Anna Maria Island Florida

Category - Recreation

Anna Maria Island Sea Life

It’s always amazing to see what treasures you can find in the waters and beaches of Anna Maria Island. This time of year makes for great shelling and snorkeling, even just off the beach. Sunny skies and calm waters are perfect for seeing fish and...

Manatees on Anna Maria Island

Some family went out for a cruise around Anna Maria Island and happened upon some manatees.  Very gentle creatures.  A few years ago I was fortunate enough to swim with them off the northern end of the island.  It is a wonderful experience!  ...

Anna Maria Island Weather Change

COLD FRONT COMES TO AMI  When a cold front comes through up north, we prepare by getting out the scarves, mittens, hats, winter jackets, and maybe even the boots because we can know that the temperatures are going to dip, possibly to below freezing...

Still No BP Oil

Still no BP Oil on Anna Maria Island.  We are certainly thankful that none of the oil has reached our shores on Anna Maria Island, and we are keeping the other Florida coastal communities in our thoughts as the recover begins.  As the summer comes...

Spring Break Was Awesome

Well of course we knew it was going to be crowded, but if you know how to work around them……….or just avoid them all together you can do everything you want without the hassle.  We managed to not have one run in with any unruly...