Drive To 6 Incredible Summer Spots Throughout Florida On This Scenic Weekend Road Trip
If we’re being honest, the allure of South Florida and the Keys is pretty intoxicating. There is so much natural beauty, especially along those aquamarine shorelines. But, up in the panhandle, there is lots of scenery to enjoy, too. In fact, if you have a weekend free this summer and want to enjoy a little getaway to the panhandle of Florida, this is the road trip for you. The entire trek will take over five hours in driving time, but you’ll want to carve out more time to spend at each attraction. Which, makes it perfect for a weekend adventure. You can find the whole itinerary for the Florida scenic road trip here. Buckle in, folks – and make sure to bring your camera! There is a lot to be seen here.
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So, what do you think of this scenic road trip through Florida? Have you been to any of these places? Share your experience with us in the comments section!
Address: Henderson Beach State Park, 17000 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541, USA
Address: Beach Walk Cafe, 2700 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541, USA
Address: DeFuniak Springs, Defuniak Springs, FL, USA
Address: Rosemary Beach, FL 32413, USA
Address: Saint George Island, St George Island, FL 32328, USA
Address: St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge, 1255 Lighthouse Rd, St Marks, FL 32355, USA
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A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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