Florida is one of the largest states in America that begs you to slow down and get lost for a while.
The Florida Everglades is the second largest national park in the USA encompassing millions of acres of subtropical marshes and swamp.
Swim with manatees in Crystal River, go fishing or paddling along the Chassahowitzka River on the Nature Coast.
The Withlacoochee State Trail is a 46-mile long paved, non-motorized rails-to-trail in Citrus.
Islamorada in the Florida Keys is so close to the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic Ocean.
The world’s largest contiguous sand pine scrub forest (673 square miles), Ocala National Forest is an outdoor lovers’ dream.
One of Florida’s largest parks, a visit to Myakka State Park in Sarasota is like stepping back in time.
In the town of Acadia along the Peace River, fossil and relic hunters will be in heaven.
The Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium in Sarasota is a non-profit marine research facility dedicated to education.
Just 3 miles east of beautiful Panama City Beach this park is a mecca for bird watchers and butterfly enthusiast.