Naples + The Gulf Coast

Naples + The Gulf Coast Travel Guide

Articles about Naples + The Gulf Coast

By Tom Austin
Tampa has a unique culinary culture, poised between the food of Florida’s past and the future of cutting-edge cuisine. In the trendy-as-all-get-out Seminole Heights neighborhood, The Refinery—helmed by the four-time James Beard Foundation-nominate...
By Carey Jones

The venerable covered market of yore has been reborn as a 21st-century hub for omnivores. Here, a list of our favorite new spots around the world.

By Erika Owen

The wonderful story of what happened when one kid lost his stuffed animal in an airport.

By Erika Owen
You don’t need to burn any miles to get in a solid summer vacation—or at least a killer Summer Fridays Personal finance website WalletHub has shared its yearly list of best (and worst) spots to spend those personal days. WalletHub defines a sta...
By Katrina Brown Hunt

Sauce or no sauce? Burnt ends or whole pig? Travel + Leisure readers offered meaty results in the search for the nation’s best barbecue. 

By Katrina Brown Hunt

Recycling bins are only the beginning: Travel + Leisure readers picked the best cities for earth-friendly perks like solar-powered hotels, bike-powered beer bars, and fabulous recycled fashions. 

Hotels in Naples + The Gulf Coast

Splurge for the night in downtown’s historic district. The wacky but endearing B&B hidden in an 1888 Queen Anne Victorian has 13 antique-filled rooms, five with destination themes, including chinoiserie for China, a bijoux floral Paris apartment, and horse-inspired décor for Argentina.

Restaurants in Naples + The Gulf Coast

This pub on Captiva Island spills out onto the beach. There’s a modest menu of light fare, but our advice is to eat ahead. Instead, order a cold brew, settle into a wood beach chair, and watch the sun set while looking out at the Gulf of Mexico.