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Detention is out of the question at the vintage hotel in Florida. In fact, you can even grab a drink at The Principal's Office when you come to the Amelia Schoolhouse Inn.

This unique vintage stay is located on Amelia Island in Fernandina Beach, FL.

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Your hiking dreams are just around the corner. There's actually a miniature Grand Canyon and it's only a short road trip from Florida. You can explore Providence Canyon, also known as the "Little Grand Canyon," at a state park in Georgia.

Providence Canyon State Park is just a 2.5-hour road trip from Tallahassee. If you're in North Florida or the Panhandle, this hike is well worth the drive.

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The moody cliffs of Florida's east coast will make you rethink the stereotypical Sunshine State shoreline. While there are well-known outcroppings, there are some you have to search for. One Florida beach Marineland near Jacksonville is one such hidden, rocky treasure.

The beach stretches from the Marineland Dolphin Adventure Park to the northern tip of Washington Oaks Gardens State Park.

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Hotel rooms can be an expensive part of anyone's vacation. But with this cheap Florida Airbnb rental, you can save without skimping on the views. This rustic seaside cabin gives you ocean views right outside your window.

The cottage is a one-bedroom home that sits right on the beach in Florida's most historic city.

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Imagine a place where the hummingbirds come and hang out in a natural setting straight out of a southern fairytale. Well, you don't have to imagine it as this serene land exists in The Sunshine State. One hidden Florida park, Beluthahatchee Park, near Jacksonville, is the perfect place to find your creative passion.

Situated in St. Johns County, the park was the former land of Stetson Kennedy, a human rights activist who created the refuge along Beluthahatchee Lake after buying the land in 1948.

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There are a lot of great nature spots in Florida where you can get away from the hustle and bustle of big city life. One Florida campground, Camp Chowenwaw Park near Jacksonville, offers a respite from the daily grind. What you'll find hidden in this park is a collection of huge "birdhouse" like treehouses that you can actually camp in.

Called Treehouse Point, this is an area of Camp Chowenwaw that is home to nine treehouses that can sleep up to four people in each house, originally built for The Girl Scout Council Of Duval County.

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Florida is a state that offers a bounty of surprises for the curious explorer. One special beach on the east coast holds unique ocean views that you won’t find anywhere else. This Florida beach within Washington Oaks Gardens State Park is a geological wonderland with a rare rocky coastline that even holds hidden sea caves.

When thinking of The Sunshine State, white sands and palm trees usually come to mind. This beach, however, will give you a totally different experience.

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Tucked away in the Sunshine State is a spectacular cave to discover. You can sit at the edge of a cavern at Ginnie Springs Outdoors and peer into an underwater world. This gorgeous spot is easily one of the most amazing destinations in Florida and belongs at the top of your travel bucket list.

Ginnie Springs is a turquoise natural spring located two hours and 15 minutes from Tallahassee and just an hour and 40 minutes from Jacksonville. Take a road trip with your besties to this gorgeous spot before autumn arrives. 

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Hidden in an upstate forest is a massive sinkhole you can discover. Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park is home to a miniature rainforest that's been around for thousands of years. You can explore this jaw-dropping natural feature this summer for an unforgettable day in Florida.

Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park is located in Gainsville, which is just an hour and fifteen minutes from Jacksonville. Take a road trip summer to this unique environment and immerse yourself in the lush surroundings.

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If you're in need of a summer road trip, there's a rainbow-filled city just up the road from North Florida. Charleston, South Carolina, is a charming historic town that's only a 3.5-hour drive from Jacksonville. Best of all, part of The Notebook was filmed there, so you can bring your S/O and live out your Allie and Noah daydreams. 

Charleston is an amazing road trip destination if you live in Jax. The town is bursting with bright hues and fun things to do, from taking a historical tour of the city to sunset kayaking on the Charleston Harbor. It's an enchanting getaway.

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Spa days with your beau can be the perfect way to relax and rejuvenate together, but what’s not so relaxing is how expensive that spa visit can end up being! If you’re looking for an inexpensive way to treat yourself, this affordable Florida Airbnb rental is just the thing. A cozy cabin all to yourself, a hot tub, and a river view? Say no more!

The Riverfront Spring Home is actually large enough for 5 guests, which means you could totally make it a double date vacay. At $250 a night, you could easily split that between friends for a pampering that costs considerably less than an all-out trip to the spa.

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The thrilling, swashbuckling adventures of Captain Jack Sparrow from the Pirates of the Caribbean films probably had all of us dreaming of adventures on the high seas. While the pirate’s life may be embellished by Hollywood, you can still live out some of the highlights, like exploring historic forts and maybe even searching for treasure at Fort Pickens' ruins in Florida. This Florida fort will totally make you feel like you’re in your favorite pirate film.

Situated on the Gulf Islands National Seashore, the Fort Pickens area is a gorgeous spot for the would-be pirate to explore.

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