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Florida — Year-round subtropical temperatures, hundreds of miles of palm-lined beaches, and family-friendly attractions serve as Florida's siren call. A vast coral reef system, miles of swampy wilderness filled with alligators and wading birds, savory seafood restaurants, and golf courses galore add to its balmy allure. Urbanites who prefer to complement their outdoors fix with a trendy backdrop and diverse nightlife beeline to the state's southeastern cities, while laid-back beachcombers gravitate toward its Gulf Coast and northeastern shores.

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For sexy beaches, unspoiled wetlands, immense theme parks, outlet malls, and a healthy balance of beauty and kitsch.

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8 Reasons to Visit St. Augustine, Florida’s Historic Coast

May 13, 2015 by Evelyn Kanter

St. Augustine, Florida, just a half hour from Jacksonville airport, is celebrating its 450th birthday inSeptember. (It was founded 55 years before the Puritans ... Read More »


Deal Alert: Disney World Offers Free Dining Plan for Select Fall Stays

May 04, 2015 by Christine Dayao

When it comes to planning a trip to Walt Disney World, there are three important things you have to worry about: the hotel stay, park tickets, and food. ... Read More »


7 Memorial Day Weekend Hotels Under $240

April 30, 2015 by Kristine Hansen

This Memorial Day, don't get suckered into paying premiums to travel during the holiday. Whether you crave beach bliss, action-packed entertainment, or a little ... Read More »


Deal Alert: $84+ Downtown Disney Hotels in May & June

April 23, 2015 by Christine Dayao

In just a little over a month, the resorts at Walt Disney World will get into the full swing of high summer rates. Luckily, there's one way you can stay in the ... Read More »


6 Great Spring Bird Migration Spots in the U.S.

April 13, 2015 by Jill K. Robinson

Even if you’re not a dedicated birder, it’s easy to get a glimpse of thousands of feathered friends during the spring migration. Some optimal spots to spy ... Read More »

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