Southwest Florida is "The Other" South Florida. Southwest Florida is not transient like Miami and has a homey Americana feel with a tropic twist!
Fort Myers is located in tropical Southwest Florida and was chosen by Thomas Edison and Henry Ford as their ideal location for a winter residence. With royal palms lining the streets, the Fort Myers area is the essence of what Florida brings to mind.
Drive south through Lee County and you come upon the gateway to The Everglades, Alligator Alley and the mystique of the tropics.