The Sunshine State boasts 825 miles of sandy shores – which one sounds most like you?
Clearwater Beach’s soft, white sand is sweet on the feet, and its shallow, calm waters will please everyone in the family. Walk the plank on a pirate ship, parasail over the Gulf or delight in a sunset celebration, complete with street performers, near Pier 60. No car? Hitch a ride on the Jolley Trolley.
Play on the waves of laid-back Amelia Island, nestled in Florida’s northeast corner. This Atlantic gem offers a multitude of accommodations, peaceful beaches and abundant activities for all ages. Explore historic Fernandina Beach via a carriage ride, Segway or trolley tour, or enjoy biking, hiking, fishing and water sports.
Scoop up one of-a-kind treasures on luscious Lido Key, snuggled close to Sarasota. It boasts spectacular white-sand beaches, Gulf views, plus awesome St. Armands Circle, brimming with unique boutiques, cute cafes, designer duds and trendy temptations.
Delight in fabulous fashion, endless events, notable noshing and ample nightlife in historic and charming Delray Beach. This Palm Beach County paradise offers plentiful nature and water sports, plus an Atlantic beach that promises to please.
Cape San Blas, a 17-mile-long barrier peninsula curved around St. Joseph Bay, offers surf and sugar-sand beaches on the Gulf and spectacular fishing on the bay. Its shell-strewn shorelines are ideal for eco-excursions and sports, such as canoeing, kayaking, sailing, snorkeling and horseback riding.
Twenty-four miles of secluded beach and 57,000 acres of wilderness make Canaveral National Seashore a natural choice. Hike the trails to historic and prehistoric wonders, and enjoy canoeing, camping, swimming, fishing, birding and wildlife viewing, plus educational programs such as ranger-guided Turtle Watches.
Always on the Go
Activities abound in St. Augustine, the oldest continuously occupied city in the United States. Stroll its charming brick streets and discover historic churches, museums, antique stores, tempting restaurants and quirky shops. Search the centuries-old Castillo de San Marcos and enjoy abundant attractions. Explore via horse-drawn carriage or take a ghost tour!
Posh shopping and dining, entertaining nightlife and exclusive clubs make Miami’s South Beach a sensory indulgence. Sample water sports, catch some rays and glimpse celebrities on its sweet sands, or explore its historic Art-Deco district on foot, bike, scooter or Segway.
Kindle the passion on aptly named Lovers Key State Park, a 1,700-acre paradise cuddled between Fort Myers Beach and Bonita Springs. Its pristine beaches are perfect for a private picnic, romantic stroll or a cozy kayak adventure. You can even wed or renew your vows there!
Get snuggly in Seaside, nestled in the heart of northwest Florida. Couples will adore its simple style, cute cottages and sugar-sand beaches. Indulge in a romantic dinner, toast your honey at Crush wine bar, visit art galleries, or shop and stroll the streets hand in hand.