This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Florida City. To help you make friends with Florida City before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!
Florida City, USA, is situated in the very south of Florida, and is home to around twelve thousand people who permanently live in the small city. It is around thirty miles south of the centre of Miami, where you can also find the nearest international airport if you're traveling from abroad or from other parts of the country that are too far away to get there by car. You can take public transport to get from the airport to Florida City -- there are regular buses and trains available.
The renowned Everglades National Park is nearby and is one of the biggest attractions in the region; it covers an area of more than two thousand three hundred square miles. Countless species, including threatened species such as the Florida panther, inhabit the park. Visiting the park is a must for everyone who is up to some adventure or simply loves the unspoilt nature and animals. Check out the Everglades Alligator Farm if you want to know about the life and behaviour of these majestic animals; you can visit alligator shows and snake shows, and airboat rides through the national park are offered, too. The Fruit and Spice Park is a large botanical garden and park, where more than five hundred different varieties of herbs, vegetables, and fruits are cultivated. Guided tours are available and photographers are welcome, too. Do not forget to check out the Homestead-Miami Speedway, which hosts several series of championship car racing including NASCAR.
Many hotels and guesthouses are located near the main avenues that pass through the city centre. You can book rather simple accommodations with two stars as well as modern places of high quality with four stars. If you like backpacking and wish to spend time in a hostel in Florida City, USA, you will find something suitable. Your Florida City, USA hostel is centrally located and offers good quality for a decent price -- you get free parking, air conditioning, and a fully equipped kitchen. However, your hostel in Florida City, USA, does not offer free Wi-Fi.
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