Every winter an estimated 550,000 visitors migrate from the chilly climates of their home states to Florida to experience the sunshine, dazzling blue skies, and the 1,197 miles of gorgeous coastline. Many establish second homes in a Florida community by Taylor Morrison, whether they choose a house in Fort Myers / Naples, a Tampa home, an Orlando property, or one of our homes in Sarasota or Jacksonville.
Residents in the Sunshine State are never at a loss for something exciting, fun or simply laid-back to do. Taylor Morrison communities are all located near some of the best attractions in the country.
Watch a thrilling show by the professional Cypress Gardens Water Ski Team on Lake Silver. The performances are held the third Saturday of each month, the next being held on December 20.
Take in one of 74 boat parades held throughout the state. The winter holiday season offers plenty of opportunities for watching twinkling lights dance on the water as festive boats float by.
Savor your time at an off-the-beaten-path seafood shack. The state is known for these casual dives, where you can enjoy a cold beer and a plate piled high in deep-fried deliciousness.
Snorkel in the warm waters of the Gulf Coast and Atlantic Ocean. With its long stretches of shoreline, you’ll find lots of snorkeling spots to choose from.
In a state known for its pristine beaches, it’s no surprise that four of the top 10 beaches in America are located in the state. Be sure to visit Barefoot Beach and Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park in Naples, St. George Island State Park off the coast south of Tallahassee, and Cape Florida State Park in Biscayne.