Monthly Archives: October 2019

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Take a Scenic Drive on the Tamiami Trail between Naples and Miami

By | 2019-10-24T16:42:39+00:00 October 24th, 2019|Naples|

Take a Scenic Drive on the Tamiami Trail between Naples and Miami Photo Courtesy of Naples Backyard History With the rise of the automobile industry in the early twentieth century also came the beginnings of what we now call "road trips." It was the ability to get farther faster that helped build Florida's vibrant tourism industry.  Roads were built for cars to travel north to south on both the west and east coasts of Florida, but getting across the state involved taking roads that were more suited for horses than cars. In 1915 business owners from Miami, Naples, and Fort Meyers met with Florida state officials to propose a cross-state roadway that would bridge Miami, in the east, and Tampa on the west via Naples. This route would aid in boosting the state's tourism [...]

Winter Wonderland in Naples, FL – 2019 Holiday Events

By | 2019-10-24T15:33:21+00:00 October 11th, 2019|Naples|

Winter Wonderland in Naples, FL - 2019 Holiday Events There is always something exciting to do and see in beautiful Naples, Florida, year-round.  During the holiday season, Naples becomes a winter wonderland—just without the snow and freezing weather.With a variety of holiday events perfect for the entire family, Naples is an unforgettable holiday destination. The holiday season begins in late November and culminates in the dazzling fireworks display high over the Naples Pier on New Year’s Eve to ring in the new year.From tree lightings, colorful light displays and holiday shows, enjoy some of the many seasonal events listed below on your winter getaway to Naples.42nd Annual Christmas on ThirdNovember 25, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PMThird Street South 1207 3rd Street S., Naples, FL 34102https://thirdstreetsouth.com/event/42nd-annual-christmas-on-third/This annual tradition features talented musicians, holiday lights, and Santa with his [...]