Hello! My name is Lisa. I’m a travel and lifestyle blogger focusing on budget luxury beach vacations and coastal living for the free-spirited woman on a budget.

Best beaches in Sarasota & 5 reasons to visit Sarasota

The best beaches in Sarasota

Sarasota is a magical place, a seaside city on the Gulf of Mexico tucked into the southwest corner of FL between its better-known neighbors, Tampa and Ft. Myers. I moved here 6 years ago after enduring 45 years of Mongolian winters in the Northeast and Midwest, mainly just to enjoy year-round sunshine, salty warm breezes, palm trees, and exotic birds. …