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Published on : Wednesday, July 27, 2016
On July 18, New Smyrna Beach was featured in CNN Travel’s top “7 waterfront towns worth a closer look”. The article outlined the best features that the area has to offer as well as some suggestions on where visitors should explore to experience the small-town lifestyle of New Smyrna Beach.
“We are excited that our area is mentioned in a news outlet as big as CNN Travel,” said New Smyrna Beach Area CVB Executive Director, Debbie Meihls. “The New Smyrna Beach area has so much to offer its visitors from unique locally-owned restaurants to beautiful art galleries and historic sites. We want travelers to learn about the destination so they can decide to come here and have a great time experiencing the quaint seaside community”.
CNN Travel highlighted New Smyrna Beach’s history, outdoor activities, ecology, marine life, culture and culinary treats. There are many possibilities and adventures to experience in the area for all demographics. CNN Travel shows that uniqueness with two photos showcasing the beauty and appreciation New Smyrna Beach has for its beaches and nature.
New Smyrna Beach is the home to fascinating treasures left behind by its original settlers, both British and Native American, and holds the distinction of being the second oldest city in Florida. Today, you’ll find a laid-back blend of history, culture, the arts, shopping, dining, nature and 13 miles of white sand beaches. Visitors can enjoy culinary delights from fresh seafood to steaks and pasta on the waterfront, or they can decide to eat under an umbrella at a sidewalk café. At the end of the day, many retire to a charming bed and breakfast inn, family-size condominium or oceanfront hotel.