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Jul 13, 2012 - Things You Need To Do Every Time For A Stress-Free Vacation

Even seasoned travelers can be nervous about traveling to new places. Your next trip can be so much better if you just read the ideas and suggestions from this article. Before packing, make a list. You can start your list anytime before you travel. By having a detailed list of what you need, you will take the stress out of packing. Even if you put off packing until the last minute, you can look at your list to avoid taking too much, or worse, forgetting something vital. When you are going to go on a road trip, bring along your favorite...

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Mar 13, 2012 - A special place

If I go to Florida I would like to visit Key west. Key West is the southernmost island of a number of islands called the Florida Keys. It is also the southernmost point of the USA. On your way to Key West you pass a long brigde called the seven mile brigde. You also pass the island Key Largo known among divers because there is the only coral reefs in USA. In Key West you have to visit the sunset celebrations. Every night at sunset a lot of pepole gather at Mallory Square. While people are wating for sunset there are street performers...

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Mar 7, 2012 - History and religion

The first inhabitants in Florida was Paleo-indians, maybe 14000 years ago. Florida was discovered by the spaniard Ponce de León on easter 1513. Florida has been spanish, french and english before it was sold to USA 1819. It became an independent federal state 1845. Florida is mostly protestant, but roman catholicism is also a common religion. In south Florida there is a sizable Jewish community. No other southern state has such a large Jewish population.

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Mar 7, 2012 - Traditions and public holidays

The most important holidays in USA are new years day, wich is first in January like in Europe. Independence day also called the Fourth of July. Firework celebrations are held in many citis throughout the nation. Fourth thursday in November it is Thanksgiving day. Traditionally you eat turky and give thanks for the autumn harvest. Halloweeen is celebrated on October 31. American children are knocking on doors in their neighborhood and go ” trick or treating” in scary costumes. Easter is celebrated in the spring on the same day as in...

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Mar 7, 2012 - Culture in Florida

Culture in Florida Ernest Hemingway was a famous author who lived in Key West. He got the Nobel prize in 1954. In his house he had 20 cats, one of theme was called Marilyn Monroe. His house and garden are nowadays a museum that you can visit. A swedish professional golfer, Jesper Parnevik is living in Florida. There are many golf courses in Florida. Many people visit Florida just for playing golf. There is a lot of birds in Florida, for example pelicans, herons and flamingos. You find them when you visit Everglades, the big...

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Mar 1, 2012 - one trip

One trip that you can do is to go to Disney world near Orlando. It is 440 km from Miami to Orlando, so it's to far to go there only for one day. Disney world is one of the most well known amusement parks in the world. Disney world consist of four different establishments, Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney MGM and Animal Kingdom. There are two waterparks and about 25 different hotells. Magic Kingdom was the part that opend first. The park consist of different countres and you can visit everything from USA to the Caribien on your trip through...

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Feb 27, 2012 - Food in florida

In Florida you eat about the same as in the rest of USA for exampel pizza,chiken,steak and hamburgers.There are some kinds of food that are more special for Florida, for exampel sea food like lobster and grilled fish. An other speiciality is the Florida Key limepie, wich is a popular desert in Florida. You can also find alot of Italien resturantes at the streets of Miami. The kitchen in Florida is also influenced by the Cuban culture, with stewed chicken or lamb. The meat is usually cooked with tomatoes and vegetables and served with...

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Feb 22, 2012 - Going to Florida

I am going to Florida, it will be very exciting. I've never been in the U.S. before , so it will be really fun to go there. The weather in Florida is much warmer than in Sweden. Even if I go there in februari I don't need so much warm clothes. Average temperature in februari is 22 ° C. The climate in Florida is subtropical. In summer the humidity is high but in the winter the air is dry. There can be some rain so I bring un umbrella with me and a jacket for cold evenings. Beside that I take shorts, bikini, T-shirt, tops and different...

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