Beach Life

view of people parasailing in Marco Island

How to Prepare for a Parasailing Adventure

Parasailing is a blast. You soar in the sky, over the water, with not a care in the world and the breeze blowing through your hair. It’s a great feeling and one of the most popular water activities on Marco... Read more

Walk way through the Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park

6 Amazing Marco Island Land Tours

Take a break from the water for an afternoon and think outside the box. When it comes to adventures on Marco Island, most people turn their attention to the inviting Gulf waters. And while we don’t blame them, there are... Read more

There’s a perfect spot to fish near every one of our Marco Island vacation rentals. No matter your skill level, the fishing in Marco Island is enjoyable for all

A Fisherman’s Guide to the Perfect Weekend on Marco Island

Marco Island is a picturesque vacation spot full of fun in the sun. From the clean beaches to the fresh seafood and the most unique shopping, this destination is perfect for a family getaway. One of the main attractions drawing... Read more

South Beach in Marco Island has every substantial feature you could ask for: rolling dunes, sprawling white sands, glorious gulf views, and more.

You’ll Love the Paradise of South Beach

If you stand out on the beaches of Marco Island and scan the coast, you are certain to see a row of glorious vacation rentals right on the beach. Docks to the water, elegant cottages, and open white sandy beaches... Read more


How to Find the Best Seashells on Marco Island

Seashells. These cute, fascinating, magical objects from the sea attract beachcombers near and far to the shores of Marco Island. Seashells populate seemingly every square inch of Marco Island’s sandy white beaches. When barefoot, you can’t walk far on the... Read more

Meet the dolphin whisperer of Marco Island,.

Meet The Amazing Dolphin Whisperer Of Marco Island

Marco Island is all about the beaches and the “water life.” Whether admiring from afar or exploring the waters directly looking for local wildlife, few places are covered in amazing natural sights against the backdrop of the Gulf of Mexico’s... Read more

How to Take Breathtaking Instagram Beach Photos || Marco Island || Clausen Properties

How to Take Breathtaking Instagram Beach Photos

Instagram is the ultimate place for picture lovers. This photo sharing app has reinvented the art of the “selfie,” raising the bar higher and higher. Selfie sticks are everywhere. We are glued to our phones, trying to get the caption... Read more

Take your dog to Canine Cove dog park Marco Island || Marco Island || Clausen Properties

Canine Cove on Marco Island is the Best Place to be with Your Pet

A large bone attached to a tree, with the words “Canine Cove,” welcomes you to one of the best dog parks in Marco Island. There’s plenty of ground to cover for your adventurous and excited pup, so let’s get to... Read more

Visit Tigertail Lagoon on the Beaches of Marco Island, Florida || Marco Island || Clausen Properties

2 Tigertail Beach Spots: Tigertail Lagoon and Sand Dollar Spit

Marco Island is surrounded by beautiful beaches. From any location on the island, you can walk to a breathtaking Gulfside beach from a relaxing Marco Island vacation rental. Tigertail Beach is, perhaps, the most iconic of them all. The dazzling... Read more

Stone Crab Marco Island

Why Are Stone Crabs So Popular in Southwest Florida?

Any non-crab enthusiast might look at the stone crab as just another crab. They might ask, “What is so special about the stone crab? Why are stone crabs so expensive? I don’t get it.” True seafood lovers and southwest Floridians... Read more