Gritty, thrilling, multi-ethnic, extravagant and utterly unique, Florida, also known as the Sunshine State, is a one-of-a-kind destination. It’s a city of contrasts, with its awe-inspiring skyline and canyon-like streets, amusement parks, ethnic enclaves and dynamic districts. The palpable sense of liveliness and exigency in the air reminds visitors of the dramatic rise of the USA from its self-effacing beginnings just a few centuries ago. To explore the attractions of this lively state, tourists can get their hands on one of the several exciting Florida tour packages.
Visiting Florida and its numerous attractions, museums, landmarks, districts, cultural highlights and entertainment is an exhilarating and awe-inspiring prospect. Florida is home to some of the most noteworthy cities in the world, some of which are Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Orlando, Panama City and West Palm Beach. Each city has its own discrete culture and a set of attractions worth visiting. One of the most vibrant places to be on a Florida tour is Miami. From iconic sightseeing stops to nightlife, this happening place has something for everyone. Miami Seaquarium, Star Island, Frost Art Museum, Oleta River State Recreation Park, Matheson Hammock Marina, Venetian Pool, and the fabulous Vizcaya Museum and Gardens are all on the list of must-sees in Miami.
With the exception of some of the world’s must plush hotels, accommodation in Florida is surprisingly affordable, and the choice is huge.
Food lovers will find everything from the world’s most elite restaurants to endless traditional eating outlets, street food/fast food parlours, bars and clubs, each packed with locals and visitors year-round. Florida is also one of the most distinguished shopping spots in the US. Shopaholics vacationing in Florida should head to Sawgrass Mills, a massive factory outlet with over 350 stores. Boca Raton, Miami's Coconut Grove, Orlando's Florida Mall, and Old Hyde Park Village in Tampa are some of the happening shopping hotspots of the state.
Nature has blessed Florida with some of the most beautiful beaches on the planet, in addition to thousands of lakes and streams. Found in almost every corner, the lakes in Florida are ideal for boating, fishing, and other water sports. In the US, there simply can’t be any better place than Florida Keys for scuba diving or snorkelling. From Key Largo through to Key West, the underwater scenery is superb, particularly around the Looe Key National Marine Sanctuary and the John Pennecamp Coral Reef State Park.