Florida is the southeasternmost U.S. state, with the Atlantic on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other. It has hundreds of miles of beaches. The city of Miami is known for its Latin-American cultural influences and notable arts scene, as well as its nightlife, especially in upscale South Beach. Orlando is famed for theme parks, including Walt Disney World.
Atlanta is the capital of the U.S. state of Georgia. It played an important part in both the Civil War and the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. Atlanta History Center chronicles the city’s past, and the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site is dedicated to the African-American leader’s life and times. Downtown, Centennial Olympic Park, built for the 1996 Olympics, encompasses the massive Georgia Aquarium.
Mobile is a port city on Alabama’s Gulf Coast. The WWII-era USS Alabama battleship is anchored in Battleship Memorial Park. Floats, costumes and photos at the Mobile Carnival Museum illuminate the city’s centuries-old Mardi Gras tradition. The 1850 Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception features intricate German stained glass. International fine and decorative art is displayed at the Mobile Museum of Art.
Picturesque waterfront pier hosting 26 acres of water sports, parks, restaurants & outdoor concerts.
Jacksonville is the most populous city in Florida, and is the largest city by area in the contiguous United States as of 2020. It is the seat of Duval County, with which the city government consolidated in 1968.
In this video we show the Jacksonville Region including Ponte Vedra Beach(3:33), Jax Beach (4:25), Neptune Beach (7:28), and Fernandina Beach as well as the neighborhoods of Southside (9:22), Riverside (14:21), and Brooklyn (15:27).
The places of interests are listed below.
RECREATION Adventure Landing Amusement Park (5:19) 944 Beach Blvd, Jax Bch DINING Palm Valley Bar & Grille 377 S Roscoe Blvd, Ponte Vedra Joe’s Crab Shack (5:47) 6 Beach Blvd, Jax Bch Hawkers Asian Street Food (7:37) 241 Atlantic Blvd, Neptune Bch Ragtime Tavern Seafood & Grill (7:46) 207 Atlantic Blvd, Atlantic Bch North Bch Fish Camp (7:52) 100 1st St, Neptune Bch Ruths Chris Steakhouse (11:54) 1201 Riverplace Blvd, Jacksonville Chart House Seafood & Steads (11:57) 1501 Riverplace Blvd, Jacksonville River City Brewing Company (13:33) 835 Museum Cir, Jacksonville Bold Bean Coffee Roasters (14:30) 869 Stockton St, Jacksonville LODGING Ponte Vedra Inn & Club (4:13) 200 Ponte Vedra Blvd, Ponte Vedra Four Points Sheraton (6:02) 11 1st St N, Jax Bch Margaritaville Resort (6:33) 715 1st St N, Jax Bch Hampton Inn Oceanfront (7:14) 1515 1st St N, Jax Bch Seahorse Oceanfront Inn (8:02) 120 Atlantic Blvd, Neptune Bch Hyatt Place St Johns Town Ctr(10:04) 4727 Town Center Pkwy, Jacksonville La Quinta Inn Southside (14:05) 4686 Lenoir Ave, Jacksonville PARKS & BEACHES Huguenot Park (4:28) 218 16th Ave S, Jax Bch Oceanfront Park (4:42) 429 1st St S, Jax Bch Seawalk Pavilion (6:05) 75 1st St S, Jax Bch Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park (8:12) 500 Wonderwood Dr, Jacksonville Friendship Fountain (11:23) 1015 Museum Cir, Jacksonville SHOPPING Beaches Town Center (7:28) 0 Atlantic Blvd, Neptune Bch St Johns Towncenter (9:35) 4663 River City Dr, Jacksonville HOMES, CONDOS, & APARTMENTS Sentosa Beachwalk Apartments (3:03) 65 Sentosa Dr, St Johns Beacon Lake Develpment (3:27) 850 Beacon Lake Pkwy, St Augustine 807 1st St N Condos (7:06) Jax Bch Broad Stone River House Apartments (12:36) 1655 Prudential Dr, Jacksonville Riverside St Johns Apartments (15:02) 555 Bishop Gate Ln, Jacksonville Park Plaza Condos (15:09) 505 Lancaster St, Jacksonville Broadview Towers (15:15) 1596 Lancaster Ter, Jacksonville TRANSPORTATION St Johns River Taxi (11:35) JaxRiverTaxi.com EDUCATION University of North Florida (10:07) Glen Kernan Golf & Country Club (9:21) 4590 Glen Kernan Pkwy, Jacksonville Ravella at Towncenter Apartments (9:55) 4674 Town Center Pkwy, Jacksonville GOLF COURSES World Golf Village (2:47) 1 World Golf Pl, St Augustine TPC at Sawgrass (3:56) 110 Championship Way, Ponte Vedra MUSEUMS Museam of Science & History (11:00) 1025 Museum Cir, Jacksonville Cummer Museum of Art & Gdns (14:45) 829 Riverside Ave, Jacksonville EDUCATION University of North Florida (10:08) 1 UNF Dr, Jacksonville
South Beach is known for its beaches and the glamorous scene around its happening nightspots and celebrity-chef eateries. Chain stores and indie fashion shops line pedestrian shopping strip Lincoln Road Mall. On Ocean Drive, known for its well-preserved art deco architecture, outdoor cafes offer a ringside view of the scene. Museums include the Wolfsonian-FIU, which has a collection of modern art and objects.
Orlando, a city in central Florida, is home to more than a dozen theme parks. Chief among its claims to fame is Walt Disney World, comprised of parks like the Magic Kingdom and Epcot, as well as water parks. Another major destination, Universal Orlando, offers Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, with the Wizarding World of Harry Potter straddling both.
Lake County is a county in the central portion of the U.S. state of Florida. As of the 2010 census, the population was 297,052. Its county seat is Tavares, and its largest city is Clermont. Lake County is included in the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area.
In this video of Lake County, Florida we explore Clermont (2:55), Howey in the Hills (8:54), Tavares (10:27), Mt Dora (13:34), Leesburg (19:42), Eustis (22:27), Umatilla (26:22), and Altoona (26:39). Below are links and addresses of the places of interest we feature of Lake County.
Baton Rouge is a city on the Mississippi River, and the capital of Louisiana. Antebellum landmarks include the castle-like Old Louisiana State Capitol, now a museum, and Magnolia Mound Plantation, with its French Creole house. LSU Rural Life Museum is a complex of refurbished buildings illustrating 18th- and 19th-century life. On the river, the USS Kidd is a retired WWII destroyer that is now a museum.
“Sunday Morning” takes us to Florida’s Ten Thousand Islands. Videographer: Charles Schultz.
The Ten Thousand Islands are a chain of islands and mangrove islets off the coast of southwest Florida, between Cape Romano and the mouth of the Lostmans River. Some of the islands are high spots on a submergent coastline. Others were produced by mangroves growing on oyster bars.