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Expert Review of Gasparilla Island

Romance Review of Gasparilla Island

Away Travel Expert: Christine Loomis
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RomanceExpert Rating 4.0 out of 5 Recommended for:
Anniversary,Honeymoon,Weekend Getaway
RomanceExpert Tips & Helpful Hints
  • Boca Grande Pass, just offshore, is known as the "tarpon fishing capital of the world" from May to July, but sportfishing is popular year-round.
  • Rather than drive, visit Gasparilla and Boca Grande by boat on a day trip with Captiva Cruises, which allows for about three hours on shore to explore the island.
One of the most inviting day-trip destinations on Florida's southwest coast is Gasparilla, a barrier island halfway between Fort Meyers and Sarasota. Accessible by car or boat, Gasparilla is a step back in time. This is especially true of the

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Gasparilla Island, Florida

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