Siesta Key is a place where peace abounds. Most likely you''ll have to go elsewhere for nightlife. Shore fishing is good, sunsets are unobstructed and colorful.
The beach is really the shining star here. The sand is so fine that it packs easily, feels like silk between the toes, and is so white that it never gets hot, even at noon.
We had an unexpected delight while floating around on rafts in the Gulf one morning. A dolphin breached about 6 feet from me on my raft and drenched me with his blowhole spray - brilliant! Those types of events are the best because they are completely unexpected, but the most frustrating, because you never have a camera ready.
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