Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Southwest Florida February 2011

This orange processing market is famous for its ice cream that comes in all kinds of mixtures.  Here we have orange and vanilla and lime and chocolate.
Some of the flowers in bloom:
Sand hill cranes in one of the many sanctuary residential communities:

Fisherman's Village in Punta Gorda is a great place to enjoy dining while watching the boats in the harbor.
Great shops and local artisans fill the boardwalks to the waterfront cafe.

We watched the sun set over Charlotte Harbor from the yacht basin at Fisherman's Village on a balmy night in February.