Professional Baseball in Englewood

I was driving along State Road 776 in Port Charlotte when I saw a baseball stadium. It was the afternoon and I realized that there was a Spring Training baseball game being played.  I love baseball so I turned into the parking lot, parked and walked up to the box office. Luckily there were still tickets available.  I purchased 2 tickets and we walked into the stadium. They were 1 inning into the start and

Golfing in the Englewood area

In researching the golf scene in Southwest Florida, I found Englewood and Manasota Key with lots of very affordable courses. There are 10 golf courses within a 15-25 minute drive of Englewood Beach and Yacht Club and Sea Oats Beach Club. The Rotonda area has 7 courses with all sorts of difficulty and number of holes. There are 3 executive courses from 36 to 62 holes and shorter layouts while the others are par 70-72

Playing Tennis in Englewood

I brought my tennis rackets on vacation but did not have a great feeling about being able to play. What I found was plenty of public and one private tennis club in the Englewood area. The Englewood Tennis Center is a semi private club with 7 Har-Tru Clay Tennis courts located 10-15 minutes from Manasota Key. These soft courts are very easy on the joints and they have a mix of men’s and women’s organized