Based on our much larger guide to Tampa Bay & Florida's West Cost, this zeroes in on Fort Myers & Sanibel Island, Pine Island & Out Islands, Captiva, Fort Myers Beach, San Carlos Park & Estero, Bonita Springs & Bonita Beach. This easy-to-use book is packed with practical information and enticing facts that make it fun to read: A clean, attractive layout makes it easy to find what you're looking for within each of the book's six sections, whether it be suggestions for finding the best food, lodging, kayaking, fishing, or shopping; even driving directions are included.
Following are reviews of the full guide:
"This new edition of Walton's comprehensive guide is a must for visitors." --Bon Voyage.
"It was very knowledgeable. Told about most of the activities going on in Tampa and St. Petersburg." -- Beverly McChesney.
"Chelle Koster Walton's third edition of Tampa Bay & Florida's West Coast is out, and it updates all the basics on accommodations, restaurants, natural areas and historic sites alike. This adventure-oriented guide outlines the best in inland and water trips, includes museums and shopping, and provides an outdoor focus and budget-minded focus which will appeal to trip planners." -- Midwest Book Review.
"A full update of this popular guidebook, previously called the Adventure Guide to Florida's West Coast. This book takes in all the cities, towns, nature preserves, wilderness areas and sandy beaches that grace the Sunshine State's western shore. Covers Tampa Bay to Naples and Everglades National Park to Sanibel Island. Canoeing the Everglades, hiking on Gasparilla Island, exploring the history of Tampa's Ybor City - it's all here!" -- Amazon reviewer