A New Guide to Old Florida Attractions by Doug Alderson

By Doug Alderson

Mermaids nonetheless practice within the transparent waters of Weeki Wachee Springs as they've got for many years. The Bok Tower's carillon bells, put in in 1929, proceed to echo throughout Iron Mountain close to Lake Wales. titanic reptiles are ever considerable at Gatorland, Gatorama and the St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park. Dolphins proceed to jump at Marineland. St. Petersburg's Sunken Gardens is absolutely restored to its former grandeur, whole with flamingos. you'll be able to force via a satisfaction of lions at southeast Florida's Lion state Safari. And not anything speaks of previous Florida just like the substantial concrete statues at Goofy golfing in Panama urban seashore. lots of Florida's vintage points of interest nonetheless exist—and even thrive—in the shadow of mega-theme parks and interstate highways. A New advisor to previous Florida Attractions takes you to those locations and extra on an unforgettable trip around the Sunshine kingdom. detect what Florida's golden age of tourism was once, and nonetheless is, all approximately— magical, attractive and fun!

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