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Florida’s barrier islands hold much of the state’s beauty, with pristine sands, unparalleled views, and feeling being on a far away, tropical place without actually leaving the state. If you love island hopping in The Sunshine State or are just looking for a new place to wander, Amelia Island in Florida is a must-add to your travel bucket list.

This barrier island can be found on Florida’s northeast coast, with 13 miles of gorgeous beaches, wildlife encounters, and some truly unique ways to explore the area.

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There are so many ways to explore Florida’s gorgeous shorelines. From frolicking in the surf to lounging the sands, you’ll find creative beach excursions aplenty in The Sunshine State. One of the most time honored and traditional beach activities, however, has got to be hunting for shells. These Florida seashell hunting tours will take you to some of the best places in the state to add to your collection.

It’s easy to wade away the hours in the tides as you search for the perfect new shell to take home.

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Florida is so much more than just world-class beaches, it’s also home to some of the most stunning national parks in the country. Roaming the Florida wilds is certainly an adventure, but it’s understandable if you’re a little hesitant on diving right into the potentially hazardous flora and fauna you might meet along the way. At these Florida gardens to explore for an enchanting adventure, you can admire all the natural beauty of The Sunshine State without wandering too far from home.

From indoor jungles to gardens of colorful butterflies, these Florida gardens feel like stepping right into a fairytale.

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When first thinking of Florida, images of theme parks and stunning beaches probably come to mind. But if you dig a little deeper, you’ll find that Florida’s history is just as much fun as it’s present attractions. History buffs and urban explorers alike will have a blast at these Florida forts to explore that will take you back in time.

It’s easy to imagine how life in The Sunshine State was hundreds of years ago when wandering the dusty remains of ancient forts.

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The coziest season of all is finally here, and even in The Sunshine State, you can celebrate autumn in tons of fun ways. While Floridians may have to wait a bit longer for true sweater weather, you can ring in the season with these fun fall activities in Florida.

Some of Florida's oldest cities will still be running ghost tours that will send a chill down your bones.

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