Florida beaches have always been the most coveted place for those seeking impressive waves, relaxation on white sandy beaches and swim in crystal clear waters. In fact, there are many beaches in the beautiful Florida for every taste and for every season, so there you will have a truly amazing and unforgettable holiday. Let’s find out the best beaches of them.
Sunrise over Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge
If when you arrive in Florida, you’d like to meet the movie star, you must go to the beach that is the most famous and chic, the South Beach which is located in Miami. Here you can admire the Atlantic Ocean and the famous Ocean Drive which runs along the coast, you can find the trendiest restaurants, the trendiest and most exclusive hotels in the city, where as I said before, you can meet many famous stars of cinema, music etc.
Another famous beach is located in the Gulf of Clearwater, where you can find miles and miles of trails, piers, shops, restaurants, luxury hotels and even a nature reserve. In a short distance from there is Fort Lauderdale where you will find more than a beautiful beach. On the waterfront you can watch street performers, jugglers, musicians, painters, acrobats and many colorful characters.
But if you want a unique and overwhelming experience, you should absolutely go to the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge in the vicinity of Cape Canaveral. It is a natural oasis that is home to many species of animals in danger of extinction. Also over the oasis, you can find Space Coast, a beach close to the space base of the Kennedy Space Center. Another beach in Key West is the Smathers Beach, one of the most fascinating destinations in Florida. Here also after some relaxation at the beach, you can visit the former home of Ernest Hemingway and many historical sites of the place.
Another area with over 23 miles of white sandy beaches and a sea of blue-green color is the Daytona. This place is perfect for those with children, where you can have fun building castles, fishing, walking or riding a bike, or simply soaking up the sun. If you want a romantic beach, you have to go to Everglades where during the day you can relax in the sun and on the beach at night you can dance all night long, thanks to the many festivals that are held. You can take a ride with the tourist boats that will take you to see wildlife, where you can also watch crocodiles from up close.
Florida beaches photos by: ed rosack, timothy wildey, carlton holls, limewave, arne
By +Nikos Kontorigas