Exploring the Sarasota Keys

Exploring the Sarasota Keys

If you are visiting Sarasota from another part of the country, you may have heard about Siesta Key. This would be understandable, as the beach on this gorgeous barrier island has been the recipient of hundreds of accolades. Siesta Key Beach is one of the most famous...
First-Time Kayakers FAQ

First-Time Kayakers FAQ

If you have never been kayaking, now is a great time to try out a new hobby. The good news is that kayaking is easy enough for nearly anyone to master. With just a little practice, you can feel safe and confident paddling through the many waterways in and around...
Biking the Legacy Trail in Sarasota

Biking the Legacy Trail in Sarasota

If you are visiting Siesta Key or Sarasota and want to take a leisurely bike ride through a natural setting – you can’t go wrong on The Legacy Trail. This recreational trail is about 18.5 miles long and runs from Sarasota downtown southwards to Venice. It...
10 Steps to Easy Paddleboarding

10 Steps to Easy Paddleboarding

If you have been kayaking over the last few years, you probably noticed that you were sharing the water with folks who were on standup paddle board. If you are on a Sarasota vacation or you are a resident who wants to try something new, here are some of our best tips...
5 Great Reasons to Rent Bicycles on Vacation

5 Great Reasons to Rent Bicycles on Vacation

Not every vacation is ideal for bike riding, but Siesta Key and the surrounding Sarasota area offer amazing opportunities to explore on two wheels. If you plan a holiday on the Florida Gulf Coast, here are some of the best reasons to rent bicycles for you and your...
The Magic of Siesta Key Sand

The Magic of Siesta Key Sand

The first time you stand at the threshold of Siesta Key Beach is extraordinary – the massive expanse of pristine, white sand is a sight to behold. Stepping out onto that beach is just as memorable, as the soft, gleaming white sand vastly differs from most...