Visit Florida - Florida Travel Guide
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The ideal Florida's climate draws millions of visitors to the pristine beaches and warm waters that surround the peninsula. To the north, Florida's Emerald Coast and the Pensacola Bay Area are renowned for their beautiful beaches and fishing opportunities. In the Big Bend Area, recreational activities and nature sightseeing are abundant.
The Tampa and Sarasota Bay areas feature resort accommodations and a range of family vacation activities, much like Greater Orlando, which is known as the home of Disney World and the EPCOT Center.
Miami is the jewel in Florida's crown offering cultural attractions and great outdoor fun.
Greater Fort Lauderdale and the Palm Beaches offer miles of beachfront, drawing visitors from around the world to this natural vacation spot.
The Space Coast is noteworthy as the site of Cape Canaveral, home of the Space Shuttle launch pad.
Florida Top Cities
Selected Hotels in Florida
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Florida Top Attractions and Amusement Parks
- Walt Disney World, the most important complex of Orlando with its 4 amusement parks:
Magic Kingdom: imaginary city.
Epcot: buildings from different nations and attractions with a futuristic emphasis.
MGM Studios: themes of MGM studios of Hollywood.
Disney's Animal Kingdom: zoological park and numerous hectares of jungle like land.
Attractions to the themes of Hollywood super-productions (Terminator, King Kong, Men in Black, etc.), underwater life theme. Dolphin shows, aquariums, etc.
Bush Gardens Tampa
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex - Cape Canaveral
The Kennedy Space Center presents the history of NASA, the American space center. Attractions: space museum, space shuttle and visit of the launch site of rockets.
Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden - Coral Gables
The garden presents extensive collections of rare tropical plants. The 83-acre display palms, cycads, flowering trees and vines. Read our article about Fairchild Tropical Garden
***The Florida Keys
- On the south point of Florida, a string of islands lies in turquoise waters. These are the United State Keys, bordered by unique living coral reefs.
The subtropical climate and the extraordinary beauty of the Atlantic have made this ecological feature one of the favorite destinations for sailors.
Read our articles about The Florida Keys and Sailing Itineraries.
Florida National Parks
Biscayne Bay National Park
Marine life paradise, the Biscayne National Park is made up of a large bay with shoals bordered by mangroves. The turquoise waters harbor a living coral barrier reef and is dotted with a serie of islets where subtropical birds nestle. Dolphins, sea tortoises and multicolored fish can be seen, to the delight of the visitors. Read our articles about the Florida Keys.
Dry Tortugas National Park
At the south of Key West there is a group of seven living coral reefs called the "Dry Tortugas". The national park is inhabited by an exceptional marine fauna and it is famous for its legends about sunken galleons filled with gold.
Everglades National Park
Everglade National Park is the biggest subtropical region of the United States. It is characterized by an extraordinary variety of fauna and flora and its fragile ecosystem.
Florida Climate - When to visit the Sunshine State
The Florida weather is perfection from beginning of December to end of April with periodic invasions of cool to occasionally cold air.
Summers throughout the state are long, warm, and fairly humid. The hurricane season starts in June with a peak in August, September and October.
More Information about Florida
- MyFlorida.com - Official portal of the State of Florida
- Visit Florida - Official vacation guide to Florida experiences, destinations, vacations planning, events and activities.
- Big Bass Vacations - Travel guide for fishing trips to ten lakes in Florida.
- Florida RV Directory & Guide - Information source for recreationa vehicles. Categories include Dealers, Service, Resorts, Campgrounds and Accessories.
- Wheelchairs on the Go - Site provides information on how to obtain a travel guide book for physically disabled individuals.
Florida - Hotels
Florida - Popular hotels
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