Siesta Life


Siesta Key is the place to be in Florida. No matter how you want to experience SIESTA LIFE, Crystal Sands is here to bring you the best insights, recommendations, and lists of things to do in Siesta Key, Florida.

SIESTA LIFE BLOG || Vacation Condos on Siesta Key || Crystal Sands

Here on our SIESTA LIFE blog, you'll find Attractions to See, Events to Attend, Island Life, Places to Eat, and Sports to Play. We're glad you're here! Stick around a while!


Siesta Beach Seafood & Music Festival || Siesta Key || Crystal Sands on Siesta Key

What to Do at the Siesta Beach Seafood and Music Festival

Siesta Beach is a frolicking fun time. You can’t escape the water-filled activities, the marvelous views, the wonderful Siesta Key vacation rentals, or the many seasonal events – nor would you ever want to! While Siesta Beach is a great […]
Ted Sperling Park Lido Key

The Ted Sperling Park is a Hop, Skip, and a Jump Away

Hidden in the red mangroves, on the southern end of Lido Key, and just a few minutes from St. Armand’s Circle, is another world entirely. Thick vegetation, quiet isolation, wildlife, and more make up the spectacular Ted Sperling Park in […]
Siesta Key Sand Sculpting

Siesta Key Crystal Classic Sand Sculpting Competition

The Siesta Key Crystal Classic International Sand Sculpting Festival is an unrivaled spectacle. There is no way you can see the end result of the competition and not be completely enamored and impressed by the incredible delicacy and skill that […]
What to Buy When You Visit CB’s Saltwater Outfitters || Crystal Sands

What to Buy When You Visit CB’s Saltwater Outfitters

There’s something special in the air when you hit the Siesta Key Marina and see the majestic boats, the intriguing boat names, and the water hitting the docks. It’s like an introduction, or a port, to the world of the […]

What to Expect While Golfing on Vacation

Sarasota County houses about 30 different golf and country clubs. Some are extremely exclusive and others are open to everyone. Some are filled with welcoming amenities and offer the pure golfing experience without the frills. Newer or experienced golf enthusiasts […]
3 Local Siesta Key Cafes to Tempt Your Palate|| Crystal Sands

3 Local Siesta Key Cafes to Tempt Your Palate

Vast stretches of powdery white sand and azure sea make Siesta Key one of the most sought-after beach destinations in Florida. But another one of the top draws here is the variety of locally owned cafes and bistros near Sarasota […]
When Is Turtle Season In Siesta Key?

When Is Turtle Season In Siesta Key?

Turtle season in Sarasota represents the start of an exciting period during which one of the ocean’s most precious and endangered creatures make their way to the shores of Siesta Key and Sarasota to lay their eggs. Sea turtles are […]
What to Do on the Beaches of Siesta Key || Condo Rentals on Siesta Key || Crystal Sands

What to Do on the Beaches of Siesta Key

Vacationers from all over congregate in Siesta Key to spend their annual vacation on the long stretch of white sand that flanks the barrier island’s gulf coast. In fact, Siesta Key’s beaches are so perfect that they have been repeatedly […]
How to Find the Best Seashells on Siesta Key || Vacation Condos on Siesta Key || Crystal Sands

How to Find the Best Seashells on Siesta Key

Seashells are the beach lover’s ideal souvenir. There is something special about finding a seashell intact and straight from the source. A flawless seashell, found and treasured, could be an encapsulation of your entire vacation getaway. Finding a great one […]
Why is the Sand on Siesta Key So White? || Vacation Condos on Siesta Key || Crystal Sands

Why is the Sand on Siesta Key So White?

Siesta Key is famous for its natural beauty. Visitors come to watch pods of playful dolphins swimming by the shore. Others stay for the gorgeous gulf views of crystal-clear aquamarine waters that stretch as far as the eye can see. […]

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