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Key West

Today, Key West attracts thousands of tourists from all over the world. The island's vibrant culture and history, pristine beaches, abundant marine resources make this island a premier tropical...

St. Augustine

History St. Augustine was said to be discovered by Don Juan Ponce de Leon, a Spanish explorer, in 1513. He claimed the land as Spain’s own and gave the name La Florida (Land of Flowers). The...

Ocala

History The Timucuan Indians were the first settlers in the area in Marion County. They had the largest village which they called “Ocali.” After years of contact with Europeans, the Timucuans and...

Gainesville

History The Timucua Indians were the first settlers in Gainesville before the Spaniards came during the 16th century. As cattles were brought by the Spaniards, ranching was done by the Indians who...

Sarasota

History Development in the area began in the 1880s when Sarasota was promoted in Scotland by Lord & Edwards, a real estate company. Lord & Edwards billed Sarasota as a region where portions...

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