Florida’s Remote Beaches & Secluded Getaways

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Discover why the world’s most seasoned travel experts keep coming back to The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel.

With “absurdly glorious sunsets” and a vibe that’s “nothing but chill,” Thrillist is spilling the secrets of the Sanibel and Captiva islands. Discover why this corner of Southwest Florida is more alluring than ever for travelers in search of seclusion and natural distancing on perfect white-sand beaches.

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They say you’re only as good as the company you keep and, well, we’re OK with that! Find out which part of Sanibel Island the experts at Condé Nast Traveler selected as one of the top 17 beaches in Florida. The competition may have been tough, but it seems our world-class seashells, incredible windsurfing conditions and relaxed attitude made this an easy choice.

Easy to reach without the crowds, America’s small towns are on everyone’s must-travel list these days. So we were all abuzz when BuzzFeed picked Sanibel Island as number three on its list of  “surprisingly cool small towns.” See what made them fall in love and why you’ll want to make your way to this serene and secluded isle.

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