Monday, July 29 2019

Naples Surfing

If you're planning to surf on your next visit to Florida I sure hope you're not coming to Naples. The gulf side is not where you want to be to surf, you want to ocean side where there are waves. You might find the waters in the gulf to be too choppy for your little fishing boat at times but that's about it. There's an exception now and then but that's only because bad things may be about to happen due to a hurricane approaching.

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Sunday, July 28 2019

Naples Gulf Shore Blvd

As a local real estate website states:

Every community has a special attraction unique to the city. Naples has the Pier at the south end, the Ritz-Carlton to the north, and fabulous Gulf Shore Boulevard in between. Taking a drive up The Boulevard is an enchanting experience, a beautiful meandering drive with landscaped medians and a diversity of interesting architectural styles.

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Saturday, July 13 2019

Naples Pier

Though it has been damaged over the 20th century by fire and numerous hurricanes, it was reconstructed and remains a symbol of the town’s resilience, history and beauty. This photo was taken on a stormy day when, as I suspected, there wouldn't be anybody at the pier which is typically quite busy. As you can see the passing storm churned up the otherwise calm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

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