Islamorada, Florida Keys, FL
From the vantage point of Islamorada, Florida Keys you have access to the best fishing for the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean. World famous fishing can be found here for sailfish, tuna, permit, tarpon, and bonefish. Islamorada is known as the Sport Fishing Capitol of the World. After a hot day of fishing you can enjoy an evening in the Keys like no other in the world.
Some of the best accommodations in Key West include timeshare names like Hyatt, Coconut, and Galleon. Timeshares in Key West (about 85 miles) are:
Kona, Hawaii happens to be the location of the IFGA all tackle world record for Pacific Blue Marlin. Caught in 1982 it weighed in at 1,376 pounds. Yellowfin tuna, mahi mahi, wahoo, skipjack tuna, amberjack, and many others are plentiful in gorgeous Kona Hawaii.
Big game fishing tournaments feature the Pacific blue marlin among others. Here’s a fairly good list of the fishing tournaments in Kona:
The Charter Desk New Year’s Day Tournament, Dirty Dozen, Rock ‘ N ‘ Reel Hawaiian Open, Kona Kick Off, Firecracker Open, Blue Marlin World Cup, Skins Marlin Derby, Marlin Magic Lure Tournament, Series Championship, Hugo’s Wahine Open, Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament, and the Big Island Marlin Tourney.
Travel to Hawaii for the ultimate fishing vacation need not be that expensive when you stay in a timeshare. Typically a timeshare rents for a week and you can choose from studio, one bedroom, and two bedroom units. Here are the top timeshares in and around the Kona area:
Bay Club at Waikoloa Resort, Kona Coast Resort II, Paniolo Greens, The Kona Coast Resort I, Wyndham Kona Hawaiian Resort, Mauna Loa Village by the Sea, Shell Vacations Kona Coast II, Royal Aloha Keauhou-Kona, Shell Vacations Club at Paniolo Greens, Kona Reef Resort