Day Trips

Sarasota Day Trips Bok Tower Gardens. Explore 50 acres of meandering pathways and gardens, listen to the beautiful bells of the Singing Tower carillon, and stroll through a Mediterranean-style mansion. Plan your visit. Must Do Visitor Guides, MustDo.com

Sarasota, Florida Day Trip to Bok Tower Gardens

By Laurén Ettinger Located just two hours from Sarasota, Florida, Bok Tower Gardens transports visitors into a tranquil respite. Guests can wander through 50 acres of meandering pathways and gardens, listen to the... Read more
A must-see for residents and visitors to Southwest Florida is the manatee and Lee County Manatee Park is a great spot to see them. Read on to learn the best time to visit. Must Do Visitor Guides

Manatee Park in Fort Myers is a Great Place to See Manatees

One of the must-see animals for residents and visitors to Southwest Florida is the manatee and Lee County Manatee Park has a great viewing area for spotting them. Also known as “sea cows” due... Read more
Safari Wilderness in Lakeland, Florida is an easy day trip from Sarasota. What to expect when you visit. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com

Sarasota Day Trip to Safari Wilderness

By: Vanessa Caceres You don’t need to travel overseas to go on a safari. Your wilderness journey is less than two hours away from Sarasota to visit Safari Wilderness in Lakeland, Florida. Safari Wilderness—a working,... Read more
How to Travel With Your Kids and Enjoy it. Practical tips and advice for traveling with kids. Must Do Visitor Guides Southwest Florida travel planning.

How to Travel With Your Kids and Enjoy it

By: Susan Finch You’ve been planning your Florida family vacation for months and are ready to hit the road. But then the reality sits in during a long day battling the airport, sitting in... Read more
5 Tips For Budgeting Travel With a Family. Must Do Visitor Guides.

5 Tips For Budgeting Travel With a Family

By: Susan Finch If the rising cost of a family vacation feels out of reach, you’re not alone. According to American Express the average cost of a vacation runs $4,580 for a family... Read more
Skip the fast food, here is a list of delicious, filling, nutritious foods that are easy to pack in your car for a road trip to Florida. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com.

Healthy Road Trip Snacks

By: Susan Finch Remember the last time you took a long road trip? Did you end up indulging in fast food and sugary treats to stay full and alert? Chances are you ended... Read more
Here is a guide to help you get the most out of your visit to The Florida Aquarium in Tampa.

A Sarasota Day Trip to The Florida Aquarium

By Vanessa Caceres At The Florida Aquarium in Tampa, you’ll practically feel like you’re part of the sea life. Turn a corner at one end of the museum, and a museum worker is... Read more
What to expect on your visit to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. Must Do Visitor Guides, MustDo.com.

Wild Rides and Animals at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

By Gillian Birch If you love thrilling white-knuckle rides, roller coasters, and the odd water hazard, you’ll love Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. If you prefer a day enjoying tropical gardens and zoo animals... Read more
Don’t be deceived by the laid-back island atmosphere on Matlacha—international artist Leoma Lovegrove’s Lovegrove Gallery and Gardens if filled with her vibrantly colorful paintings. | Must Do Visitor Guides

Visiting Historic Matlacha, Florida

If you want to experience the colorful charm and laid-back lifestyle of turn-of-the-century Florida, the old fishing village of Matlacha is the place to visit. With a population of under 800, this waterfront... Read more
MustDo.com | Centennial Park Gazebo downtown Venice, Florida

Things to Do in Venice, Florida

Known as “The Sharks’ Tooth Capital of the World”, Venice lives up to its Italian namesake with Renaissance-style architecture in its historic downtown. Antique shops, boutiques, and restaurants thrive in this vibrant area... Read more
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