Protecting the Turtles

DATE: June 27, 2019

Curious about why turning your lights out at night is such an important task? Or maybe why removing any furniture on the beach is necessary? It’s sea turtle nesting season! Sanibel is currently in the middle of a very busy sea turtle nesting season, which lasts from April until about August. In fact, the island currently has over 350 nests! [...]

What to do on Sanibel Island

DATE: May 31, 2019

Here at Sundial, we know that vacation time is precious. We have a few ideas on how you can spend yours while visiting our resort and Sanibel Island. All you’ll need to do is clear your schedule and pack your bags! (Header Photo provided by themommynichols.com) Here at Sundial Resort Explore Nature with Sanibel Sea School Summer Camp Learn about [...]

Treasures of Sanibel Island

DATE: May 15, 2019

Although pirates Jose Gaspar and Black Caesar once roamed the blue-green waters of Southwest Florida pillaging and hiding their booty, not all of Sanibel Island’s treasure is buried. Here’s a list of “island treasures” ready and waiting for you to discover on your Sundial Beach Resort & Spa vacation. Mermaids are Real! European sailors told tales of the mythical half [...]

Try Flan Caramel this Easter

DATE: April 18, 2019

Impress your family and friends with a new recipe this year, straight from your favorite island getaway, Sundial! Flan Caramel is a rich custard dessert baked with caramelized sugar. It’s the perfect addition to any holiday dessert spread! Ingredients 1 1/2 cups sugar (divided) 6 large eggs (kept at room-temperature) 1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 2 (13-ounce) cans evaporated milk [...]