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It appears the secret is out when it comes to the beauty and enjoyment of Sanibel Island. US News & World Report just came out with its list of the nation’s best vacation destinations and, unsurprisingly, Sanibel makes the cut.

Sanibel Named a Top Vacation Destination

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If you hope to experience some of Florida’s best beaches, Sanibel Island is the place to be. In fact, the Travel Channel just ranked Sanibel beaches as among the best. It’s hardly the only honor for beaches on the island, though.

Sanibel Beaches Top Ranked in Florida

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Void of any nearby development, Bowman’s Beach provides a peaceful and remote location to simply enjoy the natural beauty of the surrounding area. Located on Sanibel’s west end, the beach is the place to explore white sand and partake in world-class shelling.

Exploring Bowman’s Beach

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It may exude more of a small town feel, but Sanibel is certainly overflowing with opportunity. In fact, some of Florida’s larger cities are no match when it comes to Sanibel Island and its showing on the list of the “11 Most Popular Small Town Florida Destinations”.

Sanibel Named Top Small Town Destination

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Now celebrating a quarter century of history on Sanibel Island, The Sanctuary Golf Club has been a staple in the community for decades. Although first settled in the late 1880s, it took nearly another century before investors started dreaming up plans for an upscale golf course community on the site where the Sanctuary now stands.

The Sanctuary Turns 25