Cabbage Key is a bit of a hidden gem in the Gulf Coast, and if you want to check out an island while you're in Florida, Cabbage Key is a great one to see! You can see dolphins, tortoises, and amazing views of the ocean and palm trees and have the whole place to yourself
Pine Island has a long history dating back thousands of years ago. The first people to live on the island were the Calusa Indians, who settled here sometime around 500 AD. The Calusa were a powerful and respected tribe that controlled much of southwest Florida. They built large shell mounds, which can still be seen on Pine Island today. Check out our full article on the absolute best things to do on the island!