Sunshine, sand, sea, a vibrant nightlife and sultry Latin American flavour makes Miami popular holiday destination. Apart from visiting the exciting neighbourhoods like Little Havana and the funky Art Deco district, fun excursions to nearby beaches and the beautiful Everglades, an ecosystem unique to the region, can be explored.
The “Big Easy” of the south with a jazzy heartbeat and your first thought is Mardi Gras. New Orleans or better known as “NOLA” amongst the locals, is world- renowned for her festival schedule and bustling live performance spots dotted throughout the French Quarter, to the numerous parades that fill the city with party-goers. Visitors will find jazz riffs spilling out onto the streets tapping their toes and snapping fingers. Fans of the more macabre will enjoy taking in some of the Voodoo culture of New Orleans, whether at the Voodoo Museum or on a cemetery tour.
There is no place in the world like Orlando, recognised as the greatest theme park destination and residence to the famous Mickey Mouse. Experience adventure, thrill rides or swim with a friendly dolphin. With shopping deals, thousands of hotel rooms and holiday apartments, hundreds of restaurants and snack bars, Orlando is just as much a city for grown-ups to come and play, as it is for the children. Other attractions here too, like Universal Studios, Discovery Cove, and the beloved SeaWorld, all adding to the maelstrom of thrills and pleasure palaces that this city is now renowned for. And for those who feel the need to travel farther afield will find that another of Florida’s greatest attractions, the Kennedy Space Centre, is also nearby, as are the theme parks and attractions of Tampa, including the thrilling Busch Gardens.