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Are There Sharks in the Water at Siesta Key Beach?

By | November 4th, 2015|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key News|Tags: , , |

One of the most frequently asked questions we get from vacationers is whether there are sharks in the water at Siesta Key Beach. After all, with Discovery Channel’s famous Shark Week and the popularity of the Jaws franchise, the threat of a real-life shark attack can seem all too real. But life isn’t a movie set and to help assuage your worries, consider the following statistics and safe swimming tips to keep you safe and shark-free: […]

How Siesta Key Beach Compares to European Beaches

By | June 12th, 2015|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key News|Tags: , , , , |

Planning a beach vacation but don’t know where to start? The ideal location is the first step. A beach vacation is a staple of summer getaways. After a long winter, most people are ready for some sun and sand.  The crucial question is where to head to. […]

Shelling on Siesta Key Beach!

By | April 8th, 2015|Categories: Nature and Environment, Things to Do, Vacation Hints and Tips|Tags: , , , , |

There are many different shells found in the shallow waters off of Siesta Key and Sarasota. Hundreds of different species live further out in the Gulf of Mexico in deeper waters. The half-inch, colorful coquina clam that is most common to shell collectors lives only along the shore, where the waves can bring them oxygen and food during high tide. […]

Birds, mammals, reptiles, plants and more at Sarasota Jungle Gardens

By | July 28th, 2014|Categories: Local Attractions, Nature and Environment, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Flamingos at the Sarasota Jungle Gardens  […]

Become a Sarasota Bay Explorer for the day

By | July 24th, 2014|Categories: Local Attractions, Nature and Environment, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sarasota Bay ExplorersBecome a Sarasota BayWant your kids to learn more about the ocean than they can by just visiting the beach? Interactive marine science boat trips and safaris are cruising through Sarasota Bay and Lido Park that are sure to get the whole family excited about marine life in Sarasota. There are 3 different eco tours available for you and your family to experience, that are in conjunction with Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium. […]

Have you ever seen the ‘Green Flash’ at sunset on Siesta Key?

By | April 2nd, 2014|Categories: Nature and Environment, Vacation Hints and Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Have you ever seen the ‘Green Flash’ at sunset or even sunrise on Siesta Key? […]

Experiencing the Best of Nature in Sarasota, FL

By | January 6th, 2014|Categories: Local Attractions, Nature and Environment, Things to Do|Tags: |

Sarasota is alive with exceptional blessings from Mother Nature. From one corner of the city to the next, the beauty and wonder of all that Mother Nature has created is bountiful. From the local flora to the local fauna, there are so many ways to take full advantage of being able to see these things that amaze and to make incredible memories. […]

What Are The Best Ways To Enjoy Nature While Staying At A Sarasota Hotel?

By | December 17th, 2013|Categories: Local Attractions, Nature and Environment, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Tropical Paradise abounds on Siesta Key and there are so many incredible ways to experience it while staying at our Siesta Key, Sarasota hotelWhat Are The Best Ways To Enjoy Nature While Staying At A Sarasota Hotel? […]

Let the Siesta Key sand help you reduce stress and strengthen your muscles through yoga and SUP!

By | August 9th, 2013|Categories: Nature and Environment, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Yoga on the Crescent Beach with the Siesta Key sand is an experience you won’t forgetTropical Beach Resorts understands that our guests come to Siesta Key to feel good and to help alleviate stress. The Siesta Key sand is like no other beach around and you will be drawn to the special sand for years to come. We  strive to ensure  the ultimate vacation experience by offering premier accommodations and exceptional customer service that makes you feel like a star. To further enhance your vacation experience, we offer complimentary beach yoga every Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday on Crescent Beach in Sarasota, Florida. There is nothing like the cool, clean Siesta Key sand to experience a morning of invigorating yoga! […]