Bok Tower and Garden seen from afar

Nature Parks Near Orlando, Florida

Central Florida is home to some of the state’s true treasures – stunning parks and gardens that immerse you in our local landscapes. They offer an opportunity to get to know a different side of the Sunshine State, filled with freshwater springs, delicate ecosystems, ancient oak trees and cypress swamps. To balance your pool and…

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Area Spotlight: Lake Kissimmee State Park

On the shores of lakes Kissimmee, Rosalie, and Tiger, Lake Kissimmee State Park is a spectacular nature destination with a variety of different ecosystems and exotic species, including bobcats, cranes, and white-tailed deer. It’s also a fascinating destination for the history enthusiast, holding one of Florida’s only living-history centers. Here’s a guide to this unusual…

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