February 7, 2018

One of the great things about boating in and around Siesta Key is that there are numerous places along the water where you can grab a cold beer or tropical drink and a bite to eat. No matter where you find yourself a great waterside restaraunt or tiki bar is likely not...

November 24, 2017

Donna and I hope that everyone had a happy and safe thanksgiving and are enjoying this time with family and friends. As we enter the cooler months of the year mother nature reminds me that this is actually a great time to live or visit this area. Recent charters have e...

May 2, 2017

A favorite past time of many guests we take out is collecting sea shells. There are so many and such a variety of shells along the shoreline of the beaches and sand bars throughout this area! Many guests get lost in the time while they take a slow stroll at the waters...

March 2, 2017

The waters of Sarasota and the various keys boasts an incredible number of dolphins. On a recent visit to the Mote Research Aquarium I learned there are over 170 resident dolphins of the Sarasota Bay area. Dolphins can be spotted almost anywhere and at anytime around t...

February 2, 2017

As the old saying goes " age is just a number" is played out every day all around us. Certainly living on Siesta Key affords an active lifestyle due to the year round excellent weather conditions. In all parts of the country however people are more active even at "adva...

December 26, 2016

One of the great things about Siesta Key is the absolute abundance of things to do. If you live here or are just vacationing one thing is for sure, you will not be bored! One of the many activities that takes place is the weekly drum circle at the public beach. Every S...

December 20, 2016

Yesterday my wife and I went on a nice long bike ride with some friends and absolutely loved it! We left our house on the key, and after meeting up with the others made our way over to City Island for a cheeseburger at the "World Famous New Pass Grill". 

What it made th...

December 18, 2016

Siesta Key and the surrounding area have some excellent places to try out snorkeling! The most popular spot by far is the point of rocks which is just south of crescent beach. It is a natural limestone formation that you can easily wade out to get to. The gradual slope...