Fort Myers, Florida
Perfect, deserted white-sand beaches. No high rises and no crowds. Paddle beside manatees and dolphins or enjoy some of the world’s best shelling on Captiva and Sanibel Islands.
Sink into a glorious sunset where you can experience the calmness of each beaches’ character, inviting hours of play. With kilometres of clear, calm waters discover a place to fish and boat, dive and swim, kayak, and paddleboard. Off the water, hike, ride a bike or find your centre with beach yoga.
Thomas Edison and Henry Ford kept winter homes in Fort Myers on twenty-one acres near the Caloosahatchee River. Today, visitors can tour their historic homes, Thomas Edison’s rubber laboratory, a botanic garden with over a thousand exotic plants, old Ford cars and a museum dedicated to the work of both men.