Shangri-La Springs has two huge mysore fig trees on the property. One was recently named the biggest in Florida, but construction in the area makes it unphotographable. This is the second mysore fig tree on the property. It is considered the third largest in Florida and is called the Challenger Tree.
A fire station on Bonita Springs' Old Route 41 has a new park beside a mural honoring firefighters' contributions in dealing with the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center.
The artist is Laurent Dareau, a naturalized citizen from France.