Useful links for visiting Florida

Located on a peninsula, Florida – a land of beaches, oranges, and world-famous theme parks such as Disney World and Universal Studios – is the southernmost of the 48 conterminous United States. Miami is a leading resort in the state and the second tourism hub for international visitors in the country, after New York.

Florida is the 27th state of the United States, admitted to the Union in 1845. Before this, it was under the rule of Britain and Spain at various times. Its capital is Tallahassee, the largest city – Jacksonville, nicknamed The River City. Other major cities: Miami, Tampa, Orlando.

The symbols of the state are the Florida panther, the mocking bird, the sabal palm, and the tickseed.  Florida has one World Heritage Site: Everglades National Park, the largest designated sub-tropical wilderness reserve in North America.

If you plan to travel to Florida, below are 45 links to help you organize a unique vacation in the Sunshine State. Have a nice trip!

No winter coats in Florida, no boots, no chains, no salt, no plows, and shovels. In the balmy state of Florida, fruits fell in the meanest yard. – Christine Schutt, an American novelist.

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Transportation

Jacksonville Beach roads


autoeurope.com
 – a leading online platform that provides international car rental services at the most competitive prices

bikesbooking.com – online booking service for motorcycles, scooters, quads, and bicycles in the United States and other parts of the world

busbud.com – an online bus-booking platform that has compiled the largest selection of bus tickets 

cheapoair.com – a leading provider of airline tickets, hotel rooms, rental cars, and vacation packages through its extensive partnerships with top travel brands and a wide breadth of inventory

directferries.com – the world leading website for online ferry booking

discovercars.com – an Award-winning car rental comparison website

economybookings.com – a platform that provides a wide choice of vehicles of all classes and helps to find the perfect car for your journey 

flixbus.com – a long-distance bus operator connecting cities and towns throughout Europe and the United States

gettransfer.com – booking service for transfers and car rentals with a personal driver at the best prices

greyhound.com – the largest intercity bus service across the US, Canada, and Mexico

holidaytaxis.com – an award-winning global ground transportation company offering airport transfers with vehicle types to suit every budget and party size, from shuttles to private taxis to large coaches

kiwi.com – an online booking service for flight, train, and bus tickets that offers unique virtual interlining

marinas.com/fl – a directory of ferries, boaters services, and marina information in Florida

omio.com – a unique platform on which users can book travel tickets by comparing trains, buses, and flights in Europe, the US, and Canada on one search

qeeq.com – one of the fastest-growing online car rental platforms worldwide that offers its customers the most extensive set of car rental options and always strives to offer the most competitive price

trip.com – a global online travel agency for hotels and tickets for flights and trains that provides one-stop travel booking services through the website and mobile app

Accommodation

Avalon Hotel in Miami Beach


agoda.com
 – an online travel agency and metasearch engine for hotels, vacation rentals, flights, and airport transfer

booking.com – an online travel agency connecting travelers with a great selection of incredible places to stay

hostelworld.com – a global hostel-focused online booking platform that inspires passionate travelers to see the world

loveholidays.com – an online distribution company that allows customers to make hotel bookings via the internet

vrbo.com – a vacation rental online marketplace to find the perfect place for your next family trip

Food & Dining

Health food restaurant Pura Vida Edgewater in Miami


eatyourworld.com
 – a guide to regional food and drinks around the globe founded on the principle that what you eat depends on where you are

eatwith.com – the largest community for unique culinary experiences led by one-of-a-kind hosts

ubereats.com – a food delivery platform that makes getting great food from favorite local restaurants as easy as requesting a ride

All Florida

Sunset Key Island


bigbustours.com – the largest operator of open-top bus sightseeing tours in the world

disneyworld.disney.go.com – the Walt Disney World Resort website

expedia.co.uk – one of the leading full-service online travel brands helping travelers plan and book travel from the widest selection of vacation packages, flights, hotels, rental cars, rail, cruises, activities, attractions, and services

floridastateparks.org – recreation at Florida state parks, trails, and historic sites

getyourguide.com – a platform used for booking tours, excursions, and other travel activities

gocity.com – an excellent option for travelers who plan on visiting multiple attractions and sights

insubuy.com – the largest provider of visitors insurance – which provides medical coverage as well as emergency medical evacuation, repatriation of remains, and travel-related coverages – for foreigners visiting the United States

klook.com – a one-stop platform that helps find and book things to do, places to eat, and even staycations near you at the best prices

mp.mydigitalpublication.com – 180 pages of unforgettable destinations in the USA, including Florida, by VisitTheUSA

musement.com – an online platform that helps visitors get the most out of their destinations by providing a great choice of local tours and attractions by booking on multiple devices 

recreation.gov – your gateway to exploring America's outdoor and cultural destinations in your zip code and across the country

seaworld.com/orlando – the SeaWorld Orlando Theme Park website

ticketnetwork.com – an online marketplace for tickets to concert, sport, and theater events around the country and the world

tiqets.com – one of the largest online ticketing platform for museums, shows, and attractions in the most popular tourist destinations

travel.usnews.com – best places to visit in Florida

tourradar.com – one of the most trusted online marketplace for multi-day tours with everything travelers need to plan and book their next great escape in one place

universalstudios.com – the official Universal Studios website, with details on new and upcoming movies, theme parks, and production services

viator.com  a Trip Advisor platform for booking all kinds of activities during travel

visitflorida.com – the official state travel, tourism and, vacation website for Florida, with trip ideas, lodging, attractions, events, and free brochures

weather.com – weather information anywhere on the planet

whc.unesco.org/us – the official UNESCO website where you can find out 24 properties in the United States listed as Heritage Sites



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