"The historic Naples Pier is located on the Gulf of Mexico at the West end of 12th Avenue South. On-street parking is supplemented by a parking lot one block East, with additional parking at beach ends on the avenues to the north and south.

The Naples Pier is a favorite location for sightseers and fishermen with plenty of space to cast a line. It features restrooms, a concession stand with a covered eating area and beach supplies."

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"Once, the only people to stroll Naples’ seven miles of white, sandy beaches, were the Caloosa Indians. The first settlers, Roger Gordon and Joe Wiggins, arrived in Naples in the late 1860’s. 

Throughout the 1870’s and ’80’s, magazine and newspaper stories telling of the area’s mild climate and abundant fish and game likened it to the sunny Italian peninsula. The name Naples caught on when promoters described the bay as “surpassing the bay in Naples, Italy.”

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"Walk on a one-mile walking tour through the Naples Historic District, a Landmark listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and see the original Naples.

You will be able to imagine it as it was at    the end of the nineteenth century. Walk along historic Third Street South and learn where the original movie theater, general store and gas station once operated." 

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"At the corner of 12th Avenue South and Gulfshore Boulevard sits an exquisite example of Naples authentic charm, Historic Palm Cottage™. Under the preservation of the Naples Historical Society, the Palm Cottage™ house museum lets visitors experience the rustic, hand-crafted charm of Old Naples through guided tours where trained docents share unique insights, historic facts and colorful tales about this architectural gem."


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"Live the sights, sounds and beauty of 5th Avenue South. The destination for shopping, dining and playing in Naples! World class art and theater. One of a kind galleries and showrooms. Monthly events and annual festivals. More than 70 retail and professional services await you on 5th Avenue South! More than 37 restaurants and sweets shops await you on 5th Avenue South—something for everyone! See you on 5th!"


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"Lowdermilk Park is one of Naples’ premier beachfront parks. Our park has plenty of metered and unmetered parking spaces, a concession stand, sand volleyball courts, two children’s playgrounds, picnic tables, benches, restroom and shower facilities, and two gazebos for rent. Parking for beach access in the City of Naples requires the resident." 


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