Recommend September 2010 - (Page 97)

This Florida destination is a veritable powdery white-sand playground. W paloma villaverde de rico FORT MYERS & SANIBEL what to do the beaches of onsite review june 2010 When you live in Florida—where Recommend is headquartered—you tend to be a bit of a snob when it comes to beaches, but no matter how many times we visit Fort Myers and Sanibel and their luminous beaches, we fall madly in love time and again with Florida’s Southwest Gulf coast. Here, in this beach destination where the days trickle by, glowing sunsets, early-morning shelling, an Old Florida ambiance, lazy, breezy drives on long and winding roads through nature parks, and miles and miles of powdery white-sand beaches create a perfect sun-kissed holiday. This area is made for people who really want to get away from it all and it seems that once they’ve dipped their toes into these sands, these people keep coming back for more. In 2009, according to the Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau, nearly three-quarters (72 percent) of visitors were repeat visitors, and these statistics echo what we heard from the people we spoke to during our visit—they just can’t get enough of this destination. So book a client on a Fort Myers & Sanibel beach vacation, and you’ll have them in your pocket for years to come. The area’s beaches, of course, are the primary lure, and because the oil never even got close to the Southwest Florida shoreline, these beautiful beaches are as pristine as ever. Here, it’s a must to experience an early-morning stroll as the water laps gently onto the shore and before september 2010 97 LEE COUNTY VISITOR & CONVENTION BUREAU ÍÍ

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Recommend September 2010

Editor's Notes/Agent Speak
Hotel Desk
Tour Talk
Norwegian Epic
Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam
Ocean Club Resorts, Turks & Caicos
10 Great Family Resort Stays
Saint Lucia Travel Agent Specialist Program
Stay Awhile: Great Family Escapes
Touring Latin America: Calling All Explorers!
Montreal—"Oh, the Places You'll Go!"
Hawaii: Mahalo to Condo-Hotels
The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Unforgettable Safaris
The Wonders of China
Christmas Tours

Recommend September 2010