What You Need To Know About Florida Before Visiting

Before visiting Florida, there are 4 things you need to know

Pelican, Anna Maria Island, Florida: What You Need To Know About Florida Before Visiting
Pelican, Anna Maria Island, Florida

Florida visitors will find tons of excuses to escape to the sunshine state. Whether you are looking for family friendly beaches, new thrills, outdoors or nature, Florida offers a great value for your money. If you are a college student, a tourist, a senior citizen or have a family with the desire to travel, there are so many great things to see and do in Florida. So here are the top reasons to travel to Florida.

1. Summer Fun – Miami does it well

Nice Weather in Miami Beach, Florida: What You Need To Know About Florida Before Visiting
Nice Weather Miami Beach, Florida

Picture Miami and what comes to mind? If its good food, nice restaurants, palm tree lined avenues, you’re correct! Even in the rainy season, you are guaranteed sun year-round in the sunshine state you are guaranteed sun year-round. Many families take a vacation holiday to Florida for the array of beaches that cater for families especially in the Miami area.  Popular among tourist for the night life, restaurants and the shopping areas

2. Theme Parks – The fun never ends in Orlando

What You Need To Know About Florida Before Visiting
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Orlando is synonymous for theme parks, but it is actually more than just that. Orlando offers ample art galleries, garden and shopping opportunities. The Orlando area attracts more visitors than any other amusement park in the USA

3. History

Lightner Museum, St. Augustine, Florida: What You Need To Know About Florida Before Visiting
Lightner Museum, St. Augustine, Florida

That’s right. The Spanish landed at St. Augustine, making it the nation’s oldest city in 1565 before Jamestown and before Plymouth Rock.  The architectural environment in St. Augustine reflects Spanish- style origins and it is the oldest continuously occupied European established cities in the U.S. Most people tend to visit here for leisure and recreation; however guests enjoy the Florida’s interesting history while exploring the region and learning from like the rich military history of Panhandle and Tampa’s ties to the cigar industry.

4. Nature – The Florida Keys and the Wildlife

Sunset in Key West, Florida: What You Need To Know About Florida Before Visiting
Sunset in Key West, Florida

The Florida Keys are chains of tropical islands that are linked by one road, making it a nice ride from Miami and quite a sight from above. The islands are considered a scuba diving haven, home to the only living coral reef in America. With sandy beaches, cool cocktails and key lime pie, there are tons of reasons to love the Florida Keys.

Everglades National Park, Florida: What You Need To Know About Florida Before Visiting
Wildlife in Everglades National Park, Florida

And if wildlife is what you are after, Florida is overflowing with an abundance of wildlife, from alligators to panthers.

Take a ride through the Everglades National Park. It’s a must!  Not only are you likely to meet an alligator or two, but other species may also make an appearance like panthers, bob cats, pythons and raccoons.

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Safe Travel!