Pack A Bag For A Great Florida Getaway!
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For a Florida adventure, there is very little to pack. Even if the getaway choice is one of the many amusement parks, a spectacular beach, or a more active experience.

Amusement parks are big in Florida and I do mean big! Pack for tropical heat but remember sun protection and comfortable shoes. Florida's most famous park is Walt Disney World which encompasses Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, and the Animal Kingdom plus two water parks Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach. Orlando also offers Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, and Sea World with Discovery Cove. Heading to the west coast of Florida you will find Busch Gardens and Adventure Island in Tampa. On the east coast of Florida is NASA's Kennedy Space Center, which is not an amusement park but an incredible place to experience.

Beaches are another big draw for visitors and residents too. Besides a bathing suit and a pair of flip flops the next items to bring along should be a hat and shades. Florida has 825 miles of beaches under a tropical sun. Florida's beaches on the Atlantic side offer a historical feel in St. Augustine, to wide, sandy, and surfing beaches in Daytona and Cocoa Beach, to the ritzy Miami Beach. The Florida Keys are a world of their own with clear blue waters and a tropical fish. Along the Gulf coast, the waters are calmer but no less beautiful from the luxurious communities in Naples to the white soft sand in Clearwater, and up to the popular Florida Panhandle. Besides the incredible water, palm trees, seashells, and white sand Florida's beaches also have plenty of natural wildlife. Sea birds of all types, turtles, crabs, stingrays, dolphins, and manatee are frequently spotted. The choice to relax on the beach or enjoy the many available water sports such as deep-sea fishing, sailing, water skiing, paddle boarding, snorkeling, diving, and kayaking will give you a taste of the casual Florida lifestyle.

Comfortable and relaxed clothes are what should be included in anyone's duffel. Florida also offers many other great diversions. There is numerous fresh water springs, state parks with plenty of hiking, old Spanish forts to explore, 1440 golf courses, shopping, nightlife, and museums. Since the sunshine state has such great weather, sports of all varieties are available for participation or for entertainment, with a number of professional sports played throughout the state.

The laid back manner that warm tropical breezes and sunny beaches create makes packing a duffel bag quick and easy. Whether you are like to relax with nature or get a thrill at an amusement park Florida is a wonderful place for a getaway!


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