Sanibel Island, Captiva Island, Sanibel and Captiva

Sanibel and Captiva

an image of Hog Island

Hog Island

U.S. Gulf

U.S. Gulf
Warmer waters make for cooler cruising. Southern Boating publishes a U.S. Gulf Coast Regional Report each month to make your Gulf Coast cruising a success. Chock-full of information for everywhere from the panhandle of Florida to the tip of Texas—Southern Boating gives you the lowdown on all events, happenings, marinas, destinations, and more!

Southern Traditions

As the first cool fronts make their way down from the north and with the holidays right around the corner, the second major boating...
Venice, Florida: Pier at Sharky's on Caspersen Beach, Vienice, Florida

A Different Type of Venice

A visit to this sleepy, seaside city invites equestrian-minded cruisers to experience “horse power” at its best. When someone mentions a trip to Venice, it’s probable that...
Baby, You're a Firework

Baby, You’re a Firework

The Best Firework Shows in the Gulf From Brownsville, Texas, to the Florida Keys, Gulf boaters will anchor in bays, bayous, coves, and marinas to...
manatees, crystal river, swimming with manatees, where to swim with manatees,

Crystal River, FL

Mermaid Fable in Crystal River Swim with the gentle giants once mistaken for fishtailed maidens, and discover the Florida spot they call home. If your cruising...

Texas’ Flower Garden Banks

The Gulf of Mexico is a true tropical sea and one of the deepest bodies of water in the world. From the height of...

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