Florida is the southernmost state in the continental . Known as "The Sunshine State", it became a popular winter destination for the well-to-do from colder climates over a century ago, and has since grown to become the second-most visited state in the nation.

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is a major city in the south-eastern and the second most populous city in Florida.

is a large city in Orange County, , which, for most people, conjures up images of theme parks, tourist traps, and urban sprawl.

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At the , you can pillage the Caribbean with Jack Sparrow, spin through a tea party with the Mad Hatter, protect the galaxy with Buzz Lightyear, and visit the six themed lands of the world's most popular theme park.


is a favorite destination for visitors due to the theme parks, NASCAR races, natural springs, golf courses, and the NASA facilities that put a man on the moon.

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  • Location: ,
  • Population: 20,300,000
  • Abbreviation: FL
  • Latitude of center: 28° 45' 1.9" (28.7505°) north
  • Longitude of center: 82° 30' 0.4" (82.5001°) west
  • Elevation: 85 feet (26 meters)
  • Neighbors: and
  • Wikidata: Florida
  • Wikimedia Commons: Florida

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Amharic: ፍሎሪዳ, Arabic: فلوريدا, Armenian: Ֆլորիդա, Aymara: Florida suyu, Bashkir: Флорида, Belarusian: Штат Фларыда, Bengali: ফ্লোরিডা, Bishnupriya: ফ্লোরিডা, Bulgarian: Флорида, Burmese: ဖလော်ရီဒါပြည်နယ်, Central Kurdish: فلۆریدا, Chechen: Флорида, Chinese: 佛罗里达州, Chuvash: Флорида, Eastern Mari: Флориде, Egyptian Arabic: فلوريدا, English: State of Florida, English: Sunshine State, Esperanto: Florido, French: Floride, Georgian: ფლორიდა, German: Florida, Greek: Φλόριντα, Haitian: Florid, Hakka Chinese: Fu-lò-lî-tha̍t, Hawaiian: Pololika, Hebrew: פלורידה
Hindi: फ़्लोरिडा, Icelandic: Flórída, Igbo: Flórídạ, Inuktitut: ᑉᓘᕇᑖ, Italian: Florida, Japanese: フロリダ州, Kalmyk: Плоорид, Kannada: ಫ್ಲಾರಿಡ, Karachay-Balkar: Флорида, Kazakh: Флорида, Korean: 플로리다 주, Lezghian: Флорида, Macedonian: Флорида, Malayalam: ഫ്ലോറിഡ, Marathi: फ्लोरिडा, Mazanderani: فلوریدا, Mongolian: Флорида, Navajo: Gah Bikeeʼ Taahíʼahí, Nepali (macrolanguage): फ्लोरिडा, Newari: फ्लोरिदा, Northern Luri: فئلوریدا, Ossetian: Флоридæ, Pali: फ्लोरिडा, Panjabi: ਫ਼ਲੌਰਿਡਾ, Persian: فلوریدا, Polish: Floryda, Portuguese: Flórida
Quechua: Florida suyu, Russia Buriat: Флорида, Russian: Флорида, Samogitian: Fluorėda, Sanskrit: फ्लोरिडा, Sardinian: Flòrida, Serbian: Флорида, South Azerbaijani: فلوریدا ایالتی, Spanish: Florida, Tamil: புளோரிடா, Tatar: Флорида, Telugu: ఫ్లోరిడా, Thai: รัฐฟลอริดา, Tibetan: ཧྥོ་ལོ་རི་ཌ།, Uighur: Florida Shitati, Ukrainian: Флорида, Urdu: فلوریڈا, Western Frisian: Floarida, Western Mari: Флорида, Western Panjabi: فلوریڈا, Wu Chinese: 佛罗里达州, Yakut: Флорида, Yiddish: פלארידע, Yue Chinese: 佛羅里達州, Tegesta
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