A popular spot for kayaking and camping, Koreshan State Park also boasts a pretty wacky history. It seems in the late 1800s the leader of a religious sect convinced 200 or so of his Chicago followers to move to Florida.

The Wacky History of Koreshan State Park

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There’s no doubt people are drawn to the beauty of Southwest Florida, and now Lee County has the numbers to back up the claims. When it comes to inbound migration, or rather people moving into a particular region, the numbers are strong.

Lee County Top US Metro for Inbound Migration

If you’re in search of a Mediterranean-style home, Southwest Florida is a great location to begin your search. This particular home design is extremely prevalent across the region, from condos and single-family homes to grand estates.

Mediterranean Styling is Prevalent in SW Florida