Heading to South Florida? These Florida cities are packed with so much excitement that it can be difficult to prioritize the fun. No worries, we’ve selected the 27 things to do in South Florida that we know will bring a smile to your face! Whether you are visiting on the Gulf side or splashing in the Atlantic, this is your go-to list for South Florida fun!
When I say Miami, do you think “adult vacation?” It’s time to change your mind! There are so many fantastic things to do in Miami with kids…you won’t even be able to do them all in a weekend! So pack your bags, we’re going South!
Welcome to Miami! (Bienvenidos a Miami!)
You’ve made it to one of the most beautiful cities in Florida — Miami! And with so much to see and do (and eat!), your money can be spent quickly. But you don’t have to go into debt, because this is one city that has a lot to offer- and a lot of what it offers is free (or close to it)!
Here are 41 cheap or completely free things to do while you’re in the beautiful beach town of Miami!
We all love vacationing in Florida, but with 1,350 miles of coastline, it can be difficult to find the right beach. If you’re hunting for the best Florida beaches for families, look no further… we’ve compiled a list of family-friendly beach escapes on the gulf coast and along the Atlantic.
Take in all the exciting (and relaxing) things to do in Marathon, FL. In fact, it’s been called the boating and family destination of the Keys! Just about 50 miles to the north of Key West, Marathon, Florida is home to dreamy beaches and resorts, exciting animal excursions, one of the most colorful sections of the Florida Reef, and several divine restaurants. Pack your bags! Here are 20+ ways to vacation in Marathon!
The Conch Republic may be known for Duval Street, divine seafood, Hemingway, and hole-in-the-wall pubs that make you feel like a local….but there are also beaches in the Florida Keys that beckon a lazy day of lounging by the Atlantic Ocean or snorkeling in the shallow waters of the tropics. Here are 9 sensational Key West beaches…five you can enjoy without issue and four that come with a price tag (and serious pampering.) But we didn’t stop there, because there are three more sandy beach escapes only a short ride away…and you must make sure to save time for them!
Just opened in early 2019, the five-star, independent Isla Bella Resort is already making a name for itself as the jewel of the Marathon area. Find out why Isla Bella Beach Resort is the perfect location for an extended stay in the Florida Keys.
Wow! There a so many fun things to do in Sarasota Florida (and I’m not talking the beach) for a quick weekend getaway. Whether it’s taking in a show (Sarasota is the Culture Capital of Florida), paddling through the mangroves, or taking in an Atlanta Braves spring training game, there is a ton to keep you busy all weekend (or week) long. #visitsarasota
Sometimes you just need to get away. We’ve been there. That’s why we put together this list of more than 50 family weekend getaways in the Southeast.
Some of the places you may never have considered for a fun weekend getaway. Some of these places to visit you already know, but hopefully we’ll give you a few new ideas for your next long weekend.
Whether you are looking theme parks and water slides, or horseback riding and hiking trails, this list should help!
Our very first stay in Boca Raton, FL proved unforgettable thanks to our stay at the Waterstone Resort and Marina. This quaint, boutique hotel is the ideal alternative to those large-scale bustling, commercialized resorts.
If you’re heading South, we’ve got the perfect list of things to do in Key West for every type of traveler: Our top picks, tours we love, things for people jumping off a cruise ship…even what we recommend for visiting with kids, touring on the cheap, or managing a rainy day.
Head to South Carolina to enjoy the relaxing city of Georgetown. The neighboring areas of Pawley’s Island, Murrell’s Inlet, Litchfield Beach are also part of The Hammock Coast – sometimes overlooked because of their northern neighbor, Myrtle Beach. Don’t make that mistake. For a calm, less crowded family vacation, check out our list of things to do in Georgetown, SC.
There are so many wonderful vacation destinations that sometimes we forget the ones in our own backyard. There are lots of amazing weekend getaways in Ga. Whether it’s hunting alligators, digging for gold, riding into the sunset, watching a show or just spending a lazy day on the beach digging a hole, Georgia has it all. Need some vacation ideas for quick weekend getaways? Here are 25+ fabulous family weekend getaways in Ga. The best part, they are all around five hours or less from Atlanta.
There are tasty culinary treasures and tons of cool things to do in Destin, FL and gorgeous emerald waters and equally stunning white-sand beaches.
Atlanta is a great town, except for one thing; it’s not on the water. To find a great beach, you need to travel. So where is the closest beach to Atlanta? There are a few that are simple day trips from Atlanta, but most are oceanside fun weekend getaways. We’ll tell you what seaside beach is closest to Atlanta, but also 10+ more drivable favorites.