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Sarasota and her barrier islands Lido Key and Longboat Key, are renowned as a premium destination - and travelers give us more attention with each passing year. Thousands flock here from all over the world, drawn to our amazing year-round climate and pristine, gleaming white beaches, recognized as some of the country's best. Known for its eclectic mix of arts and culture, casual to gourmet dining and active nightlife; Sarasota also offers spring training for the baseball enthusiast, nearly 80 golf courses to challenge you and exciting water sports of all kinds. There truly is something for everyone here in Sarasota.
Classic St. Armands Circle
If you’ve spent any time on Longboat Key or in Sarasota proper, or done any amount of research on the area, you’ve heard of St. Armands. John Ringling’s fancy shopping circle is... read more
Sarasota History In 5 Easy Pieces
The Sarasota area’s unique journey from wild and untamed Gulf coast paradise to sophisticated, cultivated cultural mecca is a colorful one. To really understand its unconventional history,... read more
Spotlight On Spring Training
The Sarasota area has long played host to Major League Baseball during pre-season training, ever since circus impresario John Ringling enticed the New York Giants to practice here in 1924. A long... read more