopping, and family-friendly accommodations.  Lido Key is divided into three beaches: North Lido Key, Lido Key, and South Lido Key Beaches.  When it […]

Longboat Key

Longboat Key is a popular escape for those looking for a quiet and relaxing getaway with few crowds, upscale amenities, and exclusive tennis and golf resorts. Longboat Key is home to some of the states finest five-star restaurants and trendy shops, not to mention twelve miles of private sugar white beaches. Longboat Key is an […]

Siesta Key

Siesta Key is located on Florida’s Gulf Coast, just south of    Longboat Key and Lido Key. Siesta Key is about five miles from Sarasota and an hour south of Tampa. Siesta Key is famous for its white quartz-sand beaches and clear warm waters. Its tropical nature preserves make it a haven for nature lovers and vacationers […]

Anna Maria Island

Anna Maria Island is located on the Gulf of Mexico in Manatee County, just south of the mouth of Tampa Bay and about 15 miles from Sarasota.  Anna Maria Island encompasses the cities of Anna Maria, Bradenton Beach, and Holmes Beach. The Island has a relaxed atmosphere and is home to white sand beaches and […]