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Search Out Central Florida's Green Oases

Visit Florida | Posted 09.25.2014 | Travel
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Folks may flock to Central Florida for the chance to meet Mickey, link up at LegoLand and hob-nob at Hogwarts, but the real magic is in the area's hidden botanical gardens.

Burgers are Big in Florida, Part 2

Visit Florida | Posted 09.10.2014 | Travel
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Sure, foodies flock to the Sunshine State to nosh at the birthplace of the Cuban sandwich, feast on fresh Florida seafood and traverse the Florida Key...

Road Trip, Part 3! Wild and sweet on U.S. 27

Visit Florida | Posted 08.22.2014 | Travel
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U.S. Route 27, a 1,373-mile highway that runs from Fort Wayne, Ind., to the tip of the Florida peninsula, travels in Florida from north of Tallahass...

Road Trip, Part 2! Seeing Central Florida from US 27

Visit Florida | Posted 08.20.2014 | Travel
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U.S. Route 27, a 1,373-mile highway that runs from Fort Wayne, Ind., to the tip of the Florida peninsula, travels in Florida from north of Tallahass...

Road Trip! Head for the Heart of Florida on Route 27

Visit Florida | Posted 08.18.2014 | Travel
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If you like rustic and natural, then the stretch of U.S. 27 from just north of the tiny town of Havana south to Ocala is for you.

Burgers Are Big in Florida

Visit Florida | Posted 08.13.2014 | Travel
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Whether you're hankering for a simple, blue-collar patty or a burger with a bit more flair, you'll find something to suit your taste.

Disney World Tips, From One Parent to Another

Travelzoo | Posted 08.03.2014 | Travel
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Remember: Disney is a giant playground. You can either play well with others or go home crying. Your choice.

Bollywood Brings Glitz & Glamour to Tampa for 2014 IIFA Weekend & Awards

Visit Florida | Posted 06.29.2014 | Travel
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Bollywood glitz met Hollywood glamour at the 15th Annual International Indian Film Academy's Weekend & Awards April 23-26 in Tampa. It was the first t...

Bollywood Awards Weekend Lights Up Tampa

Visit Florida | Posted 06.25.2014 | Travel
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The 15th annual International Indian Film Academy's Weekend & Awards is underway in Tampa. For the first time, the IIFA extravaganza, often dubbed the...

5 Days of Fine Orlando Dining

Visit Florida | Posted 06.11.2014 | Travel
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Everybody knows about Orlando's theme parks and their many and varied dining options, but here's a guide for visitors who want to get to know the othe...

Trekkers Walk the Final Stretch of Sand to Document Florida's Beaches

Visit Florida | Posted 01.27.2014 | Travel
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Find Your Beach in Florida Among 825 Miles of Choices

Visit Florida | Posted 01.27.2014 | Travel
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Go Wild Exploring Florida's Suwannee River

Visit Florida | Posted 01.27.2014 | Travel
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5 Fantastic Beaches in Florida State Parks (PHOTOS)

Visit Florida | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
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You can discover some of the finest, most pristine beaches in the world at Florida's state parks. Kindle the flames of love on Lovers Key, bury your toes in sugar-sand on Grayton Beach, or learn to kayak at MacArthur Beach Park.

Gulfport is Quirky, Quaint and Open to All (PHOTOS)

Visit Florida | Posted 12.30.2013 | Travel
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The man on the saxophone is onto full upbeat jazz classics as the foot traffic picks up along Beach Boulevard in Gulfport. On bikes, in sandals, wh...

8 Great Florida Beach Towns for Bicycling

Visit Florida | Posted 08.29.2013 | Travel
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Bicycling in Florida's beach towns is one of the best ways to see the sights and get closer to nature at the same time. Many of the state's beaches feature slower speed limits, bicycle lanes and crosswalks, making them a family-friendly place to pedal.

Do the Promenade at Three Peerless Florida Piers (PHOTOS)

Visit Florida | Posted 10.01.2013 | Travel
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A young man in red swim shorts studies a wave then leaps astride his surfboard. Several hundred feet south, outdoor diners on Daytona Beach Shores' S...

Guess What's Coming To Google Maps?

Posted 07.25.2013 | Miami

If you've enjoyed highjinks captured by Google Maps' Street View cameras, just wait until they've photographed the scene on Florida's beaches. The...

See how the magic is made backstage at Disney (PHOTOS)

Visit Florida | Posted 09.22.2013 | Travel
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Who can ever forget their child's shouts of delight when Mickey or Minnie or Donald or Goofy come into view? It's all part of the magic of Disney Worl...

Surf's up for Shoppers in Florida (PHOTOS)

Visit Florida | Posted 09.08.2013 | Travel
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Florida's lifestyle, flavored with picturesque beaches, sugar white sand and clear blue and turquoise waters, is synonymous with coastal living. The...

Queen of the Silver Screen Shines in Key Largo (PHOTOS)

Visit Florida | Posted 08.26.2013 | Travel
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She may be the only real movie star residing in Key Largo. Certainly she's the only one still reprising her most famous role on a daily basis. And, ...

Explore Southwest Florida's Rich Black History

Visit Florida | Posted 07.29.2013 | Travel
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In 1954, Carl Strickland -- the first black officer to serve on the Naples, Fla., police force, and the first Naples officer killed in the line of dut...