The Lower Gulf Coast Travel Guide
Plan Your The Lower Gulf Coast Vacation
With its subtropical climate and beckoning family-friendly beaches known for their powdery sand, calm surf, and nary a freighter in sight, the Lower Gulf Coast, also referred to as the state's southwestern region, is a favorite vacation spot of Florida residents as well as visitors. Vacationers tend to spend most of their time outdoors—swimming, sunning, shelling, fishing, boating, and playing tennis or golf.
Lodging in Fort Myers, the islands, and Naples can be pricey, but there are affordable options even during the busy winter... read more
In this part of Florida fresh seafood reigns supreme. Succulent native stone-crab claws, a particularly tasty treat, in... read more
Things To Do in The Lower Gulf Coast
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
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