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Sanibel Island Lighthouse

Southwest Florida has a little bit of a boating (non-shipping) community so we don’t have the lighthouses that the east coast has.  Besides the community of Lighthouse Bay one of the real lighthouses is the Sanibel Lighthouse, of course positioned on Sanibel Island.   

Today is National Lighthouse Day so we’d thought we’d point out Southwest Florida’s favorite lighthouse and remind you to visit the island in the summer when you’re not challenged by tourist traffic.

There are several things to do on Sanibel that we can suggest while you’re out there:


Don’t forget to take toll cash for the bridge. There is a charge to cross the bridge over the river that separates Sanibel Island from Fort Myers.   Enjoy!