La Quinta Inn & Suites Ft. Myers - Sanibel Gateway
Travel Blogs from Fort Myers
Before coming to the RV Park we stopped for a tour of The Edison & Ford Winter Estate. Our tour guide gave us a lot of information and stories about the estate, Edison and Ford. Thomas Edison purchased the property in March 1885. He was eager to find a warm place to stay during the winter months from his home in New Jersey. He had two houses and a Laboratory built. The lumber for the homes were ...
... commercial establishment on the island is Rum Bay Restaurant and the attached Rum Bay General Store. No real stores, bars, restaurants, not even one gas station.
Most people use golf carts or bicycles on the island as their primary means of transportation, creating a very laid back island feel. And this is how we travelled with Linda, our CS host who lives on the island! The only worry is to stop for gopher ...
... a free bicycle loaner programme so you can pedal your way through the town.
We have already described Englewood (which is our home base)...it includes Englewood, Placida and Cape Haze.
We have loved Manasota Key.
Heading south there is Palm Island (aka Knight Island) along with Don Pedro Island, Little Gasparilla Island and then Boca Grande.
Boca is well known ...
... of making miniature versions of itself to play with rather than spending the time with the actual living relatives themselves."
”Right. Well, every once in a while they all get together for this peculiar activity, but generally speaking you are correct.”
“And the miniatures are not alive?”
“Right, but sometimes they have some features that make them look alive. Like, for ...
... coral or ft.myers beach but it is all within about a 30 to 40min drive. went to a doggie beach just over the bridge of ft.myers in bonita springs, the beach is a little part of lovers key, which is gorgeous.
saw our pecos friends shelley and charlotte and visited them in their beautiful home in cape coral. it was good to see friends from back home.
went swimming almost daily, learning to play pickleball (shelly prefers this), trying ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center