Colors of Florida - traditions, festivals, mentality and lifestyle
Florida remains one of the most interesting states in the country from a cultural point of view. Its holiday calendar features hundreds of fun activities, many of which may seem rather unusual to foreign visitors. The picturesque town of Plant City is a permanent venue for the annual Strawberry Festival that is a very interesting agricultural event. It takes place in late February-early March and usually lasts for two weeks; that’s the time to reap a harvest.
1. Shoppers should pay particular attention to the shopping center located at the Port Miami. There is a huge shopping complex where you can find virtually any item and buy it at the most … Open
Niceville is the venue for one of the most bustling and lively national holidays, Boggy Bayou Mullet Festival. It will appeal to those who like country music, contemporary art and seafood dishes. Three days of celebration feature amazing exhibitions and music concerts; attractive outdoor cafes welcome visitors. The main festive treats are seafood dishes, among which are quite exotic ones. Food lovers will be able to taste fried alligator’s tail considered the most popular local delicacy.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Florida and surroundings
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Giraffe Ranch FarmFrom the series “Top 10 Extraordinary Farms”
Check on the map: Distance from Florida center - 108.9 km.The farm in Florida has several purposes and objectives. Its pets are used for scientific research. The farm cooperates with major health centres. Communication with animals has long been considered as one of the most effective therapies. The farm can be recommended to all nature lovers. Giraffe Ranch Farm is quite large and is perfect for hiking. … Read further
Walt Disney World ResortFrom the series “The Most Fantastic Amusement Parks in the World”
Check on the map: Distance from Florida center - 80.2 km.The most recognizable, the most popular and the largest entertainment park in the world is located near Orlando, in the scenic Lake Buena Vista district. Disneyland is the dream of millions of children from all over the world. The extent of the world's largest adventure park is simply unbelievable. Its attractions and recreation zones have the overall area of 121.7 sq km. The author of the project of the entertainment complex was the outstanding film designer Walt Disney. Officially, the park opened on October 1, 1971, five years after the death of its founder. … Read further
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Cityguide on traditions, mentality and lifestyle of people in Florida. Learn the best periods to visit Florida to discover its soul - authentic festivals, events and celebrations. We will also reveal the interesting habits, attitude towards the world and to tourists in Florida.