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How do I Get to Siesta Key From the Nearest Airport?

Posted by Dawn Bear on Nov 13, 2015 11:34:07 AM

You've booked your perfect stay in Siesta Key, the dates are right around the corner, and you are looking for the best options for airport transportation. There are many different options to choose from, as well as airport destinations. So, whether you decide to rent a car, take a taxi, or book a private car, let us help you lay out some details to aid in your decision.

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Do I need a Fishing License to Fish at Siesta Key Beach?

Posted by Kyna Smith on Nov 5, 2015 3:58:53 PM

There is a host of activities for you and your family to try during your stay at Siesta Key. One of the most relaxing is fishing. You can visit any of the mesmerizing, serene fishing spots in the area, or you can join one of the many fishing charters that are run every day. However, there are a few things you need to know before you get started, including whether you need a fishing license.

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Are There Sharks in the Water at Siesta Key Beach?

Posted by Kyna Smith on Nov 4, 2015 11:36:40 AM

One of the most frequently asked questions we get from vacationers is whether there are sharks in the water at Siesta Key Beach. After all, with Discovery Channel's famous Shark Week and the popularity of the Jaws franchise, the threat of a real-life shark attack can seem all too real. But life isn't a movie set and to help assuage your worries, consider the following statistics and safe swimming tips to keep you safe and shark-free:

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How to Avoid Being Stung by a Stingray

Posted by Kyna Smith on Oct 29, 2015 12:38:04 PM

One of the many concerns people traveling to beach areas have, particularly those with young children, is being stung by a stingray. They shouldn’t be something you fear during your visit, as there are plenty of practical ways to avoid an injury.

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What Happens if There is a Hurricane Warning while I'm on Vacation?

Posted by Kyna Smith on Oct 28, 2015 10:03:50 AM

Unlike other parts of the country, Florida boasts year-long warm weather, making it one of the top destinations in the United States regardless of the season. But even the Sunshine State isn't exempt from unfavorable conditions: Hurricane season hits as early as July and lasts as late as November, with August and September as the most active months.

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5 Off the Beaten Path Activities to do While on Your Sarasota Vacation

Posted by Kyna Smith on Oct 22, 2015 4:53:00 PM

Sarasota has many well-known attractions, but sometimes the best way to explore a community is to look for some off-the-beaten path activities. Try some of the following hidden gems to discover some unique Sarasota vacation activities:

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Planning the Perfect Romantic Anniversary at Siesta Key Beach

Posted by Kyna Smith on Oct 15, 2015 4:02:03 PM

Anniversaries are milestones meant to be commemorated, so celebrate yours at Tropical Beach Resorts on Siesta Key Beach. Depending on your preferences, there are many ways to enjoy this festive occasion:

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Why Siesta Key is the Perfect Beach Getaway

Posted by Kyna Smith on Oct 8, 2015 4:10:00 PM

Just offshore from Sarasota is the barrier island of Siesta Key. Known for having “The World's Whitest Sand" and for offering visitors a variety of fun things to do, this eight-mile-long island is the perfect beach getaway. Here, you can relax and enjoy the tropical atmosphere. Siesta Key is connected to the mainland via two bridges that allow easy access without sacrificing its natural beauty. The island presently has 15,000 year-round residents with another 18,000 that regularly flock to it to escape the northern winters.

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How to Celebrate your Birthday on Siesta Key with Your Family

Posted by Kyna Smith on Sep 17, 2015 4:27:16 PM

Siesta Key is an idyllic spot well known for its white-sand beaches as well as many fun activities that make it the perfect destination to celebrate your family birthday vacation. Whether your group includes older adults, young children, or a mixture of all age groups, there are a variety of activities for everyone to enjoy.

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Top 5 Sarasota Activities to do on Your Birthday

Posted by Kyna Smith on Sep 15, 2015 4:38:03 PM

If you’re celebrating a birthday on Siesta Key, you’ll have plenty of destinations and activities from which to choose. In fact, the hardest part may be choosing your favorite among all the options!

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