Here Are The 15 Biggest Risks Living In The State of Florida

Don’t get us wrong, we love living in Florida. Our beautiful, wild Sunshine State is incredible. But if you are thinking about moving to Florida, you do need to realize there are some crazy risks involved with living here. A lot of them seem like cruel jokes made by Mother Nature. From hurricanes to sink holes, to killer bees, it can feel like everything is out to get you here. Here are some of the most notable risks of living in Florida.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Can you think of any other dangerous things in Florida? Share your favorite (well, least favorite!) risk of living in Florida in the comments.

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August 04, 2021

What are some fun facts about Florida?

It goes without saying that in a state with as long of a history as Florida, we’ve certainly got some great Florida trivia. Our ecosystem is incredibly diverse. Did you know that the Everglades are the only place in the world where alligators and crocodiles co-exist? Key West has the highest average temperature of anywhere in the U.S. Check out this list for some more interesting facts about the Sunshine State.

What are some natural wonders in Florida?

We’re tempted to say the entire state is a natural wonder! If you’re looking for more specific suggestions, how about Silver Springs State Park? A glass-bottomed boat tour there is so distinctly Floridian that it can’t be replicated elsewhere. Siesta Key’s beautiful white beaches are among the most beautiful in the world. And of course, the Everglades! The biodiversity there is incredible. We’ve got a list of a few more natural wonders in Florida here.

What are some great cities in Florida?

Our best cities depend a lot on what you’re looking for. Looking for history? Doesn’t get much better than St. Augustine. We’ve got a whole batch of towns for foodies to check out. And there are so many places here that are great to raise a family!

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