Pensacola's Big Lagoon State Park is a beautiful setting to picnic and fish. At Ft. Walton Beach, Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park draws families from everywhere to play on the water slides and rides. In Panama City, the Betsy Anne River Boat offers narrative tours and dinner cruises at reasonable prices. In Destin, the History and Fishing Museum has many items for viewing, including the Penn Reel owned by Earnest Hemingway.
There is abundant shopping and theme park opportunities in each of these cities, but the primary attraction is the beautiful Gulf of Mexico . Having ample room to wash off the sand, treat the sun burns, and rest up for the next adventure will make the trip seem more like vacation and less like trouble.
Tampa, the Florida Aquarium displays living examples of the marine and plant life of the state for all to enjoy. In St. Petersburg, Great Explorations - The Hands-On Museum is one place where you will never find a sign that says, "Do Not Touch." All of the exhibits are made to touch, feel and interact with.
In Clearwater, Boatyard Village is the home of Yesterday's Air Force Museum and the Florida Museum of Holography . Shops and restaurants at the village offer a variety of food and items for the whole family. In Sarasota, Bellms Cars and Music is a museum filled with cars, musical items and antiques. Some of the items are over 300 years old.
Summer vacation rentals in Florida allow you the luxury of stretching your legs between outings and having plenty of room for a suitable wardrobe for all of the activities you have planned.
Jacksonville, Adventure Landing offers fun for every age group. There is a water park, miniature golf, arcade, batting cages and a T eddy Bear Factory .
There is more room in a rental for preparing to play at the beach or spend the day at a theme park. There are also plenty of beds for everyone to enjoy a good night's sleep.
Key Largo is home to a national marine sanctuary, one national park and two state parks. Snorkeling is a popular activity for those who want to enjoy the abundant marine life of the area up close. Key Largo is also known as the Diving Capital of the World .
In the old community of Key West, the homes of Earnest Hemingway and John Audubon are popular attractions. Museums here draw lovers of the established artists of Key West as well as the up and coming names in art that live and work here. The Florida Keys inspire colorful, vibrant works of art from the local talent.
Many summer vacation rentals in Florida are on or near the beach. Some have private swimming pools and other amenities that are hard to find at a hotel. When the kids come in from playing on the beach they have room to relax, watch TV or take a nap. Return home relaxed and refreshed from a vacation rental in Florida.