The new buildings, restorations and amenities concurrently preserved the city's past while showcasing newer facilities. Source: Wiki
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Florida Rambler - Gateway to the Authentic Florida
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Punta Gorda Historic - Mural Society
Our visit was limited to finding and shooting murals. The town is attractive and looks clean and updated. We did not have an opportunity to see the impacts of Hurricane Ida in late 2022. We will be exploring lots more since our daughter and family have moved to Punta Gorda, enjoying their new home on 7 acres ... inland. The are many unexplored area in the southwest and Ginger and I plan to photograph and explore ... "knock, knock - we've come to visit"