When was the last time you went on a trip to Florida?
If there was ever a state whose reputation precedes it, it might just be Florida.
And while you might think you know they’re beaches, theme parks, and all the family fun that awaits around every corner in the sunshine state, there’s always another surprise in store in this area.
Known for outdoor adventures, watery escapades, and cool little beach towns you can enjoy all year long, everyone chooses this state as the perfect vacation spot each year.
But we talked to locals, and according to them, you might not know this state as well as you think. Do you know why they shut off the lights on the beach for a few months of the year? Or where to go to paddle a kayak through a lagoon that has a blue glow at night?
And have you tried their crustacean that’s tastiest when dipped into a creamy mustard sauce? Well, you’re in luck! We’ve collected invaluable tips from real people who’ve been to Florida and got the mouse ears to prove it.
They’ve shared their mistakes, and we’ve learned from them… so you don’t have to! Keep reading to learn about the 5 mistakes Floridians say you shouldn’t make!