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Nude & Clothing-Optional Guide Undresses...
The naked truth about Florida's nude beaches and resorts.
Check Out Florida's Best Fall Festivals
Florida celebrates everything from bears to rattlesnakes at these fall festival celebrations.
Florida's Fabulous Fairs... There Is One Near...
Florida has 50 county fairs and live stock exhibitions, located in communities throughout the state, where you'll find fun for the entire family/
Top 10 Florida Vacation Destinations
Florida's top vacation destinations include Disney World, the Keys, Daytona Beach and more.
November in Florida: Holiday Events, Weather,...
Highlights of Florida in November including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
January in Florida: Your Guide to Weather,...
Highlights of Florida in January, including the best time to visit, average temperatures, and special holiday events.
Fun festivals fill up February in Florida.
Highlights of Florida in February including best time to go, average temperatures, and special holiday events.
October in Florida: Weather, Festivals and Events
Highlights of Florida in October including best time to go, average temperatures, and special halloween events.
Florida in December: The Weather, Festivals,...
Highlights of Florida in December including best time to go, average temperatures, and special holiday events.
The Ultimate Florida Vacation Guide: When to...
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.
Fun and Easy Tips for Cleaning Seashells
A step-by-step guide to cleaning those seashells collected from the beach.
March Festivals, Events, and Weather in Florida
Highlights of Florida in March including best time to go, average temperatures, and special holiday events.
Panama City: Your Monthly Guide to Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Panama City, Florida
Florida Driving Distances
Two easy-to-use charts of driving distances between Florida cities.
Florida's Climate and Weather: What to Expect...
A chart with average temperatures for select Florida cities and links to more information on individual cities, including Daytona Beach, Orlando, and more.
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.
Top 5 Romantic Florida Getaways
The 5 best memory-making Florida romantic getaways under the sun.
10 Best Places to Eat in St. Augustine, Florida
Florida Travel names the 5 best places to eat in St. Augustine.
Fort Myers Weather
Fort Myers is beautiful year-round. Here is a look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Fort Myers, Florida.
The Top 10 Family-Friendly Resorts in Florida
Florida's family-friendly resorts have much to offer, including plenty of kid-friendly activities.
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.
What's New at Disney World for 2014
Find out what's new and what's changed at Disney World in 2014.
Your Year-Round Guide to Florida Events
Links to Florida celebrations of history, culture, and legendary annual events.
10 Best Florida Beach Vacations
Some of the best Florida beach destinations for vacationers aren't necessarily those that earn national recognition as the best beaches.
10 Unique Camping Adventures for Your Next...
If you're looking for a camping experience in Florida that is really different, look no further than these suggestions.
Dining Out for Thanksgiving in Florida
Places to dine out in Florida for Thanksgiving.
What's the Weather Like in Key West? A...
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Key West, Florida, with an overall average high temperature of 83° and an average low of 73°.
The Naked Truth about Florida's Playalinda Beach
Playalinda Beach is one of the few areas in Florida where nude sunbathing is still a practice. Find out directions, parking, and hours.
Florida Thanksgiving Weekend Getaways
Whether you'll be traveling to Grandma's house for Thanksgiving dinner or packing the family up for a fall vacation, here are some ideas for spending the holiday in Florida.
How to Stay Safe in a Hurricane
What to do and what not to do before, during and after a hurricane.
Jacksonville Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Jacksonville, Florida
Find the Best Camping Spots in the Florida Keys
Looking to camp your way through the Florida Keys? Here's a directory of Florida Keys campgrounds, from Dry Tortugas National Park to Sugarloaf. Page 2.
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.
Dining Out for Thanksgiving in Florida...
Places to dine out in Florida for Thanksgiving. Page 2.
Celebrate Fall in Florida
A look at Fall in Florida — temperatures, fall festivals and Halloween celebrations.
Why You Must Visit Florida in April
Highlights of Florida in April including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
The Best Florida Spring Break Destinations
Your guide to Florida's hottest spring break destinations.
When Is the Best Time 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.
Why Disney World Comes with Extra Happiness in...
Visiting Disney World in November? Learn how to make the most of your fall visit with this handy guide.
Your Step-by-Step Guide to Planning the Perfect...
If you're planning a Disney World vacation, start here for helpful trip planning information.
When Should You Go to Disney World? A...
Month by Month guide to the best times to visit Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
Weird Florida Facts
Did you know that Gatorade was developed in Florida? Find more fun and weird Florida facts here.
A Month-by-Month Guide to Florida's Weather and...
Monthly index of average temperatures, weather forecasts, best times to go and special events for Florida.
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.
Average Monthly Temperature and Rainfall in...
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Tampa, Florida
Your Monthly Guide to Weather in Fort Lauderdale
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Top 10 Things To Do for FREE in Florida
Top 10 Things To Do for FREE in Florida.
Do You Need the SunPass, and How Does It Work?
Florida's SunPass is a prepaid toll program available on most of Florida's toll roads. Learn about how the SunPass works and how to get one.
Daytona Beach Weather
Daytona is beautiful year-round. Here is a look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Daytona Beach, Florida.
12 Small Florida Towns That Offer 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.
What You Should Know About Visiting Disney...
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.
Destin Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Destin, Florida
Need help in planning a Universal Orlando...
Ticket information and prices for Florida residents to Universal Orlando.
Average Monthly Temperature and Rainfall for...
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Disney World, with an overall average high temperature of 83° and an average low of 62°.
Free Things You Should Totally Do in South...
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.
Hurricane Information
Find out what a hurricane is, what to do if one threatens your area, and when to evacuate and much more.
Enjoy these must-see events in Florida during May
Highlights of Florida in May including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
Florida Beach Campground Directory
Florida beach campground directory, listed alphabetically. Page 2.
See Biblical Sights at Florida's Holy Land...
Experience the sights and sounds from the Bible in a unique way spectacular recreations of architecture and meaningful events of the Holy Land Experience.
6 Things You Should Know Before Flying to Florida
A handy directory of Florida's airports with locations, codes and phone numbers. Page 2.
Where to Find the Best Shelling in Florida
Shell seekers find treasures along the Lee Island Coast in Florida.
What We Can Learn from Hurricane Katrina
A look at Florida's connection to Hurricane Katrina and the events leading up to it striking Florida and the North Central Gulf Coast and what we can learn from this storm.
Florida Celebrates in Scary and Not-So-Scary...
Communities and attractions across Florida celebrate Halloween in not-so-scary traditions.
Florida Red Light Cameras
A close look at Florida's red light cameras, their locations and how to avoid a citation.
Gaylord Palms ICE! is Central Florida's Coolest...
ICE! is the winter wonderland created by Gaylord Palms Resort that features more than two million pounds of ice that becomes a frozen family attraction.
Top Florida Fall and Winter Getaways
Great weather and events are what make these Florida fall and winter getaways great ideas.
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
You Won't Believe These 10 Unusual Places to...
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 December
Visiting Disney World in December? Learn how to make the most of your holiday season visit with this handy guide.
Scott's Corn Maze
A fall tradition, this Scott's Corn Maze is located just 30 miles northwest of Orlando.
Clearwater Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Clearwater, Florida
Christmas In Florida
The weather outside may not be frightful, but Christmas in Florida can be so delightful. See how Floridians celebrate this special time of the year with a variety of holiday activities.
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.
Why Your Wholy Family Will Love the Florida...
The Florida State Fair is a showcase for the best Florida has to offer. Find out about entertainment, admission, directions, and more.
Why Haulover Beach, FL, Is Great for Naturists...
Portions of Haulover Beach have been designated as clothing-optional and is a popular spot among gays and naturists.
Florida Day Trips: A Location-by-Location Guide...
These get-away-for-a-day excursions are perfect vacationers and Floridians looking for something fun in the sun!
How to Avoid Shark Attacks on Your Florida...
A look at sharks and tips on how to stay safe while swimming off of Florida's coasts.
4 Ways to Celebrate Your Birthday at Disney World
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.
Top 10 Disney World Snacks
Helping you find the right bite, no matter where you are in Disney World.
Disney World in January
Visiting Disney World in January? Learn how to get the most out of off season travel with this guide to winter at Disney.
St. Augustine Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in St. Augustine, Florida
St. Petersburg Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in St. Petersburg, Florida
What's Bugging Florida? Common Pesky Bugs...
Arm yourself with the information needed to do battle against these pesky armies of insect intruders.
Nights of Lights
Every year, from late November through January, more than two million tiny white lights glow in the city of St. Augustine at the annual Nights of Lights celebration.
Yes Virginia, there really is a Christmas......
Christmas, Florida was originally called Fort Christmas, after the time of the year the fort was built. Prior to the holidays, people come from miles around to have their holiday cards postmarked Christmas, Florida.
10 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!
Pensacola Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Pensacola, Florida
Which Disney water park is for you and your...
Hit the sandy beaches of Typhoon Lagoon if you enjoy the waves and lots of swimming fun. There are a few thrills here as well, including super high slides and speedy water coasters.
Florida Winery Directory
Florida has a wealth of great wineries throughout the state. Here is a directory of Florida wineries, including Clearwater, St. Petersburg, and more. Page 2.
Average Temperature and Rainfall for Clearwater...
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Clearwater Beach, Florida
Details of Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party...
Nineteen magical nights of Christmas light up the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World in 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.
Driving or Flying: What's the Cheaper Way to...
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.
Florida Seafood Festival
Apalachicola has hosted the Florida Seafood Festival for almost 50 years. The two-day event brings tens of thousands of visitors to this historic coastal town each fall.
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.
Top 5 Picks for Villain Fans at Disney World
Interested in the dark side of Disney? This guide will help you find some great rides,shows and events that feature villains from your favorite Disney movies.
Orlando Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Orlando, Florida
Answers to Key Questions about the Florida Keys
Today the Keys are a tourist, diving, and sportfishing mecca that draws over a million visitors each year.
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.
Thanksgiving Dinner in the Disney World Resorts
Guide to celebrating Thanksgiving with a traditional turkey dinner at one of the Disney World resorts, including tips and warnings.
Halloween Spooktacular at SeaWorld Orlando is...
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Top 5 Disney World Spots for Princess Fans
Traveling with a Disney princess fan? This guide will help you find some great Disney rides, shows and attractions that feature Cinderella, Belle, and more.
Mount Dora, Florida
Mount Dora's charming downtown with quaint shops and interesting tours, along with an abundance of bed and breakfasts make it the perfect weekend getaway.
What You Should Know about Visiting Disney...
Visiting Disney World in October? Learn how to make the most of your fall visit with this handy guide.
Disney World in March: Weather, Crowds, Tips,...
Visiting Disney World in March? Learn how to get the most out of springtime travel and have a magical March vacation.
10 Small Towns and Festivals
Small towns and small town festivals in Florida. Festivals in the small communities of Fellsmere, Ruskin, San Antonio, Umatilla, Williston, Zellwood and more.
June in Florida: Weather, Highlights, and Tips
Find out all the current events and activities taking place in Florida in June 2014, including Star Wars weekends, rodeos, and more.
2014 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival
New events are whipped up for each annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival.
Driving from Miami to Key West is a Vacation in...
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.
Florida Greyhound Racing
“Going to the dogs” has long been a Florida tradition. Follow these hints and steps to greyhound racing to place a bet like a regular.
Train Rides in Florida
Take a ride on the rails or learn more about Florida's railroad history while vacationing in Florida.
July in Florida: Events, Weather, and Tips on...
Highlights of Florida in July including best time to go, average temperatures, and special events.
Where to Find the Best Seashells in Florida
When in Florida, finding shells to collect or for craft projects is as simple as knowing where to look.
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.
10 Florida Bed & Breakfast Getaways
Here are ten Florida bed and breakfasts that combine romance-inspired accommodations with nearby activities to provide a unique overall experience.
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.
Thanksgiving Dinner in the Disney World Theme...
Up to date list of all of the restaurants serving a special Thanksgiving Menu at the Disney World theme parks.
10 Tips for Enjoying Disney World While Pregnant
You don't need to postpone your Disney vacation just because you're pregnant. Disney is one of the best places in the world for pregnant travelers, thanks to the great weather, numerous food choices and family-friendly entertainment options.
Orlando Vacation Planner
Orlando is an ever-growing metropolis that also just happens to draw millions of visitors each year to its wonderful weather and numerous attractions.
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.
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.
Dine with Your Kids' Favorite Characters at...
A variety of dining experiences with favorite characters are available at Walt Disney World Resort, including breakfast, lunch and dinner opportunities.
Super Bowl XLIV FAQs
FAQs for Super Bowl XLIV (44) coming to Miami's Dolphin Stadium on February 7, 2010.
Melbourne Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Melbourne, Florida
Sarasota Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Sarasota, Florida.
Florida State Road Atlas
A review of the Florida State Road Atlas, a large-scale Florida and Disney World road map with city enlargements, comprehensive index and Florida Discovery Guide, featuring information on points of interest.
The Florida Strawberry Festival: Jam-Packed...
The Florida Strawberry Festival was established in Plant City to celebrate the harvest of strawberries. It features a midway, exhibits, live entertainment and plenty of strawberries.
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!
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.
Camping in Florida
Florida offers a variety of camping opportunities from coast to coast.
West Palm Beach Weather
West Palm Beach has an overall average high temperature of 83° and an average low of 67°. The maximum average rainfall usually falls in September.
Key Largo Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Key Largo, Florida
Map of St. Petersburg-Clearwater Area Beaches
Map of Florida's Beaches. Florida Travel.
Senior Havens and Hideaways in Florida
Favorite Florida senior destinations cater to their needs and are affordable. Page 2.
Vacation Rental 101
What you need to know about vacation rentals. An interview with Linda Hennis-Saavedra of AAA SunState Management of Central Florida.
Nickelodeon Family Suites
Holiday Inn has taken vacationing with your kids to a new level with their own Nickelodeon-branded bedroom suites in the most popular vacation spot in Florida — Orlando. The suites provide parents and kids with their own space and amenities, plus the hotel's family-friendly atmosphere and activities will keep everyone entertained.
Columbia Restaurant St. Augustine
Enjoy marvelous Spanish cuisine at St. Augustine's Columbia Restaurant.
Top 5 Attractions at Disney World's Animal...
One of the best shows in Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park is Festival of the Lion King, a musical stage show. Page 2.
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.
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.
Theme Park Annual Pass Payment Programs and...
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.
Disney World in April: What to Pack, Do, and...
Visiting Disney World in April? Learn how to get the most out of springtime travel and beat the crowds in peak season.
Disney World with an Infant
Tips and ideas for taking an infant to Disney World, with ideas for accommodations, dining, rides, and more.
Find Paradise at 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 Decisions: Should You Get the Park...
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?
Florida Driving
Florida driver's license requirements, driver handbook, driver's license offices, rules of the road and more. Page 2.
Monthly Temperature and Precipitation for...
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Ocala, Florida
The Airstream/KOA Camping Experience
If you're up for an adventure and don't mind immersing yourself in campground culture, the KOA/Airstream experience is a novel way to experience the Florida Keys.
Christmas Weather
A look at the average monthly temperatures and rainfall in Christmas, Florida
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