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Address: Sanibel Island, FL
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Activities: Shopping
Description: 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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The "main drag" through town

This seems to be the main drag on Sanibel Island. It traverses through mostly residential and some business areas. Lots of nice homes to look at.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Brilliant selection of shells! A great place to find a great gift to take back home. Two locations on the island!

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Visit to She Sells Sea Shells was ok. The shells are amazing. We actually were looking for some Tshirts as we have visited this place many times in the past. The selection of shirts was not very good

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

This seems to be the main drag on Sanibel Island. It traverses through mostly residential and some business areas. Lots of nice homes to look at.

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193 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Good selection of shells I suppose. I wanted a Christmas ornament - they were pretty but pretty expensive too!

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Big Clifty, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Periwinkle Way is the main strip through Sanibel that is home to many shopping places and restaurants.

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Salem, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

so be patient and watch out as people will pull out in front of you when you least expect it. Also the crosswalks are everywhere so beware as pedestrians have the right of way - so give it to them please.

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Wildwood, MO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Lots of shops to visit, plenty of benches to rest near waterfalls, lots of tropical plants and trees.

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Kittanning, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Ride your bike to everything. Flat easy riding and bike friendly shops and restaurants with bike racks. Make sure to ask when you sign out the bikes to get a lock and cable.

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VIRGINIA BEACH
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Periwinkle Way is the driving or biking attraction for Sanibel. Rows of shops, eateries, campgrounds, scenery. It's the trail to follow. I like the bike paths weaving beside the roadway.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This is where you go for most of the shopping & eating! This road goes from tip to tip of the island.

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Address: Sanibel Island, FL
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island

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