Florida is a low peninsula state of the southeast United States between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. Florida was admitted as the 27th state in 1845. It was one of the Confederate states during the Civil War.
FL is the abbreviation of Florida.
The nickname of the state of Florida is the “sunshine state”. Juan Ponce de León discovered and settled on the peninsula on Easter Sunday, March 27, 1513, which is called Pascua Florida in Spanish. ‘Florida’ is a Spanish adjective that means flowery.
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The orange blossom country, Florida is home of Walt Disney World, an amusement park near Orlando, and several other theme parks. The Walt Disney World Resort with four theme parks, numerous water parks, exquisite florida hotels, shopping facilities are important tourist attractions of the state.
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The state is also home to the Kennedy Space Center. St. Augustine, situated on the shore of Northern Florida, is the oldest town in the United States, settled in the sixteenth century by Spain.
Destin, Jacksonville, Key West, Miami, Naples, Tampa, Saint Petersburg, Hialeah, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Tallahassee, Pembroke Pines and Hollywood would be the jewel cities of Florida.
Destin is commonly called’The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village’. Jacksonville or J-Ville is dubbed as “Where Florida Begins”. Key West is known as the Southernmost City. Miami is nicknamed as the”Magic City”. Orlando is widely known as”The Imaginary City”. Tallahassee is popularly dubbed as”Tally-Ho” or”The Hill” and Tampa is known as”The Cigar City”.