Winter has many folks up north dreaming of the sunny beaches in Florida. If you’re a resident of the state, don’t take that sunshine for granted! Explore some of the best beaches in your state and enjoy the vitamin D.
Way down low at the bottom of the Florida Keys, you’ll find a quirky little piece of paradise. The moment you lay eyes on Key West’s gorgeous coast, you’ll understand why it was cherished by creative talents from Ernest Hemingway to Judy Blume to Jimmy Buffet. It’s great for people watching, snorkeling, biking and more.
Miami’s South Beach offers beautiful waters and plenty of sunshine. When you’re done sunbathing you can head into the city where you’ll find stunning architecture, amazing food and Miami’s famous nightlife.
If you like your beaches with a little less party and a little more tranquility, you need to pay a visit to Sanibel Beach south of Fort Myers. The quiet, peaceful shores of this beach are great for picnics or relaxing with a book. Sanibel Beach is also one of the best places for shelling. Thanks to its unique orientation, you’ll be able to find flawless shells of all types and sizes.