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mattggotu
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looking for options for daughter spolied by Bahamas

Hi All,

We took our oldest daughter to Exuma two years ago and the experience may have spoiled her a bit.

We're now looking for vacation options for our entire family of five. One of our youngest has food restrictions due to allergies so we're thinking about places in the U.S. where we can do our own cooking and food shopping.

We went to a beach close to home last year (Bethany Beach) but my daughter really wants someplace with a calm surf like Exuma.

Any frequent travelers have suggestions for us? We could go outside the U.S. but want to keep to a single flight so places like Exuma aren't really an option (the airfare becomes too costly).

All we really care about is a great beach. We'd be traveling in the summer but don't mind the heat.

Thanks!

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1. Re: looking for options for daughter spolied by Bahamas

the West Coast of Florida will have calmer beaches than the East Coast.

Not much left that looks like Exuma, though.

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2. Re: looking for options for daughter spolied by Bahamas

Have you found anyplace yet? I think your daughter would LOVE Fort Lauderale as it is really geared to the younger set. How old is she? Write to www.suny.org and you will get lots of info.

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3. Re: looking for options for daughter spolied by Bahamas

We're leaning toward the Ft. Meyers area but still haven't made a decision.

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4. Re: looking for options for daughter spolied by Bahamas

FMB isn't very much like exuma (lots of people).

Try Captiva, Gasparilla/Boca Grande, Anna Maria, Siesta Key.

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