Punta Gorda, Florida

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

6631 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
1335 Votes - "Friendliest"
127 Votes - "Most Patriotic"
95 Votes - "Most Fun"
49 Votes - "Best For Food"
48 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"
Great Sailing - Boating - Fishing - Biking - Weather and activities with best of all the People in this town !
Reviewed by Captain3227
on August 20, 2013
When came over the Peace River bridge for the first time, the view of Punta Gorda took my breath away. After I moved there, I wasn't disappointed. I have never been a resident of or visited a more charming community. I always feel safe in Punta Gorda. It's a place where you always see people walking or biking or taking their dogs for a stroll. And, if you don't have a bike, you can use one (helmet provided) for an hour or all day just by stopping at any one of several "free bike" stations in the community. Add to that an abundance of festivals, a wonderful farmers market, great restaurants and a harbor where I often see stingrays, dolphins and manatees - it's hard to find anyplace quite like Punta Gorda.
Reviewed by Pgdnew
on August 20, 2013
We should change the name of our town from Punta Gorda to "I love It" because that is what everyone says when asked about our wonderful town.
Reviewed by bosanbrug
on August 19, 2013
Decided to go to Punta Gorda because it was one of the few places the local airport flew to. Started looking at houses the few days we were there. Bought one the next year. Love it! Wonderful neighbors, a pool, our boat at our dock only steps away. We live on Lake Champlain in the summer and we never thought we could find another paradise but we did in Punta Gorda..
Reviewed by peabodye
on August 19, 2013
Punta Gorda is the gem of the southwest gulf coast.
Reviewed by lescaraher
on August 19, 2013
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