When the weather begins to turn cold and Winter starts to bite in many parts of the country you might want to start thinking about warming your bones by heading south and taking a vacation in the sunshine state.
Florida has its nickname for a reason and that’s why it is considered to be the perfect Winter getaway destination, so here are some ideas of where you might want to spend some time soaking up some sun.
Great beaches and plenty more besides
If you stay at somewhere like Fort Lauderdale Marriott North you will be in a good spot to explore the area and enjoy some of the inviting beaches that are just waiting to be discovered.
Fort Lauderdale is blessed with some fantastic beach venues like Las Olas Beach and Fort Lauderdale Beach itself, plus plenty of attractions away from the sun, sand, and sea once you have topped up your tan.
You might decide to take to the water on a jet ski or book a deep sea fishing trip, or there are plenty of relaxing cruises to enjoy like the Jungle Queen Riverboat Dinner Cruise, which is a popular attraction in the area.
A good time to come to Key West
Key West is an enduringly-popular part of the Florida Keys archipelago, comprising of some 1,700 islands, and it is a magnet for visitors in the Winter months because of the temperate climate.
You can expect to be greeted by an average 70-degree day throughout the colder months, which is just right for enjoying a day on the beach, or swimming and snorkeling.
The warm weather also means you can enjoy a visit to Dry Tortugas National Park before watching the sun go down over a cocktail at one of the many inviting bars in the Key West area.
Theme park capital of the world
You can’t think of Orlando without turning your thoughts to which of the many theme parks in the area that you might want to visit if you come to this part of Florida.
If you are coming on a family vacation and want your entertainment guaranteed for the duration of your stay then Orlando offers you theme parks galore with top attractions like Disney World, Universal Studios, and Islands of Adventure.
The Kennedy Space Center is also a must-see attraction if you want to fill your day with entertainment while enjoying the warm Winter weather.
Enjoy iconic Miami
If you are looking for a lively vacation destination with stunning beaches combined with a real party atmosphere the Miami would be the part of Florida for you.
South Beach is an iconic destination with its Art Deco architecture and if you want to get away from the beaches for a day you could always take a thrilling airboat ride through the Everglades.
If you want sunshine and entertainment throughout the Winter months Florida can deliver these two things and much more besides.