A sunshine sate of mind: there is something for everyone

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A Sunshine State of Mind

From beautiful beaches, to the world’s best theme parks, the Sunshine State has something to offer every kind of traveler.

  • Orlando attracts more park visitors than any other destination in the United States
  • Clearwater averages 361 days of sunshine every year
  • SeaWorld Orlando trainers feed Shamu 230 pounds of food a day
  • Legoland Orlando used 20 million LEGO bricks to build Miniland, USA
  • Plant City is home to the World Record for the largest strawberry shortcake weighing in at over 6,000 pounds and measuring 827 square feet
  • Key West is home to the highest temperature in the United States
  • $76 billion dollars is spent on tourist-related expenses every year
  • Florida has more golf courses than any other state in the U.S. – 1,250 courses
  • 105 million people visited Florida in 2015. That’s a whole lot of tourists!

Sources:

https://www.50states.com/florida.htm

http://www.visitclearwaterflorida.com/travel-tools/about-clearwater

http://www.lilblog.com/tag/miniland-usa

https://www.50states.com/florida.htm

http://www.clickorlando.com/news/florida/sun-sand-theme-parks-bring-record-number-of-tourists

http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0001429.html

http://stateofflorida.com/facts.aspx

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