Sanibel Island & Captiva provide the perfect vacation spot – 15 miles of beaches, 25 miles of bike paths, 50 kinds of fish, 230 kinds of birds, 250 kinds of shells and, very importantly, zero traffic lights. Amelia Island is home to Fernandina Beach, a delightful shrimping village with 50 blocks of historic buildings from the Civil War-era, enjoyable bistros, and unique lodging. You don’t need to go to the Caribbean for a remarkable tropical experience. Florida’s islands with breathtaking coastlines and resorts are some of the state’s secret gems. Visit Marco Island where you're on the edge of the Everglades.