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Sarasota, Florida 2011

Updated on August 15, 2018

For our 17th wedding anniversary we decided to spend it in Sarasota. We had a wonderful time. Lido Key beach is beautiful the sunset is amazing (photo on the right).

We stayed at Hotel Ranola. We spend a day at the beach with pitcher of homemade sangria and watched the sunset.

We also the visited Ca' d'Zan Mansion, the Circus Museums and the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art. Was a great trip.

I have not yet added all the photos yet so make sure you check back.

Lido Key Beach, Sarasota

Lido Key Beach, Sarasota
Lido Key Beach, Sarasota

Hotel Ranola - This is where we stayed :)

http://www.hotelranola.com/
http://www.hotelranola.com/

(Photo from our visit.)

Hotel Ranola Downtown Sarasota
Hotel Ranola Downtown Sarasota

Hotel Ranola - Downtown Sarasota

This was such an awesome room! When we go back this is definitely where we will stay. The hotel is small only has 9 rooms. Each room has a full kitchen, a sitting area, a vanity, hardwood floors and funky, modern decor. It's wild, but also warm, cozy and comfortable. I have photos below of our room, but if you click on this image and visit the hotel website to see more photos, details and accommodations.


Our Room

Ringling Museum (Photo from my visit.)
Ringling Museum (Photo from my visit.)

The Ringling Circus Museum in Sarasota, Florida - AssociatedPress

The Circus Museum's world's largest miniature circus.

Ringling Circus Museum - Sarasota
Ringling Circus Museum - Sarasota
Ringling Museum (Photo from my visit.)
Ringling Museum (Photo from my visit.)
Ringling Circus Museum
Ringling Circus Museum

Ca' d'Zan Mansion - Photos from our visit.

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Video tour of the Ca' d'Zan Mansion I found on youtube.

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    • Hairdresser007 profile image

      James Jordan 

      5 years ago from Burbank, CA

      We get to Siesta key and the Cuban restaurant every time we go to visit the inlaws!

    • SmokeybonesJr profile image

      SmokeybonesJr 

      5 years ago

      very nice lens, thank you

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