Florida was admitted as the 27th state to the Union. It is home to a number of villages and towns that predate the state's official establishment.
One of the most notable features is Ocala National Forest. Towards the east of Ocala, you'll find this wooded area.
About 60 miles southeast of Orlando, Melbourne is located on the Intracoastal Canal.
At 60 thousand strong, Port Orange is predominantly a private community. It continues to grow commercially.
Hernando de Soto, a renowned Spanish adventurer, stumbled upon the future site of Gainesville.
In 1849, Tampa, Florida was founded. Despite the fact that Ponce de Leon, a Spanish conquistador, found the region in 1513.
The beautiful examples of Spanish architecture that have been kept in St. Augustine allow visitors to experience a piece of the city's rich history.