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Address: Sanibel Island, FL
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The main street running through Sanibel Island is lined with shops,...

The main street running through Sanibel Island is lined with shops, boutiques, galleries and cafes.

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Cool Shop

Nice shop with LOTS of varieties of shells, crafts, chimes, and other souvenirs. A good place to find an already clean shell to take home.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Homewardbound12
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Acme, Pennsylvania, United States
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the main through way for Sanibel. Most of the shops and restaurants are located along this stretch of road. It is tree lined and peaceful depending on the time of year you visit. There are bike trails along the way also.

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Thank Karen S
Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There are bike paths everywhere...just follow it to Periwinkle Way and shop & explore. Nice shops and all lit up for the holidays.

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Thank Susan H
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous little shopping place with lots of quirky little things to buy. very different from the usual holiday souveneirs

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Thank Julie T
Parsippany, New Jersey
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We biked along Periwinkle. There are lots of wonderful shops. Shop owners are very friendly! Would recommend checking out Periwinkle way!

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Thank Anonymouswe239
Dunedin, Florida
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This shop sells dried, dead sharks and seahorses! Very disappointing to see a shop that looked like you could some good souvenirs. They may have had good souvenirs but i was so put off by all the dead stuff

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Nashville, Tennessee
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219 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice shop with LOTS of varieties of shells, crafts, chimes, and other souvenirs. A good place to find an already clean shell to take home.

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Thank Homewardbound12
Saint Louis, Missouri
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can find everything you need for your trip from clothing to groceries along this busy, but beautiful street. So many shops to chose from and all unique!

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Thank Begonia4
Oswego, New York
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34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great "way" to travel. There are many great places to stop and eat, buy souvenirs and to just to window shop!

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Thank janetk841
Saint Louis, Missouri
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

This place had shopping for all tastes and prices. Lots of fun and unique shops and beautifully landscaped!

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Largo, Florida
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78 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The varity of shells in thes store was very nice. We wondered around looking at them all before making a slection. Plus we picked up a coupon book at the welcome center so it was an even better deal. You should check it out.

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Thank Fran G

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