South of Tampa along the Gulf of Mexico
Bradenton is proud to have great residential communities, surrounded by activities for all. Whether you like to spend the day on one of the many gorgeous golf courses, relax on the nearby Anna Maria Island‘s beach, or go on a shopping spree at Ellenton Mall, Bradenton has something for everyone.
The Hungarian Willi Pogany painted the ballroom’s ceiling with the theme The Dancers of the Nations showing dancing couples from 16 nations. He also painted the foyer and the game room. The circus exhibitions (items, clothing, railroad car, the train of Ringling) located in two buildings. The Ringling’s exceptional art collection fills two wings of the art galleries at the Ringling Museum of Art. There is a lovely garden between the wings. The Ringling Museum is truly an outstanding place to discover!
The Imaginarium Hands-On Museum and Aquarium provides fun with science. The Lovers Key State Park is home of manatees, dolphins, shells, swimming etc. Fort Myers Beach with its beautiful beaches, parasailing and kayaking perfect place to relax. There are many golf courses for the lovers of this sport. Sanibel Island – North of Ft. Myers – is a place for finding shells.