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Vacationing in Fort Myers   by Dan Carson

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Fort Myers Florida is a fantastic place to visit. Some parts of Florida can get a little chilly during the winter months, but places like Fort Myers and Miami stay warm pretty much all year round. This makes Fort Myers a great place to visit practically any time of the year.

Florida is a great place to visit with a group of close friends. In fact Florida is one of the most fabulous places to vacation in the country. It is pretty easy to find a place to stay in Fort Myers, but during the peak season it can be more difficult. You best bet is to make your reservations ahead of time. You can make reservations using any of the online travel sites, but you should make sure you shop around a bit to make sure you get a really good deal.

Bald Cypress Swamp Near Fort Myers, Florida, USA
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If you do decide to visit Fort Myers with a group of friends you may want to avoid spring break. Although Spring break is not a traditional spring break town, it still draws a crowd during spring break. Thousands of families flock to Fort Myers during spring break every year to spend time playing in the surf and soaking up the sunshine.

You may want to consider taking your Florida vacation during Florida's off season. This usually runs from January till March. During this time of year the weather is still fairly warm in Southern Florida. In northern Florida it will be too cold to swim and visit the beach.

Visiting Fort Myers during Florida's off season is a good Idea if you want to save some money. Between the months of January and March hotel prices tend to drop, because business is slow. You can usually get a great deal during these months.

If you don't want to use the internet to book your room you might consider using a travel agency. A travel agent can show you many different Fort Myers hotel packages and help you to decide which package is best for you.

Buildings at the Waterfront, Fort Myers, Naples, Florida, USA
Buildings at the Waterfront, Fort Myers, Naples, Florida, USA
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The internet is a great resource for finding beech condos and beach house in the Fort Myers area. Try checking out vacation rental by owner or a site that has online classified ads like Craigslist.

Make sure that you plan your visit well in advance. It will give you time to decide all the things that you want to do while you are in Fort Myers. It will also allow you enough time to search for the best possible rate on your hotel as well as your rental car and your airfare.

Plan to bring enough money to eat on as well. If you plan on eating out a lot it can end up costing quite a bit. You can visit a grocery store once you are in Fort Myers to and get things to snack on and eat for breakfast and dinner. Most areas in Florida have a local Winn Dixie or a Publix grocery store. You can expect the prices to be a bit higher in tourist towns, so pack the thing that you can bring from home. Purchase perishable items when you get into Fort Myers.

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About the Author - Article by Dan Carson, Specializing in South Beach Condos & Miami Beach Waterfront in Florida.
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Best Western Fort Myers Waterfront
The Best Western Waterfront, Fort Myers, Fla.,is located 15 miles from Southwest International Airport and close to the city center. Situated on the shores of the pristine Caloosahatchee River, this hotel caters to vacationers and business travelers. Guests are just minutes away from historic Thomas Edison's winter home and the downtown entertainment district. Fort Myers Convention Center is two miles away. Guests can enjoy a relaxing afternoon fishing off the hotel pier, or swimming in the heated pool. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the lobby. Dining is as close as Pinchers Crab Shack, located on premises, which features fresh seafood, including shrimp, clams, oysters and stone crab. 
Country Inn And Suites - Sanibel Gateway Ft Myers
The Country Inn & Suites Sanibel is located in Fort Myers, Fla., one-half mile from Shell Point Golf Club. Complimentary buffet-style breakfasts are available each morning. Meeting space is available for business and social functions, along with complimentary high-speed Internet access. Recreational amenities include a landscaped outdoor pool, barbecue grill and fitness center. Country-style guestrooms feature cable television, coffeemakers and complimentary high-speed Internet access. Suites offer large sitting areas, desks, microwave ovens, refrigerators and minibars. Freshly baked cookies make a delicious snack at the front desk
Diamondhead Beach Resort and Spa Fort Myers
Diamondhead Beach Resort and Spa is an all-suite beachfront resort located on Estero Island in Fort Myers Beach, Fla., steps from the warm waters of the Gulf. The resort is one-half mile from Fort Myers' entertainment district, also known as Main Street, which boasts boutiques, bistros and independently owned shops. Fishing charters are located one mile away. Bay Beach Golf Club, an 18-hole course with Bermuda grass and a variety of water hazards, is four miles from the resort. The 12-story Diamondhead Beach Resort and Spa offers fine dining at Chloe's Restaurant and Lounge, which features live piano music, fresh seafood and choice cuts of beef. Cabana's Beach Bar and Grill is a casual outdoor eatery overlooking the gulf and resort's pool. 
La Quinta Inn & Suites Ft. Myers - Sanibel Gateway
The La Quinta Inn Fort Myers NE is five miles from Fort Myers Beach, Fla. The popular Tanger Outlet Center is a mere a one-mile drive from the hotel and the nearest casino is five miles away. The hotel is also four miles from Lakes Park, a county park with bicycle trails. Red Sox Stadium, the spring training home of the Boston Red Sox, is 10 miles from the hotel. Guests of La Quinta Inn Fort Myers NE experience patio dining in the on-site restaurant and swimming in the immaculately maintained pool. Poolside food and beverage service is available for uninterrupted sunbathing. Water sports such as snorkeling, fishing and jet skiing are also popular in Fort Myers. Golfers may utilize at least 10 golf courses within a 10-mile radius. 
La Quinta Inn Fort Myers
The La Quinta Inn is located 12 miles from Ft. Myers Airport. This hotel is strategically located to suit the needs of both business and leisure travelers. The hotel is three miles from the Bell Tower Mall and only half a mile from the Edison Mall. Other notable attractions convenient to the hotel include Fort Myers Beach, Fort Myers Historical Museum and the Henry Ford Winter Home. Guests at the hotel should not miss an opportunity to visit Royal Palms Square, Sanibel Island and the Lake Park. The hotel offers guests a clean, comfortable room at a price that will allow you to enjoy the rest of your trip.
Lovers Key Resort Fort Myers
Lovers Key Resort is located on a small island between Bonita Springs and Naples in Fort Myers Beach, Fla. The resort is adjacent to Lovers Key State Park on Estero Bay, which offers pristine, white-sand beaches, nature trails and watercraft rentals. Bonita Beach and the Everglades Wonder Gardens are within 10 miles of the resort. A trolley runs from the resort to Fort Myers Beach and Bonita Springs. This high-rise resort's lobby features polished tile flooring and an adjoining guest lounge. The resort's bayside grill, Flippers on the Bay, offers local specialties such as ahi tuna steak and Key West coconut shrimp. Complimentary continental breakfasts are provided each morning. 
Outrigger Beach Resort Fort Myers
Guests of this Fort Meyers Beach hotel are offered views of the Gulf of Mexico, and are also within close proximity to many of the area’s most popular destinations. The Outrigger Beach Resort Fort Myers Beach is just steps from a great many recreational opportunities, including manatee and dolphin watching, surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, deep sea fishing, and beach sports. There are also many golf courses and casinos in the immediate vicinity, while Casino Dinner Cruises is just a few miles down the beach. The airport is less than 26 miles from the Outrigger Beach Resort Fort Myers Beach, and public transportation is frequent to the area. Foot touring is productive and popular within this area.
Red Roof Inn Ft Myers
Ft. Myers is home to so many attractions! Red Roof Ft. Myers is close to the historic winter residences of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, both among the nation's top 10 historic homes. Relax at our white sand beaches nearby Sanibel Island, Bonita Beach, Lover's Key, and the Barrier Islands. For fun for the whole family, go to the Imaginarium Science Museum, which features more than 60 interactive exhibits. To really relax, enjoy fishing, waterskiing, sightseeing and eco-tours along the banks of the beautiful Caloosahatchee River. Conveniently located off of Hwy 41, Red Roof Ft. Myers is close to over 10 nearby restaurants. 
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