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Martin County’s Festivals Make It a Must-Visit Destination In the Fall By Danny Lee The weather is mild, sea birds drift aloft or bob in the glistening water, and the many fascinating shops, restaurants and sugar-sand beaches are uncrowded and relaxed. It must be Martin County, Florida in the fall. Shopping? Crafts? Barrel rolls? Barrel...
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Martin County, FL,—Where Eating Out Is Eating Local By Katie Jackson Restaurant is a French word. Its root is restaurer—meaning to restore and refresh. Most Martin County restaurants don’t specialize in French food. But they have mastered the art of putting the fresh in refresh. They’re on a first-name basis with the local farmers and...
Originally established as a Seminole trading post, the city of Indiantown has been providing rest and respite to locals and travelers alike since the 1890’s. Once planned to be the southern hub of the Seaboard rail line, Indiantown is now home to several surprising attractions. Impressive Flora at Barley Barber Swamp This 450-acre parcel of...
Looking for the perfect place to unplug and truly “get away from it all?” Look no further than Martin County’s most impressive inns. Old Colorado Inn Stuart, Florida visitors can’t miss this brightly-hued haven! This 1917 inn features vibrant yellow walls, periwinkle awnings and coral doors – as well as all of the comforts of...
This fall, chase the last notes of summer sunshine to Martin County, Florida, home to Stuart, aptly named America’s 2016 “Happiest Seaside Town” by Coastal Living Magazine. This easy-to-get-to area, encompassing the communities of Port Salerno, Stuart, Palm City, Jensen Beach, Indiantown, Jupiter Island, Hobe Sound and Hutchinson Island, is accented by miles of beaches and...
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Ever Heard of a Camp-cation? – Kids learn new skills while mom and dad relax in Martin County, Florida By Shelley Caran New places tend to lend themselves to new experiences—especially in Martin County, Florida. Here, summer camps allow mom and dad a free morning while kids learn about the environment, learn a new skill...
On a Mission in Martin County -The surprising Florida shopping and culinary destination that’s just a ride away Enter: Martin County. In the 20-plus years Nancy and I have been married, we’ve traveled across America and Europe for writing projects or merely for pleasure. We’ve been fortunate to sail to Hawaii, Canada, Central America, South...
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Best of the Beach – Martin County, Florida’s beaches have activities for everyone By Kellilynn Hann Martin County has more than 22 miles of beaches, where you can enjoy everything from surfing and fishing to historic diving sites. So, whether you’re an adventure junkie or need a private spot to enjoy the surf and sand,...
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Florida’s Hidden Gem – Martin County offers authenticity, beauty and truly great outdoors By Gary McKechnie What fuels my passion as a traveler is simple. When I’m on the road, every day is different. With discoveries to be made, those are the days when routine gives way to anticipation. Exploration is beautiful, and I love...
Located off the coast of Martin and St. Lucie counties, Hutchinson Island is a beautiful barrier island offering an array of coastal sights and sounds. Make sure to stop by these Hutchinson Island hidden gems on your next trip to Martin County. Tiki Bars The Hutchinson Island Marriott Beach Resort and Marina is a gem...
No trip to south Florida is complete with a healthy helping of juicy, fresh-caught shrimp. The following Martin County restaurants serve up some of the best shrimp in all of Florida. Crawdaddy’s N’awlins Grill & Bar Get a taste of New Orleans on the Florida coast at Crawdaddy’s N’awlins Grill & Bar. This Jensen Beach...
The beautiful beach community of Jensen Beach is home to a slew of can’t-miss attractions, restaurants, shops and more.  Jensen Beach Causeway Park Tucked away under the impressive Frank A. Wacha Bridge, Jensen Beach Causeway Park is a spot that locals flock to for boating and angling. Take a visit to this park and you’ll...
Fresh takes on new meaning in Martin County Florida, an  easy-to-get-to-area encompassing the communities of Port Salerno, Stuart, Palm City, Jensen Beach, Indiantown, Jupiter Island, Hobe Sound and Hutchinson Island, offering beautiful beaches and 75+ parks – not to mention the most bio-diverse lagoon ecosystem in the Northern Hemisphere, the St. Lucie Inlet, all within two...
Sea turtle nesting season has arrived in Martin County! From March 1 to October 31, female sea turtles venture on land at night to lay their eggs. Keep reading for information on Martin County’s sea turtle population and how to safely spot them. With some of the most active nesting grounds in Florida, the Hobe...
Martin County is always full of life – but it becomes especially vibrant on Independence Day! Keep reading for our tips on what events to attend and what activities to partake in to make sure your Independence Day is especially patriotic.  Music at the Mansion – 4th of July Event If you want to celebrate...
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