Manatees, Mermaids and Monkeys-Off the Beaten Path in Florida

When one thinks of going to Florida, the beaches or Disney are typically the first things to come to mind. But there are lots of cool “off the beaten path” places to visit beyond Disney. And the winter may be the best time to visit Florida.

If you’re looking for something fun and unique to do other than the magic kingdom, we recommend heading west to explore the natural springs on the Gulf side of Florida.