Even though Florida, according to many ratings, is one of the worst states in the USA to live in, it is still the most popular state among the tourists who visit our country. Mostly this peninsula is covered by swamps and hills. But partly this is one of the reasons why Florida is so popular among people who like eco-tourism. Also, there are many natural lakes of different sizes and lots of other places of interest. Florida is home to most of the cruise ports in the United States. There are always great last minute cruise deals available for locals and tourists alike!
1. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
Maybe the museum is not even close to being a romantic place, but still, you can learn many interesting facts about our country there, plus this place is not only about the museum. If you are interested only in romantic activities, then you definitely should organize a photo session in local Japanese Gardens. Your girlfriend will never forget this experience since this is a very mysterious and pleasant place to relax and forget about your daily routine.
2. Apalachicola National Forest
Have you ever wanted to feel like Indiana Jones and Lara Croft? Yes, you won’t find any tombs and mysterious Nazis there. Nevertheless, there, you both will feel like two adventures because there are many natural rivers, caves, and wild vegetation. Plus, this is the biggest forest in Florida and a very nice place for camping.
3. Venetian pools
If you are fans of aqua parks, then this is definitely the best place for you. What can be more romantic than active holidays in artificial pools, caves and grottoes together with your girlfriend? If don’t have a girlfriend, then you will like the fact that this is one of the best places in Florida to meet European girls. Your children will also like this place even more than you will.
4. Big Shoals State Park
You like to spend time near water, but don’t like artificial pools? Well, you have found your heaven for active romantic dates. Here you can go canoeing and kayaking. What can be better than a nigh near the campfire after the active date with a beautiful girlfriend?
5. Coral Castle
This artificial “castle” was created by Ed Lidskalnin when his girlfriend left him right before the wedding. He spends 30 years to create this historical place. If you like symbolism, you may even try to propose your girlfriend there. If not, then this still is a great place to see with your own eyes how actually happy you are in your healthy relationships.
6. Blowing Rocks Preserve
Here you can find a very beautiful landscape and a big geyser. Here you can have the best natural photo session with your girlfriend on massive rocks. If two are not afraid of going somewhere on foot, then you should definitely with this place together with your girlfriend.
7. Captiva Island
Get ready to be captured not only by your girlfriend's eyes but also by Captiva island with its white sands and amazingly beautiful sunsets. This place is very famous due to the huge amount of different shells that you can find there.
8. Florida National Scenic Trail
If you don’t have enough time to visit interesting places, then you definitely should visit this place. This trail is located among the most beautiful landscapes that state Florida can offer. This trail is very popular among young couples that are planning to get married soon. Some say that they put their relations to the test in this beautiful historic area, but we believe that they just want to enjoy brilliant places together.
9. Kennedy Space Center
If you are into new technologies and want to find inspiration, you definitely should visit Kennedy Space Center in Florida. If in other places you could learn more about the history of our country, and enjoy its natural landscapes, then here you can see where the future begins and enjoy modern technologies. Plus, there are some interesting cafes for people in love.