Known as "The Sunshine State", Florida is heavily focused on the tourist trade. The beaches are One of the most popular tourist attractions in Florida, Along with some of the world's best theme parks Known, treats including Disney World, Universal Studios, and SeaWorld. However some of the state's best secrets are in secluded locations away from tourist areas and well worth seeing. Regardless of preference Florida has something to offer for any kind of traveler.
Amelia Island 10 Amelia Island
Amelia Island is one of the southernmost of the Sea Islands, a chain of barrier islands That Stretches from South Carolina to Florida. Amelia Island is home to Fernandina Beach, a charming shrimping village with 50 blocks of historic buildings, delightful eateries, and unique B & Bs and six golf courses.
Castillo de San Marcos Castillo de San Marcos in September
Located in the city of St. Augustine, The Castillo de San Marcos site is the oldest masonry fort in the United States. Given the fine state of the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument it's Difficult to Believe That the fortress was built in the late 1600s. Its longevity is due to its design: a diamond-shaped rampart maximized firepower at each corner, 14 feet thick walls and reduced its vulnerability to attack. St Augustine itself is a small jewel of a city Known as the oldest European settlement in the United States, full of romantic ambiance and old world charm.
Universal Orlando Resort 8 Universal Orlando Resort
Universal Orlando Resort is the top ranked My challenger to Disney, as the largest of the Universal Studios Theme Parks. The resort Consists of two theme parks: The Original Universal Studios Florida and the second theme park, Islands of Adventure. Other attractions include a nightclub and restaurant complex, CityWalk, and three resort hotels.
Fort Lauderdale Beach 7 Fort Lauderdale Beach
Located on the Atlantic coast, Fort Lauderdale is Known as the "Venice of America" due to its expansive and intricate canal system. The city is Most Famous for its beaches and boats. Once a major spring break destination it is now a stylish and sophisticated city. Central along the beach strip is Fort Lauderdale Beach, With its crisp, new, wavy-walked promenade separating the beach from the low-rise lodgings, restaurants, and beach shops.
Chomsky on the World Social Forum2002-01-25 08:07:59 by justyouraveragecitizen
Preparatory to Porto Alegre
Compiled from diverse email and radio interviews in the week before the World Social Forum in Porto Alegre
Why have you decided to participate in the WSF? What do you think of it?
Two meetings are taking place pretty much at same time. One is the Davos meeting of 'the masters of the universe,' to borrow the term used by th...its programs for militarization of space as necessary to protect US commercial interests and investments, pointing out -- accurately -- that in the past armies and navies were developed for the same purposes. The relations of the Bush administration with this sector are somewhat different than that of other presidents, but not much. All are committed to the same basic objectives of global contro
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