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Florida Travel: Most Popular Articles

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Nude & Clothing-Optional Guide Undresses...
The naked truth about Florida's nude beaches and resorts.
10 Best Places to Eat in St. Augustine, Florida
Florida Travel names the 5 best places to eat in St. Augustine.
Fun and Easy Tips for Cleaning Seashells
A step-by-step guide to cleaning those seashells collected from the beach.
Top 10 Florida Beach Vacations
Some of the best Florida beach destinations for vacationers aren't necessarily those that earn national recognition as the best beaches. They may not have the best sand or the biggest waves, but what they do is cater to specific crowds that love them just the way they are.
Top 5 Romantic Florida Getaways
The 5 best memory-making Florida romantic getaways under the sun.
Top 10 Florida Vacation Destinations
Florida's top vacation destinations include Disney World, the Keys, Daytona Beach and more.
What's New at Disney World for 2014
Find out what's new and what's changed at Disney World in 2014.
Design Your Own Disney World Tickets
Guests to Disney World can tailor their own tickets with Magic Your Way ticketing, depending on length of stay and interests.
May Weather, Festivals and Events in Florida
Highlights of Florida in May including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
Florida Vacation & Travel Guide
Ever wonder what's the best time of the year to visit Florida. Florida has a wide variety of great destinations that can be enjoyed throughout the year - Disney World and other attractions as well as plenty of coastline with wonderful beaches - and special annual events. Page 2.
High Score Tips for Buzz Lightyear's Space...
Tips and tricks for improving your score on Buzz Lightyear's Space Ranger Spin in Disney World.
Rainy Day Ideas for Your Florida Vacation
Even if it rains there are still plenty of things to do in Florida.
Why You Must Visit Florida in April
Highlights of Florida in April including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
What are the best times to visit Disney World?
When is the best time to visit Disney World? Find out here the busiest and least busy times of the week and year for Disney World theme parks.
Florida Driving Distances
Two easy-to-use charts of driving distances between Florida cities.
The Top 10 Family-Friendly Resorts in Florida
Florida's family-friendly resorts have much to offer, including plenty of kid-friendly activities.
Florida in December: The Weather, Festivals,...
Highlights of Florida in December including best time to go, average temperatures, and special holiday events.
Florida's Climate and Weather
Average temperatures chart for select Florida cities and links to more information on individual cities. Page 2.
October Weather, Festivals and Events in Florida
Highlights of Florida in October including best time to go, average temperatures, and special halloween events.
Florida Fairs
Florida has 50 county fairs and live stock exhibitions, located in communities throughout the state, where you'll find fun for the entire family - food, midways, art and craft exhibitions and live entertainment.
The Holy Land Experience
Experience the sights and sounds from the Bible in a unique way. Step through the turnstiles and travel back in time 2000 years to the far off land of Jerusalem where you will be amazed by spectacular recreations of architecture and meaningful events.
June Weather, Festivals and Events in Florida
Highlights of Florida in June including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
10 Florida Camping Adventures
If you're looking for a camping experience in Florida that is really different, look no further than these suggestions by About.com's Florida Travel Guide, Dawn Henthorn.
10 Best Disney World Rides for Kids Under 10
Traveling with kids under 10? This guide will help you choose some great Disney rides and attractions that are perfect for the elementary school set.
November Weather, Festivals and Events in Florida
Highlights of Florida in November including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
Florida Keys Camping Directory
A directory of Florida Keys campgrounds. Page 2.
Top 5 Picks for Princess Fans at Disney World
Traveling with a Disney princess fan? This guide will help you find some great Disney rides,shows and attractions that feature Cinderella, Belle, Jasmine and friends.
Downtown Disney Restaurants
Downtown Disney offers a variety of restaurants, including the themed Rainforest Cafe and T-Rex: A Prehistoric Family Adventure, as well as Fulton's Crab House and even a McDonald's. Page 3.
Florida Spring Break 2014
Your guide to Florida's hottest spring break destinations.
August Weather, Festivals and Events in Florida
Highlights of Florida in August including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
Playalinda Beach
Playalinda Beach is one of the few areas in Florida where nude sunbathing is still a practice.
Top 10 Things To Do for FREE in Florida
Top 10 Things To Do for FREE in Florida.
July Weather, Festivals and Events in Florida
Highlights of Florida in July including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
September Weather, Festivals and Events in...
Highlights of Florida in September including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
Florida's Top 10 Most Walkable Cities
While AAA has named America's most walkable cities, here are my picks of Florida's most walkable cities.
The BEST Shelling in Florida
Shell seekers find treasures along the Lee Island Coast in Florida.
Florida Day Trips
These get-away-for-a-day excursions are perfect vacationers and Floridians looking for something fun in the sun!
Disney World Vacation Planner
If you're planning a Disney World vacation, start here for helpful trip planning information.
How to Avoid Sharks!
A look at sharks and tips on how to stay safe while swimming off of Florida's coasts.
Top 10 Disney World Snacks
Helping you find the right bite, no matter where you are in Disney World.
Florida Beach Campground Directory
Florida beach campground directory, listed alphabetically. Page 2.
Universal Orlando
Ticket information and prices for Florida residents to Universal Orlando. Page 10.
SunPass
Florida's SunPass is a prepaid toll program available on most of Florida's toll roads and at Orlando International Airport.
What to Do When It's Raining at Disney World
Don't let a few raindrops spoil the fun of your Disney vacation. You can still find plenty to do in the Disney World theme parks and resorts when the weather is bad.
Fort Myers Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Fort Myers, Florida
Key West Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Key West, Florida
What's Bugging Florida?
Arm yourself with the information needed to do battle against these pesky armies of insect intruders.
FREE Things To Do in South Florida
While most people think of South Florida as being an expensive place to visit, there are actually a wide variety of things to do that will not cost a cent.
4 Things To Do at Disney World on Your Birthday
Going to Disney World for a birthday? This guide will help you find some great ways to celebrate your special day in the Disney theme parks and resorts.
A Month-by-Month Guide to Disney World
Month by Month guide to the best times to visit Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
Florida Air Travel Guide
A handy directory of Florida's airports with locations, codes and phone numbers. Page 2.
Top 5 Picks for Toy Story Fans at Disney World
Love the gang from Toy Story? This guide will help you find some great Disney rides and attractions that feature Woody, Buzz and the gang.
What To Do Before, During and After a Hurricane
What to do and what not to do before, during and after a hurricane.
Where to Find Seashells in Florida
When in Florida, finding shells to collect or for craft projects is as simple as knowing where to look.
Haulover Beach
Portions of Haulover Beach have been designated as clothing-optional and is a popular spot among gays and naturists.
March Festivals, Events, and Weather in Florida
Highlights of Florida in March including best time to go, average temperatures, and special holiday events.
Tampa Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Tampa, Florida
Jacksonville Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Jacksonville, Florida
Disney World in April
Visiting Disney World in April? Learn how to get the most out of springtime travel and beat the crowds in peak season.
Panama City Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Panama City, Florida
Small Towns... Big Surprises
Small towns in Florida offer some big surprises when it comes to things to do. They often make perfect day trips or weekend getaways.
10 Unusual Places to Stay in Florida
Whether you choose to stay at a nudist resort, be slimed at the Nick Hotel or sleep underwater in the Keys, Florida offers a wide array of hotels and sleepover accommodations that are unique.
Disney World in July
Visiting Disney World in July? Learn how to beat the heat and still have fun with this guide to summers at Disney.
The Magic Kingdom
The Magic Kingdom, Disney World's first theme park transports imaginations into worlds of fantasy, adventure and wonder.
Disney Decisions: Typhoon Lagoon or Blizzard...
If you only have time to visit one of Disney World's water parks, where should you go? Do you choose a tropical getaway or Florida's only ski resort?
Is It Cheaper to Drive or Fly?
Deciding whether it is cheaper to drive or fly is getting more difficult. Gasoline prices and airline tickets are soaring. Check out these links to help you decide which is cheaper.
The Overseas Highway: Miami to Key West
The Overseas Highway, the southernmost leg of U.S. Highway 1 and sometimes called the Highway That Goes to Sea is a modern wonder that stretches from Miami to Key West.
5 Florida Budget-Friendly Destinations
If you're looking for a vacation destination away from the crowded and expensive theme parks, look no further than these budget-friendly Florida vacation destinations.
Fort Lauderdale Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Give Your Kids the Princess Treatment at...
Everything you need to know about getting a magical makeover at Disney World's Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique.
The Florida Keys: Frequently Asked Questions
Today the Keys are a tourist, diving, and sportfishing mecca that draws over a million visitors each year.
February in Florida: Weather, Festivals, and...
Highlights of Florida in February including best time to go, average temperatures, and special holiday events.
10 Florida Camping Experiences
If you're looking for a camping experience in Florida that is really different, look no further than these suggestions by About.com's Florida Travel Guide, Dawn Henthorn. Page 2.
The Florida Aquarium
The Florida Aquarium in Tampa is a cool way to sea life!
Florida's Festivals and Events
Links to Florida celebrations of history, culture, and legendary annual events.
Zellwood Sweet Corn Festival
The Zellwood Sweet Corn Festival is a Florida tradition that provides a day of arts, crafts, entertainment and plenty of delicious sweet corn.
Disney World Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Disney World.
Top 10 Disney World Souvenirs for Kids
List of the best souvenirs at Disney World for kids, including suggestions on how to use them after you get home.
Florida's Ancient City: St. Augustine
Saint Augustine is a glimpse into Florida's ancient history and St. Augustine is also the nation's oldest community.
Month-by-Month to Florida's Weather, Festivals...
Monthly index of average temperatures, weather forecasts, best times to go and special events for Florida.
Disney World in May
Visiting Disney World in May? Learn how to get the most out of springtime travel and beat the crowds in peak season.
10 Florida Bed & Breakfast Getaways
10 Florida Bed and Breakfast Getaways that combine romance-inspired accommodations with nearby activities to provide a unique overall experience.
Downtown Disney Shops
Downtown Disney features many unique shops - everything from art and disney collectables to Christmas decorations and toys. Page 2.
Sunsational Off-Seasons
Want to avoid large crowds, packed attractions and expensive lodging? Make plans to visit Florida during one of the Sunshine State's off-seasons.
Florida Winery Directory
A directory of Florida wineries and vineyards. Page 2.
Florida Red Light Cameras
A close look at Florida's red light cameras, their locations and how to avoid a citation.
Getting There: Disney World's Magic Kingdom...
A comprehensive guide to getting to the Magic Kingdom during your Disney World vacation, including fee information and travel tips.
Disney Decisions: Is the Park Hopper Pass Worth...
Disney's Park Hopper option allows you to pack plenty of fun into each day of your trip, if you actually use it. Is this ticket option really worth the extra expense for your family?
Disney World in September
Visitors to Disney World in September can expect to see lower crowd levels and experience less waiting in line at the theme parks.
4 Things To Do at Disney World on Thanksgiving
Going to Disney World for Thanksgiving? This guide will help you find some great ways to celebrate this special day in the Disney theme parks and resorts.
Best Places to Get Breakfast in Disney World
List of the best places in Disney World to get breakfast, based on food, convenience and fun.
Naples Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Naples, Florida
Meeting and Greeting Disney Characters
Meeting and greeting your favorite Disney characters, including tips on finding them and getting the most out of your meeting.
St. Augustine Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in St. Augustine, Florida
Disney World in October
Visiting Disney World in October? Learn how to make the most of your fall visit with this handy guide.
January Weather, Festivals and Events in Florida
Highlights of Florida in January, including the best time to visit, average temperatures, and special holiday events.
Destin Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Destin, Florida
Disney World with an Infant
Tips and ideas for taking an infant to Disney World, with ideas for accommodations, dining, rides, and more.
Theme Park Annual Pass Payment Programs
Would you like to buy an annual theme park pass, but think you can't afford one? Disney World, SeaWorld and Busch Gardens now offer easy monthly payments.
Orlando Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Orlando, Florida
10 Best Disney World Rides for Kids 5 and Under
Traveling with a toddler? This guide will help you choose some great Disney rides and attractions that are perfect for the preschool set.
Top 7 Spots for Naptime in Disney World
List of the best quiet places for napping in Disney World, including tips and tricks for traveling with an infant.
Best Disney Resorts for Toddlers and Preschoolers
Traveling to Disney with a toddler? You'll love this list of the best Disney hotels for toddlers and preschoolers!
Fort DeSoto Park Campground
Fort DeSoto Park Campground features 238 sites, many of them waterfront. The campground's modern facilities, well-appointed campsites and reasonable fees make it a great place for a vacation or getaway.
Disney World in August
Visiting Disney World in August? Learn how to make the most of your early fall visit with this handy guide.
Florida Beach Camping
While Florida has many wonderful beaches, there are only a handful of places where you can actually camp right on the beach.
Viva la Música
Enjoy the sights and sounds of Latin culture at the annual Viva la Musica festival at SeaWorld Orlando and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.
FREE Things To Do in Central Florida
From one coast to the other, Central Florida offers a variety of things to do... some of them are free!
Top 10 Cost-Cutting Vacation Tips
Get the most from your vacation dollar with these Top 10 Cost-Cutting Vacation Tips brought to you by About.com's Florida Travel Guide, Dawn Henthorn.
Walt Disney World Character Dining
A variety of dining experiences with favorite characters are available at Walt Disney World Resort, including breakfast, lunch and dinner opportunities.
Florida Greyhound Racing
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A Month-by-Month Guide to Universal Orlando
Want to make the most of your Universal Orlando vacation? Make sure you visit the theme park at the right time of year.
Clearwater Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Clearwater, Florida
Pregnancy and Disney World Rides
Tips for enjoying Disney World rides during pregnancy, including tips on what to ride and what to pass on while pregnant.
Vacation Rental 101
What you need to know about vacation rentals. An interview with Linda Hennis-Saavedra of AAA SunState Management of Central Florida.
Clearwater Beach Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Clearwater Beach, Florida
St. Petersburg Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in St. Petersburg, Florida
Columbia Restaurant St. Augustine
Enjoy marvelous Spanish cuisine at St. Augustine's Columbia Restaurant.
Top 5 Attractions at Disney World's Animal...
Disney's Animal Kingdom showcases nature, animals and adventure featuring these exciting rides and colorful shows with an African theme.
Florida Driving
Florida driver's license requirements, driver handbook, driver's license offices, rules of the road and more. Page 2.
Amelia Island
Amelia Island is a vacation paradise that offers miles of white sandy Atlantic beaches, world-class resorts, spectacular golf, unique shopping and historically significant landmarks.
Best Time to Visit the Magic Kingdom
Expert advice for the best days and times to visit the Magic Kingdom in Orlando Florida; use this information to get the most from your visit.
Florida Keys Camping
Kickback in the Florida Keys with great camping opportunities.
Daytona Beach Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Daytona Beach, Florida
Best Disney World Resorts for Kids
Traveling to Disney with kids? You'll love this list of the best Disney hotels for children under 10!
Road Trip: Driving to Disney World
A comprehensive guide to traveling to Disney by car, including kids travel tips and ideas.
Disney World in June
Visiting Disney World in June? Learn how to get the most out of summer travel and beat the heat and crowds in peak season.
Map of I-4 and Hwy 27 - Exit 55
Map of Interstate 4 and Hwy 27 (Exit 55) in Davenport, Florida.
Top Tampa Bay Beaches
These top beaches in Tampa Bay, situated on the Gulf of Mexico, include award-winning beaches that regularly appear on Dr. Beach's annual list of best beaches in America.
Disney World in December
Visiting Disney World in December? Learn how to make the most of your holiday season visit with this handy guide.
Mouse Surplus Collectibles
Mouse Surplus sells and auctions Disney World and Disneyland surplus and collectibles on eBay as well as on MouseSurplus.com and at their showroom near Orlando, Florida.
Sarasota's Ringling Museums
Run away to Sarasota for the greatest show on earth - the Ringling Art Museum and Museum of the Circus.
Hurricane Information
Find out what a hurricane is, what to do if one threatens your area, and when to evacuate and much more.
Caladesi Island State Park
Caladesi Island State Park consistently ranks among America's top beaches. Only accessible by boat or ferry, the park's natural setting offers an array of outdoor activities.
Daytona Beach: Big Beach... Big Fun!
Daytona Beach, Florida is a big beach with big fun for all ages!
Disney World's Single Rider Program
An overview of Disney's single rider program including tips, warnings, and news about using this feature.
Disney World's FastPass+
Get an overview of Disney World's new FastPass+ service that replaces the old FASTPASS effective January 2014.
Sarasota Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Sarasota, Florida
Key Largo Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Key Largo, Florida
Disney World Tips for Toddlers and Preschoolers...
The best Disney World resorts, rides and tips for vacationing with toddlers and preschoolers.
Multi-Park Tickets: Are They A Good Deal?
A closer look and cost comparison of multi-park admission tickets, along with tips for purchasing any attraction ticket.
Florida Special Needs Traveler Guide
A guide for Florida's travelers with special needs, including those with limited mobility or wheelchair bound, vision impaired or hearing impaired.
Largo, Florida... close to everything, even...
Largo is nestled between St. Petersburg and Clearwater, just a stone's throw from the Gulf Coast. Amazingly, it is close to everything, including nature.
Disney World in February
Visiting Disney World in February? Learn how to get the most out of off season travel and enjoy a romantic time of year with this guide to winter at Disney.
The Fun Card
SeaWorld Orlando and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay offers a Fun Card that offers guests the opportunity to visit the parks any time throughout the year for one low price.
Florida Maps
This page links to several different Florida highway maps - maps for getting to and around Florida and Florida's major cities.
Florida Events Calendar
Events Calendar Click on day for events, which will be listed below calendar. Month to month navigation
Disney World Henna Tattoos
Everything you need to know about henna tattoos in Disney World, including tips for using this service.
Directions to Walt Disney World
How to get to Walt Disney World by air, bus, car or train.
Key West Express
The Key West Express is a high speed ferry providing fun travel to Key West from Southwest Florida.

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