Top 10 Best Places to Visit in Florida
Florida means the land of flowers, it is the Southernmost State in the Southeastern region of the United States. It is covered by the Atlantic Ocean from the East side to the West side by the Gulf of Mexico and Alabama, to the North by Alabama and Georgia, Florida is 8th most densely populated state of USA.
Here are 10 top best places to visit in Florida
Miami Beach is one of the best places to visit in Florida, You can chill out whole day long here walking around the beach, enjoying the sunset. The citizens living there are called “Miamians”. A large number of Miamians speak Spanish as their native language. You will find a lot of immigrants here.
Orlando is the city of Florida state, which is located in central Florida. The nickname of the city is “The City Beautiful”.
The best attraction of Orlando is the Walt Disney World featuring the magical kingdom. You can also visit the Kennedy Space Center. Also, you may visit the Orlando Science Center, Ripley’s Believe or Not and Skeleton’s Museum.
Panama beach is a coastal town located on the Gulf of Mexico in Florida. Its amazing beaches and bright nightlife make it a well-liked destination for thousands of people, especially students during the spring break. Kids there love going to Gulf World Marine Park, which is located on front beach road and is a great place for kids to visit.
4.St. George Island
Located just off Florida’s Gulf Coast, St. George Island is rated as one of the top beaches in the U.S. The island is well protected and therefore it is a peaceful place. In St. George Island, pets are allowed not in park beaches but are allowed in public beaches outside the boundary of parks but they should be in control of the owner.
The St.Petersburg is located on the peninsula between Tampa Bay. It is also called or known as ‘Sunshine City’ because of its pleasant weather and low cost of living. The city has its record written in Guinness World Record book for having most consistent sunlight (768 days). The beauty of local markets and beaches is commendable and overall is a must visit the city.
Tampa is located in Tampa Bay on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Tampa Bay is a Metropolitan City with estimated 4 million of people living in it. It is a blend of modern landmarks and historic architecture. It is known for its attractive river walking and unorthodox restaurants. Also, there are many museums such as Tampa Museum of Arts which is close to another museum that is Glazer Children’s Museum which is perfect for the family outing.
7.Biscayne National Park
Biscayne National Park is located in Southern Florida or South Miami. Almost 95% of the park is underwater. The park covers an area of 172,971 acres. Most of the sea and the land are only accessible by boats. There were 5 lac visitors estimated in 2016 in the National Park. The park protects the marine life and coral reefs. To enjoy the park you must take a boat as a large part is covered with water.
Destin is a city located in the northwest of Florida. It is well known for its beautiful beaches and with white sand, fishing and has a number of golf courses too which makes it a perfect place to visit.
There are water parks too such as Kahuna Water Park where kids love to go on amazing rides.
Beaches having colossal dunes such as Henderson Beach State Park and many more places to visit.
9. Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale is a city in the state of Florida. This city earned the nickname as “The Venice of America”.
It is famous for its arts, culture, and beaches. Its great destination for shopping.
The Fort also has some great historic structures like The Bonnet House which was built in 1895, The Dr. Willard Van Orsdel King House which was built in 1951, and many more.
10. St. Augustine
This city is located on the Atlantic coast of northeastern Florida. It is said to be the oldest city in the United States. It has attractive historic museums like The Castillo de San Marcos Museum and Fabulous Hotels like Gilded-Age hotel. It also has specialized tours in the air and underwater activities full of fun. The restaurants have some special cuisines to enjoy.
These are the best tourist destination according to us, let us know in the comments section where you would like to visit.
Here are some of the best places to eat in Florida.
1.The Melting Pot (Fondue Restaurant)
Fondue restaurant chain offering heated pots of cheese, chocolate or broth for dipping & cooking.
Address: 7549 W Sand Lake Rd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
2.Chatham’s Place Restaurant
American fare that features produce from the chef’s garden is showcased at this chic restaurant.
Hours: 5:30- 10:00 pm
Address: 7575 Dr. Phillips Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
This unassuming restaurant serves simple Venezuelan/Latin food like arepas & empanadas.
Hours: 10:00 – 9:30 pm
Address: 8117 Vineland Ave, Orlando, FL 32821, USA