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The Ultimate Guide to a Fabulous Marco Island Shopping Spree

Marco Island is known for its sandy beaches, tranquil waters, and sunshine. There’s no shortage of activities that take advantage of all of this, including sunsets cruises, kayaking adventures, or looking for shells. When you stay at a vacation rental... Read more

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Why You Should Visit Marco Island in May

When booking your Marco Island vacation rental with Clausen Properties, Inc., there are several things to take into consideration, like school functions, work commitments, and flight availability. If you are looking for the perfect time to visit, consider visiting Marco... Read more

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Is Marco Island Still One of Florida’s Best-Kept Secrets?

Until the past few decades, Marco Island fell under the radar of many for a long time, leaving it to be enjoyed by a few generations of residents and select savvy tourists who leaned toward an off-the-beaten-path vacation. In the... Read more

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Saving Marco Island Sea Life

Whether you enjoy birding, kayaking, hiking, or touring zoos, there are plenty of opportunities to see wildlife on your Marco Island vacation! Our Top 5 Spots range from all kinds of activities like paddling the Marco River or exploring the... Read more

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Marco Island After Irma Impact

There was a period of time where Marco Island was right in the center of would be the most historically cataclysmic hurricane on record- Hurricane Irma. As Miami residents sighed a breath of relief, residents along the Gulf Coast threw... Read more

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Naples and Marco Island, Florida Welcome Visitors October 1 With The Message ‘The Paradise Coast Is Clear’

Naples, Fla. (September 27, 2017) – The Florida Gulf Coast cities of Naples, Marco Island and Everglades City are welcoming visitors back after Hurricane Irma with the message ‘Florida’s Paradise Coast is Clear.’ Beaches, shops, restaurants and most hotels and... Read more

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A Brief History of Marco Island

Marco Island is a place full of rich history to discover. Marco Island history dates back hundreds of years, as the earliest known inhabitants were a group of Indigenous people called the Calusa. The Calusa people were a vibrant and... Read more

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Marco Island Fishing News

Marco Island is a picturesque area with plenty of natural beauty, bountiful seas and great weather. Your chances of encountering wildlife are great with all the marine life that calls the “10,000 Islands” their home. A diverse collection of fish... Read more

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Sea Turtle Nesting on Marco Island

It is the beginning of a very special season on Marco Island. Sea Turtle Nesting season draws people from all over the world hoping to get a chance to see these amazing animals laying their eggs. But so much attention... Read more