Hidden Florida: Boca Grande

If you want to visit destinations in Florida without having to cram yourself into the crowd, you should visit the peaceful historic town of Boca Grande, Gasparilla Island. There is no bustling environment in the place. Aside from the absence of a bustling crowd, there are no high-rise buildings nor traffic lights. Instead, you will see 7 miles of beaches, a clean park, bicycle trail for bikers, and a place swarming with wildlife. The beaches in Boca Grande are teeming with dolphins, osprey, pelicans, manatees, etc. The town has several spots for fishing and shelling.

Known as the “Tarpon Capital of the World”, Boca Grande attract visitors with fishing rentals and sailing options. If you get hungry from all the activities mentioned above, there are many restaurants you can pick from that actually serve great food.