In Search of The Green Flash
Dusk at the Naples Pier, early June. Cool breezes have blown away the daytime heat and now fan the throng of people strolling the boarded walkway. Most have come for the sunset — a Naples pastim... Read More >
An Everglades Adventure
"Going west" usually means a rugged trek over bleached sands and through snow-capped mountains. If there's water, it's the austere Pacific. But in the Everglades, you'll find tha... Read More >
Zika Virus Information
The Florida Department of Health confirms there are no locally transmitted (mosquito related) cases of Zika virus in Collier County, Florida. This clear area includes Naples, Marco Island, Everglades ... Read More >
Gliding through the Everglades
It’s not every day you get a chance to see a bull alligator in the wild up close. But here he comes, slinking towards our wooden skiff as we glide through a pristine swamp in Big Cypress Nationa... Read More >
Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Weather & Beach Conditions
Hurricane Matthew October 20, 2016 - Hurricane Matthew had no impact on the Naples, Marco Island, and Everglades City areas. The entire Paradise Coast region, located on Florida's southwest Gulf C... Read More >
Explore Everglades National Park
Surrounded by mangroves, estuaries, marshes, shorelines and an abundance of wildlife, the Paradise Coast is blessed with a diverse ecosystem that is available for all to enjoy. From the world-famous E... Read More >
Must-See Bird Watching in the Naples Area
The morning began with a limpkin salute. It greeted us from the boardwalk railing at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, calling out its woeful song. Then the warblers came to life, bringing a cheerful no... Read More >
Fall for Fun at the Annual Stone Crab Festival
Fall for fun on Florida’s Paradise Coast of Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades. Celebrate at one of the many events and festivals taking place, or take advantage of special deals offered by... Read More >
Discover beauty reborn on Florida’s Paradise Coast Reef
Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades of Collier County, Florida, have always been a Paradise of natural beauty and life. When the Deepwater Horizon disaster occurred in Gulf of Mexico in 2010, it w... Read More >
Romantic Getaways in Naples, Marco Island & the Everglades
Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades are a hotspot for romance. On Florida’s Paradise Coast, couples can relax and enjoy one another during a spa getaway at a Naples resort, or get adventurou... Read More >
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