About Florida State :
The state of Florida is located in the southeastern United States, bordering Georgia and Alabama. Nicknamed the 'Sunshine State', Florida experiences subtropical climate throughout the year, making it a popular travel destination.
Florida is a peninsula, surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. Florida's coastline is 1,350 miles long, making it the longest of any state in the United States.
About the Map of Florida State
The map of Florida shows the state boundary. The capital of Florida, Tallahassee, and other major cities are clearly depicted on the map. Interstate highways 4, 10, 75, and 95 are also demarcated on the map. The neighboring states of Georgia and Alabama are also depicted on the map.
Lakes in Florida
|Facts About Florida|
|Total Area||170,304 square kilometers (65,755 square miles)|
|Latitude||24° 27′ N to 31° 00' N|
|Longitude||80° 02′ W to 87° 38′ W|
Florida has numerous lakes that offer travelers great opportunities for fishing, kayaking, boating, and other recreational activities. Lake Okeechobee, covering an area of 730 miles, is one of the largest freshwater lakes in the state.
|Other lakes in Florida include:|
|| Lake Poinsett
|| Lake Lafayette
| Lake Kissimmee
|| Lake Tohopekaliga
Florida is home to many spectacular beaches which comprise fabulous waters, pristine sands and, of course, gorgeous views. Beaches in Florida offer tourists marvelous activities such as boating, fishing, shelling, surfing to name a few. The beaches are also perfect for organizing a picnic or a party with your family or friends. Some of the Florida beaches that you must definitely visit are:
Hotels in Florida
- Smathers Beach
- Crescent Beach
- Haulover Beach
- Clearwater Beach
- Caladesi Island State Park
With thousands of tourists coming to Florida every year, there is no shortage of hotels in the city. However, if you are traveling during the peak holiday season, it is better to book hotel rooms in advance. Some of the hotels are listed below.
||Radisson Hotel Orlando
||Hilton Garden Inn Orlando|
|Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach
||The Brazilian Court Hotel & Beach Club
Tourist Attractions in Florida
Aside from the many outdoor activities found in Florida, there are many other attractions in the state, from amusement parks to historic cities and educational centers.
These attractions include:
Last Updated on: April 07, 2017
- Coral Castle
- Universal Studios
- Walt Disney World
- Historic Saint Augustine
- NASA's Kennedy Space Center
- Daytona International Speedway