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Sanibel listed in the top ten best Florida Beach Towns by USA Today


With thousands of snowbirds pointing their convertibles south to the Sunshine State for a dose of winter warmth, we asked “Dr. Beach”— aka Florida International University professor and coastal expert Stephen P. Leatherman — for 10 Florida destinations that combine sand, surf and a welcoming sense of community.

Sanibel Island:Yes, “you have to pay $6 to get there” via a causeway. But once you reach this upscale Gulf Coast barrier island, you’ll find the country’s “No. 1 shelling area,” no stoplights, and strict building codes that limit new structures to two stories in height.

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2017-03-07T20:11:50+00:00 January 10th, 2013|Captiva Island Hotels, Home, Sanibel Island Beaches|