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

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

Lee County just made a major buy when it comes to conservation. Commissioners recently unanimously approved spending $860,000 to buy the final privately-owned piece of land on Mound Key. It’s part of the Conservation 20/20 Land Acquisition Program.

Lee County Buys Mound Key Parcel For Conservation