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Shay Maria - Here at theCHIVE, we celebrate real beauty, While we turned up lighting levels on a few dark photos, not one pixel on Shay Maria today has been photoshopped.

Siesta Key, Florida.. Home

Folly Beach, South Carolina Mary loved beaches and shells and starfish. :) she always said starfish were stars that fell into the ocean to bring light to all dark places.

Italy has finessed the art of blending town and beach. At Santa Maria al Bagno, in Puglia, there is a subtle social theater directing who goes where, with the trendier crowd preferring the rocks.

Santa Maria al Bagno // Puglia, Italy // Mediterranean // beach // seaside // blue water // old world charm // paradise // exotic travel destinations // dream vacations // places to go

Anna Maria Island, Bean Point. Photo by bittersweethouse

Looking top rated paradise beach vacations? With our listing of the best tropical resorts, discover lush gardens, white sand beaches and turquoise waters.

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Good Food & Cold Beer - created by venice beach wines, so you know it's good

St Armands Circle - more than 140 shops, restaurants and galleries.

Best Siesta Key, Longboat Key, Bird Island Florida shopping.

St Armands Circle - more than 140 shops, restaurants and galleries. When I was a kid my grandmother did all her holiday shopping in St Armands Circle. I wonder how much it has changed?

Birds of Florida

Inn at the Beach is a premier beachside vacation destination located on beautiful Venice beach, Florida.

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5 Unexpected Lessons When Buying a Home (From People Who've Done It Before)

IslandWalk at the West Villages, Venice - Trulia

Sunset at Sharky's on the Pier, Venice, Florida.

One of the best spots to watch sense in Venice, Florida is at Sharky's on the Pier restaurant or next door at Fin's at Sharky's.

Where to Eat in Sarasota, Florida. Local favorites for any meal of the day that are sure to satisfy any foodie!

Where to Eat in Sarasota, Florida

Marie Selby Botanic Gardens.  811 S Palm Ave, Sarasota, 10 AM - 5 PM

This family-friendly elevated, one-acre horticultural feature simulates one of the wildest places on earth— the tropical rainforest, home to half the world’s known plant and animal species. The only admission requirement is to be a child at heart!