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Experience The Sunshine State’s Outdoor Adventures

Posted by on Apr 29, 2019 in United Kingdom Releases | Comments Off on Experience The Sunshine State’s Outdoor Adventures

From paddling in world-famous springs to bird watching through luscious mangroves, there’s plenty of adventures to be had when exploring Florida’s hidden, natural beauty. Bird watching Check bird watching off your bucket list on your next trip to Florida. Year-round bird watching and wildlife viewing is an ideal adventure on Sanibel Island. At “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge, spot over 270 species of bird including Roseate spoonbills and Gray kingbirds on a 4-mile wildlife drive around the park. Walk the Indigo Trail where Mangrove cuckoos can be found. Florida is known...

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Florida Tops the USA’s Best Beaches – Seven Florida Beaches Make TripAdvisor’s Top 10

Posted by on Mar 8, 2019 in United Kingdom Releases | Comments Off on Florida Tops the USA’s Best Beaches – Seven Florida Beaches Make TripAdvisor’s Top 10

In TripAdvisor’s 2019 Travellers’ Choice Awards, seven Florida beaches were named in the top 10 beaches in the USA, with Clearwater Beach making number one for the second year running. Clearwater Beach (#1)Panama City Beach (#3)St. Pete Beach (#4)Pensacola Beach (#5)Siesta Key Beach (#6)St. Augustine (#8)Fort Lauderdale Beach (#9) You can see them for yourself using VISIT FLORIDA’s Florida Beach Finder. The online tool allows travellers to virtually walk hundreds of miles of Sunshine State beaches. Images available here:...

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Run, Sun and Plenty of Fun in Florida

Posted by on Mar 8, 2019 in United Kingdom Releases | Comments Off on Run, Sun and Plenty of Fun in Florida

A good run is an escape in itself, but with the Sunshine State’s diverse range of fun runs, marathons and triathlons, that wind through Florida’s landmarks and natural beauty, there’s even more reason to get outdoors and explore Florida. Pensacola ‘Rock out’ while you run at the fun and unique Blue Angel Rock ‘N’ Fly Run on March 23. A fighter jet flyby launches the 5K or half marathon course which trails through scenic Pensacola Naval Air Station. With plenty of rock ‘n’ roll music stops, DJ and musical water stations along the route, you won’t want the course to end! Fear not. After...

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Top Five Ways to Unwind in the Sunshine State

Posted by on Jan 9, 2019 in United Kingdom Releases | Comments Off on Top Five Ways to Unwind in the Sunshine State

Whilst many holidays to Florida consist of adrenaline pumping adventures, there are plenty of ways of to switch-off, unwind and relax. From massages on the beach, to floating down a real lazy river, here is VISIT FLORIDA’s top five ways to de-stress: Tiki Beach Massage on Anna Maria Island White sand, clear blue water and the sound of crashing waves, set the scene for a relaxing aromatherapy massage with Sea-renity Spa, on Anna Maria Island. Just head for the tiki hut on Bradenton Beach for a private or couples’ massage. Massage lessons are also available. Top tip – book for sunset! Float...

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Unusual places to stay in the Sunshine State

Posted by on Jan 9, 2019 in United Kingdom Releases | Comments Off on Unusual places to stay in the Sunshine State

From tiny homes on an award-winning beach, to an undersea lodge, there are plenty of unusual places to stay in the Sunshine State to make your adventure in Florida a truly unique experience.  Orlando North, Seminole County  Small and quaint Orlando North boasts a five-star Airbnb like you’ve never seen before. The rural and majestic Danville B&B features an airplane hangar, man cave, yurt, treehouse, classic car hanger and more. Upon arrival, this surprising property looks like a country porch, then magically transforms into a mini-town. It features a cosy inn with two guest rooms,...

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Sandcastle Season in the Sunshine State

Posted by on Oct 4, 2018 in United Kingdom Releases | Comments Off on Sandcastle Season in the Sunshine State

November in Florida can only mean one thing – sandcastles – and lots of them! United Kingdom, October 2018 – Head to Florida this November to see some of the world’s most talented sand sculptors create intricate works of art from sand. Sarasota, Fort Myers and Key West will each host sand sculpting competitions and festivals throughout the month, where attendees can watch the art of sand sculpting in action and enjoy live music and tasty food on Florida’s award-winning beaches. Anyone hoping to improve their own sand sculpting skills should look no further than Beach Sand...

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