Friday, October 23, 2009

White Sand, White Heat And Florida Vacation Spots

Florida vacation spots in the summer season can be uncomfortable so be prepared for temperatures up to 90 degrees F (32C) and high humidity. If you can take the heat you are in for a treat. In Florida vacation spots hold so much variety you�ll be spoilt for choice. If its water, wildlife or a Wild Life you�re looking for Florida vacation spots will surely hit your spot.

Daytona Beach has the racing connection and as Florida vacation spots go this is high speed. Every year it offers Daytona 500 and Hershey 300 (second week of February), Bike week (second week in March), around the Pepsi 400 (first week of July) and the Biketoberfest (third week in October).

Big city sophistication is the hallmark of Miami and some of this rubs off onto nearby Fort Lauderdale. The cultural diversity of the city provides Florida vacation spots all year-round attractions.

The inland city of Orlando is probably the most convenient base for Disney World and a host of Theme Parks. The nearest beach is 60 minutes away but this is more than compensated for by Florida vacation spots like Seaworld Orlando.

The Everglades area provides an enormous range of activities to satisfy the appetite of all tastes. Florida vacation spots near the tranquil waters of the Gulf provide you with a great base to view the mangrove entangled estuaries teeming with water life like dolphin, manatee and sea turtles.

The Memphis area provides music and the arts focused Florida vacation spots. Memphis is a great base for Art, Ballet, The Blues Foundation, The Delta Blues Museum, Memphis Symphony Orchestra, Opera Memphis and Soulsville: Stax Museum of American Soul Music to mention only a few of the enormous selection of local attractions only a trolley-ride away.

North Captiva is one of many unique Florida vacation spots for those seeking peace and serenity. You can choose from a good selection of unusual cafes and restaurants on this automobile-free island. You can also go boating, fish the tranquil waters, take in nature walks and bird watching in the extensive island nature reserve.

The Florida Keys provide an awesome range of things to see and to do. Florida vacation spots provide you with a great base for water sports activities especially fishing and snorkeling. Catch game fish like marlin, sailfish, tuna and dolphin in deep water near your Florida vacation spots or try your hand at catching those elusive Key Largo bonefish. The scuba diving is spectacular. Many divers head for the �Christ of the Deep� statue off Key Largo, just another of many unforgettable Florida vacation spots.