Tips for your holidays in Florida
Florida is one of the most popular states in the US for holidays and tourism, and that’s thanks to the big variety of activities you can do here! Florida is a big state and offers many different regions with different things to do. In Orlando, you have some of the most famous theme parks like Walt Disney World! Disney World attracts visitors from all over the world every year.
Besides theme parks in Orlando, you can also enjoy Natural Springs in Florida, for example Devil’s Den and Rock Springs. And then there are of course the amazing beaches in Florida. The coastline of Florida is filled with beautiful white sand beaches, from Miami over Duck Key to Fort Lauderdale and many more. Florida has it all: Nature, entertainment and culture. When are you coming to spend your holidays in Florida?!
Popular destinations for the best watersports and boat tours in Florida
Miami is the city of the celebs, of sunshine, and bustling nightlife.
But Miami also has some amazing beaches to offer, as well as fun boat tours and watersport activities. Before going out in the exclusive clubs of Miami, how about renting your private yacht
for you and your friends?
Or you can enjoy a cruise along the waterfront
of Miami, where a lot of famous people from all over the world have their mansions. On this boat tour you can catch a glimpse of the lifestyle of the rich and the famous. Miami is an exciting destination for beach lovers, night owls and art lover, so make sure to spend some days here!
If you are looking for a more relaxing beach destination in Florida, Fort Lauderdale is definitely an amazing choice. Fort Lauderdale is also known as the “Venica of the America”, and is especially famous for some of the most beautiful beaches of Florida. There are also many exquisite restaurants, perfect for fueling up after a day at the beach.
Duck Key is a paradisiacal island located in the Florida Keys. Being an island, it offers a privileged location surrounded by turquoise waters, and offers a lot of luxury lodging and dining on land. Whether you want a prestigious beach vacation with Caribbean vibes, a fun family time at the beach, or enjoy some freshly caught seafood in some of the most incredible restaurants - Duck Key is THE place to be!
And of course there are some amazing boat tours and watersports in Duck Key. You can do a boat tour to the sandbar, and go snorkeling in the best spots around Duck Key. Or you can rent a kayak to explore the unique coastline of Duck Key by yourself. Of course we also have private boat tours if you prefer spending some quality time with your family and friends.
Language and currency in Florida
Florida is a state in the United States of America. The official language in the US is American English, like in all other states. However, Florida has a big community of spanish-speaking residents. There are quite a lot of areas all around Florida, especially in Miami, where you can also get around with Spanish. Other than that, if you speak basic school English, you will easily be able to communicate with locals.
The currency in the US is the US Dollar. You can exchange your currency in local banks, we recommend using the banks in town instead of the airport. Most shops and Restaurants accept Credit Cards, where you can pay also with foreign Credit Card (please check at your bank if fees apply).
Getting around in Florida
If you want to get to Florida, you can fly to one of the main airports at Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando or Tampa. You can also get to Florida by train. Within the bigger cities, you also have public transportation networks like the Metro or Subway. Downtown in the bigger cities you can also use scooters, bikes, or walk to the most important tourist attractions.
Rideshare Apps are also available in most urban areas of Florida, if you want to get to a destination a bit further out from the city.
If you want to explore nature and hidden spots in Florida, like the Natural Springs, we recommend renting a car. By renting a car, you can explore the entire state of Florida at your own pace. You can easily book in advance and pick up your rental car at any of the many airports, or in the bigger cities.
Whatever you decide to do during your trip to Florida, we promise you will love this unique state in the United States! Sunshine, friendly people and a lot of fun are guaranteed! For any further tips or requests, feel free to contact us anytime.