Imagine lying on sun kissed beaches and strolling beneath colorful sunsets while the mystique of the Everglades is only a short distance away.  This unbelievable destination is Naples, Florida, which is designed to make your every vacation wish come true.  Top-notch stores are waiting for you to enter their doors and exquisite cuisines are prepared to satisfy your soul.  Naples is every traveler’s dream, a paradise unlike any other, boasting a harbor even considered “surpassing the bay in Naples, Italy.”  Stretched along the Gulf of Mexico, the city’s attractions are placed at the feet of its aquatic world, bringing word-class fishing, sailing, as well as swimming amid the tropical breeze.  Naples is the ideal location to leave your cares at home and nestle in the luxury of having the tropics at your beckon call.

 With its essence centered on the Gulf of Mexico, Naples is a captivating city in southwest Florida.  The city was first established in the late 1800s, and later lured a multitude of onlookers with its excellent weather and abundant fishing opportunities.   Adopting the name from the famous Italian city, Naples continued to blaze its own trail as a refreshing seafaring destination.  From art galleries to getting up close to exotic animals at the Naples Zoo, there is plenty to explore.  Take a stroll down memory lane in Naples’ Historic District or along the Naples Pier.  Hop aboard the City Dock for a cruise around the city’s landscape. Also, do not forget to take advantage of the city’s closeness to the Everglades and take part in adventures that are found buried beneath its jungles.

Wipe the sand off your feet and head to Naples’ shopping districts.  The façade of Third Street South as well as Fifth Street South are where shopaholics escape to find trendy fashions in addition to fascinating souvenirs.  A night on the town in Naples means dining and conversing with your favorite drink in hand.  The restaurants on the waterfront provide an array of seafood dishes while picturesque sceneries remain in constant view.  Whether you are seeking a casual or chic atmosphere, there is a plethora of bistros that offer a taste of ethnic as well as traditional foods.

Naples is characterized by a tropical climate.  It experiences idyllic weather all year round with the months of May to October (summer) facing highs in the 90s and lows in the 70s.  From December to February (winter) the weather fluctuates between the mid-70s decreasing to lows within the 50s.

Naples can be reached via Naples Municipal Airport (domestic) as well as Florida Southwest International Airport.  With an extensive transportation system, getting around the city is relatively easy.  Taxis are also convenient and ready to take you where you need to go.  In addition, the Naples Trolley services transportation to many of the city’s highlights.