Anna Maria Island, Florida Gulf Coast near Tampa Bay, is one of the best value for your beach holiday in the United States. AMI is a long barrier island about seven miles, but has more than eight miles from the coast because they wrap around the edges of the north and south. The sand is clean and white as you would expect to find in the Caribbean and the waters are generally calm and reflect the brilliant shades of turquoise.
Anna Maria Island is a favorite holiday destination among Floridians. And of the more than 100,000 tourists visit the island each year, mostly repeat guests who return to the island every year. That's because the island is like a little secret that you just have to experience to enjoy. If you are looking for best beach vacation then you can choose Anna Maria Island.
So what makes the island so different? Well, the same features that make it magical is what make it relatively unknown. AMI policy prohibits the company chain from opening their businesses on the beach AMI.
Without large-scale luxury resort, amusement park and hotel chains, the presence of AMI runs silently unknown in the midst of print, radio, television, the Internet, mobile phones and direct mail advertising trying to draw travelers into Florida's many mechanized tourism attractions.