Patience Rodriguez named to 40 under 40

Select Vacation Properties Patience Rodriguez selected as one of the Gulf Coast 40 under 40 Sanibel Island, FL –After 20 years in the vacation rental industry on Sanibel Island, Patience Jennings-Rodriguez of Select Vacation Properties has been honored as one of the top 40 most influential business professionals under 40 by the Business Observer.   The 40 under 40 list is published annually and is dedicated to profiling the region’s up-and-coming entrepreneurs and top business leaders.  […]

Bird Watching on Sanibel

Sanibel Island has an array of activities for every age to enjoy.  Bird watching is a fantastic way to feel, hear, and see, the vibrancy of island life. A soothing way to enjoy the island and wild life through the stunningly agile movements of these docile, beautiful creatures. The most common of birds on Sanibel Island are called wader birds: a water bird, especially one with long legs, that habitually wades (walks through water) such […]

Diving on Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island is well-known as a beachside paradise. For those visitors who like to get out and about in the beautiful sunshine, there are plenty of watersports to keep you busy. From stand-up paddleboarding to kayaking and fishing, there’s an abundance of fun activities. But what about scuba diving? Whether there is any good scuba diving on Sanibel Island is a common question. The good news is – you can absolutely add in some diving […]

Sanibel 4th of July

Are you looking for something special to do this 4th of July? If so, get ready for a day of fun and festivities celebrating Independence Day on beautiful Sanibel Island. From the moment the sun wakes up to long after it’s retired for the evening, there are fun things to do for the 4th of July on Sanibel Island.  Let’s take a look! Free pancake breakfast at the Sanibel Community Church There’s nothing better to […]

The Beaches of Sanibel Island

There are many things to enjoy on beautiful Sanibel Island, but few visitors leave without taking some time to soak up the sun, sea and sand. It’s no surprise – the beaches of Sanibel Island are spectacular fun for visitors of all ages. Plus, each of Sanibel Island’s beaches has a slightly different personality, making it great fun to visit as many as you can.  Whether you’re planning to try your hand at some watersports, […]