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Events, Holidays, Uncategorized

Celebrate the 4th of July on AMI

July 4th on AMI

Independence Day is on its way and there is no better place to stay than with AMI Locals. Celebrate with Parades, Food, Fireworks and Beach Vibes! A few of our AMI Locals favorite recommendations for delicious food to start and finish the day : 1. Ginny’s and Jane E’s Café and Gift Shop A fun, …

Events

This Weekend is the De Soto Parade

A big event is returning to the Bradenton-Anna Maria Island area! After being cancelled last year due to COVID, the De Soto Parade is making a much-anticipated 2021 comeback on Saturday, April 24th. As a heads up to our Anna Maria Island visitors who will be arriving to check in this day – traffic will …

About Anna Maria Island, Vacation Tips

How to Identify Scam Vacation Rental Listings

How to identify scam vacation rental listings? We recently have been alerted to the growing issue of copycat scam listings of some of our rental properties, being posted on unverified websites.  Often, we are unaware of these duplicated fraudulent listings until it is too late and unknowing guests show up to check in to a …

Uncategorized, Vacation Tips

Eating Healthy While on Vacation

luxury chef's kitchen at Winding Waves

Easy and fun tips for eating healthy while on vacation! Life is all about balance. At least, that’s what we are told ever since we were kids. But if you are anything like us here in the AMI Locals office, we tend to eat whatever we please while we are on vacation… figuring we will …

About Anna Maria Island, Holidays, Seasons

Best Florida beaches to visit for Labor Day weekend

Where are the Best Florida beaches to visit for Labor Day weekend? Thinking of a little getaway for the long weekend? One of the safest way to travel in this Covid time is a road trip to a private beach house! The best beaches in Florida await you on Anna Maria Island for Labor Day …

About Anna Maria Island, Events, Things to Do, Uncategorized

Anna Maria Island Corporate Retreats

Planning a corporate retreat? With all that is going on in the world regarding Covid, we know it is going to be difficult to plan corporate retreats like we used to in the good ol’ days. Ballrooms and large conferences may unfortunately to be a thing of the past for the forseeable future. We have …

About Anna Maria Island, Things to Do, Vacation Tips

Best Beaches in the World

Where are the Best Beaches in the World? According to a new post by Travel Addicts, Bean Point Beach on Anna Maria Island is one of the World’s Best Beaches! So, our secret is out. But we’ve been saying for years that Anna Maria Island is home to the best beaches in the United States …

About Anna Maria Island, Current Events, Vacation Tips

We can’t wait to travel again!

What to Pack for Your Vacation to Anna Maria Island

We don’t know about you, but the time spent at home with our loved ones has been wonderful… but… we can’t wait to travel again! The beaches of Anna Maria Island especially are calling our name. So, here are the things we most look forward to visiting in the near future!

About Anna Maria Island, Current Events, Things to Do, Vacation Tips

Best Place to Vacation Post COVID-19

We are all looking forward to the days when life gets back to normal and the uncertainty has settled. One thing we will take away from this is how important it truly is to Carpe Diem, and enjoy every moment! So in the midst of COVID-19 you might be thinking we need a vacation, we …

About Anna Maria Island, Current Events, Uncategorized, Vacation Tips

Anna Maria Island open shops and restaurants

We wanted to let you know that Anna Maria Island is still here for you and we have some local shops and restaurants we would like to recognize during this time that are still open. Some are offering our AMI Locals guests a special discount as well! • RENTAL ITEMS • AMI BEACH FUN RENTALS …