Periwinkle Place shopping center on Sanibel Island is far more than a strip mall; it is a delightful destination in its own right. You’ll find a children’s play area, beautiful tropical flowers in well-tended gardens, and shady seats overlooking cool fountains. Photo by Jennifer Brinkman. Must Do Visitor Guides,

Periwinkle Place is Sanibel’s Hub for Island Shopping and Dining

Sanibel is not the place for mega malls and the largest shopping center on this beautiful island is Periwinkle Place. It has just 26 businesses, shops, and restaurants yet remains in keeping with... Read more
The Sanibel Lighthouse is an iconic landmark at the east end of Sanibel Island. You can’t climb the 130-year-old lighthouse, but the grounds are always open for walks along the boardwalk and nature trails. Photo by Jennifer Brinkman. Must Do Visitor Guides,

Things to do on Sanibel, Florida

Frequently featured in the Top 10 Most Beautiful Beaches in the USA, Sanibel Island is a tiny barrier island reached by a causeway from Fort Myers, Florida. This laid-back island is 12 miles... Read more
Kayaking is a great way to discover nesting waterbirds, wading herons, and other Florida wildlife in their native habitat. Must Do Visitor Guides,

Things to Do in Fort Myers Florida

Located on the banks of the Caloosahatchee River, the city of Fort Myers is one of Florida’s top tourist destinations. One of the main attractions is beautiful Fort Myers Beach on a long... Read more
Cedar Chest Fine Jewelry rings, pendants, brooches, charms, medallions, bracelets, bangles, and earrings offer something for all ages and tastes. Sanibel Island, Florida. Photo by Mary Carol Fitzgerald. Must Do Visitor Guides,

Jewelry with a Sanibel Twist at Cedar Chest Fine Jewelry

By: Gillian Birch Sanibel Island is a haven for painters and artisans, providing inspiration for beach and sea-themed jewelry such as the collection on display at Cedar Chest Fine Jewelry. This beautiful and... Read more | Fort Myers, Florida historical marker The Southwest Florida Historical Society.

Downtown Fort Myers River District

Located on the banks of the Caloosahatchee River, Fort Myers has a rich past and an equally flourishing present. Built in the early 1900s, downtown Fort Myers retains a charming ambience with its... Read more
Star Wars Tervis tumblers at the Tervis Factory Outlet Store Osprey, Florida.

There’s a Tervis That’s Just Right for You!

One thing you will certainly appreciate when living or visiting Southwest Florida is an insulated drinking cup to keep cold drinks chilled, whether you are spending the day at the beach, driving in... Read more Jerry's Foods is Sanibel's only supermarket and they have everything you need while visiting Sanibel Island, Florida.

Quality and Convenience at Jerry’s Foods on Sanibel Island

It’s hard to find quality without sacrificing convenience, and vice versa, but Jerry’s Foods on Sanibel Island has everything covered when it comes to sourcing great food locally. Whether you want to select... Read more | Large selection of glasses at Sanibel Sunglass Company, Sanibel Island, FL

Sanibel Sunglass Company is a Clear Winner!

One accessory that is an essential part of everyday life in southwest Florida is sunglasses. Although they are often worn as a fashion statement, they are vital for driving, walking, boating, golfing, fishing... Read more
Must Do Visitor Guides, | Suncatcher's Dream handpainted tiles Sanibel, FL

Suncatcher’s Dream on Sanibel Offers Personal Service and Handcrafted Gifts

If your windows are looking a little bare and empty, you need to visit the lovely Suncatcher’s Dream gift shop on Sanibel Island. Suncatchers are the perfect colorful accent to hang in the... Read more
Must Do Visitor Guides |, Suncatcher's Dream gift shop Sanibel Island, Florida

Shop and Dine at Sanibel Island’s Olde Sanibel Shoppes and Tahitian Gardens

Sanibel’s laid back island lifestyle and old Florida charm extend from the colorful family beach homes and wonderful restaurants to several delightful shopping plazas around the island. Dog-Friendly Businesses at the Olde Sanibel... Read more
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