How many states in our amazing country can match the mythology of Florida?  Go ahead; we’ll wait for an answer.  That’s right, none! Not one.  I know, perhaps we are a bit jaded, but as locals who have spent a lot of years living in Paradise – Naples, Florida – we can heartily attest to the fact.  Sure, you’ll occasionally be trapped in the fast lane behind a Buick going 35 miles per hour under the speed limit with the left blinker eternally flashing, but you’ll also reap the benefits of an absolutely incredible state. To appreciate what Florida offers, you gotta veer off the beaten path.  Consider Naples – just a beach destination, right?  Of course not, although we will admit the beaches are beyond awesome! But this destination is also packed with so many other exciting things to do.

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