8 Magical Gardens in Orlando You Have to Visit in 2022

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Ready to visit some of the most beautiful gardens in Orlando, Florida?

While I love to educate our readers on where to eat, sleep, and shop when visiting the beautiful city of Orlando Florida, I also work hard to provide everyone with new and unique excursions to make their trips that much more enjoyable. 

In this blog post, I’m highlighting some of the best gardens to add to your Orlando itinerary. 

Botanical gardens aren’t just for botanists or enthusiasts with green thumbs, they provide visitors with education on different plant species, opportunities to breathe a little deeper away from the city, and a chance to connect to nature in a special way. 

Let’s kick off this blog with the first of 8 Orlando gardens you have to visit on your next trip to the city.

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15 Breathtaking Forts and Castles in Florida YOU Can’t Miss (2022)

Fort Jefferson Key West Florida

Castles might not be the first thing that come to mind when exploring the Sunshine State, and while our castles weren’t built by daring Viking invaders, or promiscuous English rulers with a penchant for multiple wives and battles with roses, castles in Florida are a real thing and make for a great day out.

At least one of these castles is inhabited by a real princess, another is a school for wizards… 

Other castles in America celebrate the medieval architectural features so admired in historic Europe, and brought into the 21st Century as luxury hotels and museums.

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Orange Picking in Orlando: 5 Best Orange Groves You MUST Visit in 2022

Red Hill Groves Sanford Florida Market

Let’s go orange picking in Orlando!

Well well well Florida Hipsters… you’re not really embracing the Florida lifestyle if you haven’t gotten up close and personal with some fresh Florida oranges, right?!  

Well lucky for you, today’s article is just about that – where can you and your family enjoy the BEST orange picking in Orlando?!

From the best quality of fruit, to the most family friendly prices, we’re going to break it all down for you here!  Because family fun day shouldn’t break the bank!  

And besides, with an activity like picking fresh oranges from Orlando orange groves, you can ensure your trip will be fun, delicious, and nutritious – what more could you want?!

So let’s get started on our BEST spots for orange picking in Orlando, because the quicker you get to these groves, the more juicy citrus you have to pick from!

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Top 10 Farms in Orlando You MUST Visit in 2022

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Looking forward to a family fun day full of nature and fresh air? Well then, look no further than this top 10 Farms in Orlando list, Florida Hipster!

Believe it or not, one of the most popular family fun resolutions of 2022 is spending 1,000 hours outside this year – and Orlando farms are a GREAT way to get your outdoor hours started!

So if apple picking, hay rides, and farm animals sound like AWESOME family quality time, stick around for our top ten best farms in Orlando list. 

Especially because each of these Orlando farms are unique, with different types of fun for the whole family!

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13 Best Trails and Parks in Gainesville That’ll Take Your Breath Away

Payne’s Prairie Preserve State Park sunset over the marsh

Are you ready to conquer some of the best trails and parks in Gainesville, Florida?

Gainesville is well known for its University, museums, bars, and nightlife, but not many know about the plethora of parks that offer gorgeous trails through some of the most unique natural surroundings in the country.

If you’re looking for a break from city life and want to immerse yourself in the trees, there is no shortages of options for you to choose from in Gainesville and the surrounding areas. From state parks to donated forested areas, you can become one with nature for an afternoon or camp overnight for the full experience.

Check out my list of the best parks in Gainesville so you can plan a spectacular day or two amongst the giant pines of Florida!

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