It's the sport here. To shell. It's what everyone does on Sanibel Island. It's a modern day treasure hunt to find the most beautiful shells, of which there are an endless amount.
Arthur Frommer chose Sanibel as the number one top destination to visit in 2012. Um...that would be beating out Paris and Bali. That was quite an honor. It's also contributed this year to the added traffic this year. But a small inconvenience on this beautiful island.