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Did You Know? The Sunny Florida Edition

Did You Know? The Sunny Florida Edition

Florida is so much more than amusement parks, sun and excited tourists. There’s some seriously impressive trivia behind the tropical state that will turn your head, for sure…

Prepare to be in the presence of some of the world’s greatest wonders, from a necklace of heavenly islands to America’s oldest city!

It’s not called the Sunshine State for no reason but it has a hell of a lot of secrets…

 

Did You Know? Florida should be recognised for more than its oranges!

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It is the largest producer of watermelons in the country and produces the most strawberries, tomatoes & sugar too.

 

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The Florida Keys are a group of around 1,700 tiny islands.

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In Florida, it is illegal to confine a pregnant pig to a cage- they must be allowed to roam free. 

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According to a law in Florida, it is mandatory for all doors to open outward in public buildings.

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The first suntan cream was invented in 1944 by Miami Beach pharmacist Benjamin Green.

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There is a “Space Station of the Sea”…

It is a permanent underwater lab, that is located just over 3 miles off the Florida Keys. 

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Florida means “Flowery” or “In Flower” in Spanish.

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Florida is home to more golf courses than any other US state. The total number exceeds 1,250!

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The Florida Everglades are the only place on the planet where crocodiles and alligators live together.

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It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site!

 

How many of these facts did you already know? Are you shocked of Florida Keys being made up of almost 2,000 tiny islands? What do you think of the Space Station at sea? Let us know below…

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Millie Finn

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