When you plan to travel to Florida, you must have been bitten by the same travel bug that bit several million others came to see Florida before you. Florida is amongst the internationally known best tourist magnets in the world. Below are but few of the reasons that draw them to The Sunshine State.
St Petersburg’s Salvador Dali Museum
Under the roof of a unique architecture, this is a museum of Dali’s life and career. It caters an entire overview of him being an artist. His masterpieces are thought provoking which made it only appropriate to also be in a modern designed building that looked like a box enveloped by a curving glass.
The Historic St. Augustine District
This area is all about historical sites and old architecture. The district is the oldest settlement in Florida. The most popular of which is a 19th-century structure, initially built to become a hotel but later on became the Flagler College. There is also a 17th-century structure, known as the oldest masonry fort in the United States, the Castillo de San Marcos. The buildings are remarkably preserved with a stunning view of the coast.
The highlight of those touring around the Keys is Duval Street in the Key West. Lining the street are spectacularly preserved old buildings turned into restaurants and shops with wonderful patios. This place stands out from the rest of Florida for its Caribbean feels.
The National Park of Dry Tortugas is made up of wonderful reef islands, and a fort. Fort Jefferson was built in the 1800s and can be toured by visitors as well. This tourist attraction is not accessible by car, therefore, most tourist drop by from Key West.
The Miami Beach
For the most tourists who travel to Florida, the Miami beach may be their primary destination. It features an Art Deco district and a wide white sand beach.
Kennedy Space Center
Having been able to successfully launched so many space shuttles, the historic Kennedy Space Center is one of the favorite destinations for tourists who wish to see and explore a space center facility.
Florida’s hottest attraction is for kids and families, the Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and SeaWorld Orlando. Family vacations in Florida are never complete without a tour of these iconic places.