Theme parks are the only thing that would arise in mind when it comes to the first thing that strikes across our minds when Florida is mentioned. Florida is usually known as the Sunshine State so, you should not miss out on the other activities that are there.
Today we are going to share 10 such things that are the highlights of Florida:
This is a national park that is filled with the wetlands as well as mangroves and alligators as this place are located to the west of Miami at the southern tip of Florida. This is the best time where you can experience the wilderness of the Everglades and indulge in activities such as that of air boating, fishing as well as taking a walking tour. This swamp is the natural habitat for massive alligators as well as the snakes. You can stop through the several viewpoints that are there to observe the wildlife.
You can well take an airboat tour as this place is full of swamps and lakes and this is the best way in which you can even see the alligators quite closely. With the right ear protection and tools and with the help of a local guide who would introduce you to the new species that are hanging around these wetlands in a tour that involves a boat ride.
Well, enjoying and celebration is that in actual life! This town is situated just off Route 192, next to the complex of Disney World. Also, go around the neighboring place and get mesmerized with the beauty of the Victorian houses along with their white picket fences.
Take a stroll through the town center and roam through the local shops, check out the amazing waterfront restaurants. Big rock back chairs at the side of the lake will let you enjoy the mesmerizing view — finally, move towards the amazing golf course to better your stroke.
Kennedy Space Center
Astronauts are something that all had wished upon as a kid. This the ultimate place where your dreams would turn into reality. You can now check out the rocket launch through this place. You need to be aware that the ground and the buildings that are there nearby would shake.
Take a cruise
For being on a cruise all you need is to leave the state as well as the country as Florida is one of the best of every departure points that are there. You can head over to the Caribbean as well as that of Mexico as you would not be taking the ship from the Fort Lauderdale, Tampa as well as that of Miami. These cruises range from that of 3 nights to 3 weeks as there are companies that would leave daily from those ports.
This place is usually popular for its sponges and is also known as Little Greece as the city sits on the Gulf Coast. Because of the settlers that were there in the early 1900s who usually were the sponge divers, the Tarpon Springs has a greater Greek history.
You are now going to find a longer street that is full of Greek restaurants as well as the eateries at the waterfront and sponge shops that are there with a bit of some extra help while showering when you walk around. If you are heading to or from the Clearwater that is just on the South of the Tarpon Springs you can stop there for the lunchtime.
Monster trucks are something that is heard by several people. They would take in a great show that is there during the Jam festival that is held in Florida in the months of January. Fans fill up the stadiums along with enjoying in the hot-dog. This is a full-filled activity that is loved by all.
Daytona Beach Bike Week
In every month of March, there are thousands of motorcycle fans who gather here to take part in this famous annual event. Here people show off their bikes and enter the competition enjoys a cold drink under the heat of Florida being located on the Atlantic Coast.
Key West Florida Beach is a great destination especially for those who would love to experience the island life without getting off the main continent as this is located in the southernmost point of the United States. The keys are complete with snorkeling as well as the diving spots when you wish to head out to the ocean.
Naples usually is the home to some of the good neighborhoods of Florida as they are located in the Gulf of Mexico. They are well-known as a shopping destination and you get some of the best Florida beaches bag essentials and many more. You also get to visit the most beautiful golf courses as well as dolphin sightseeing.