A Marco Island must see destination, The Shops of Olde Marco located at 100 Palm street, take the last left before the Snook Inn go down about 100 yards and turn right into the Cafe De Marco parking lot. nestled between the buildings (built in 1962) is a Keywest style courtyard that is absolutely beautiful. They have a waterfall fountain and each storefront is finished in bright lively colors. there's an array of stores and artist, it even has a cobblestone walkway. There's Island music playing daily, SIMPLY CUP-CAKES a tasteful addition to the shops also reopening is LEE-BE SEAFOOD, this season they'll be offering ready to eat, to go combo's, Truly one of the best kept secrets on Marco Island. The Shops are back, The Shops courtyards are also available for rentals, weddings / anniversary / birthday etc. Contact Larry @ anicebox@comcast.net for pricing and availability.

Skin Renewal Systems Medical - Hair and Nails Spa is located 1000 N. Collier Blvd on Marco Island in the Heritage Square Shopping Center across from Publix shopping center.  Wash, dry and style, or a pedicure, manicure, full body massage View their website for other services.

15 minutes from Marco Island on the mainland is Collier-Seminole State Park. The park offers a popular daily guided canoe trip and monthly moonlight canoe trips. Call the ranger station for reservations. This is a great place for hiking (they have 1, 3 and 6 mile trails), walking your dog in shady places or renting their canoes or kayaks to wander on their 13 mile river system in the mangroves.