Florida Essential Info

Overview

Life's a beach, especially in Florida! From the panhandle to the Keys, there's no shortage of sand, sun and surf. If you need a break from all that relaxing, there's always the nightlife in Miami, the untamed wild of the Everglades, and plenty of amusement parks, from Disney World to Universal Studios to Legoland for the young (and the young at heart). Come soak up the sun and the fun in Florida!

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Best Time To Go

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Apr-May, Sep-Nov

Fun Facts

  1. The oldest European settlement in North America is Saint Augustine, Florida.
  2. Florida is the flattest state in the United States.
  3. Gatorade was named for the University of Florida Gators where the drink was first developed
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  4. With 1,350 milesof coastline and tidal shoreline at 8,426 miles, Florida has the longest coastline in the United States.
  5. Florida has more than 1,300 golf courses.

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