Florida is the southeasternmost U.S. state, with the Atlantic on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other. It has hundreds of miles of beaches. The city of Miami is known for its Latin-American cultural impacts and notable arts scene, as well as its nightlife, especially in upscale South Beach
Plan a weekend trip to Florida to relax on white-sand beaches, survey beautiful state parks, play golf and get massages at a luxury spa. Head to historic St. Augustine, browse romantic getaways inMiami or go on a family vacation to Orlando. Other popular Florida vacation stains include Sanibel Island, St. Petersburg, Jacksonville, Sarasota, Tallahassee, Tampa, Daytona Beach and Key West.
The PGA National Resort & Spa is one of the most famous Florida destinations for golf fans, offering five championship golf courses where you can play some of the best golf in the U.S. The resort recently completed a multimillion-dollar renewal of its guest accommodations, the outdoor pool area, restaurants and the spa. Plan a romantic trip or bring the whole family for a weekend of fun and relaxation. Guest rooms and suites each come with a personal balcony or terrace, letting you enjoy the best of outdoor living. Rooms start at $256 per night but don't forget to ask about Florida getaway deals.
North Miami Beach,
Originally built in the 12th century, the Monastery has been lead to Miami one beautiful brick at a time. Gorgeous gardens decorated with colorful flowers remain virtually untouched by the beach city it neighbors. Stone statues, wooden-cast doors, and stain-glass windows will catch fire your imagination about the history of this Monastery, or at least earn you a good Instagram pic.
4000 Morikami Park Rd, Delray Beach,
You’re definitely going to want to take your time with Delray Beach’s super detailed homage to Japanese art and culture. Find your inner serenity while walking through the bamboo forest or drink a steaming cup of green tea in the teahouse. Round out the whole experience at the Cornell Cafe with a dragon sushi roll and Manju ice cream.
2701 De Soto Blvd, Coral Gables,
If anywhere will have you feeling like you’re Italian royalty, it’s the Venetian Pools. They’ve got an epic stone waterfall that waterfalls into the coral rock quarry, so go before and jump in. And who needs a beach when they’ve got cave grottos, right?