Travel Journals

Read about our journey through Florida
Erin's Journal
Emily's Journal

State Flag & Seal


State Bird, Flower, Tree


State Quarter

All pictures are from:
Muller, Peter O., and Irvin D. S. Winsboro. "Florida." World Book Student. World Book, 2010. Web. 28 April 2010.

Other Information:

State Capital
Tallahassee, Florida

Historical Sites
Castillo De San Marcos
St. Augustine
Busch Gardens
Tampa Bay
Fort Caroline

Highest Point
Height: 345 ft. Where: Walton County

Lowest Point:
Height: Sea Level Where: Along Coasts

State or National Parks:
What: Everglades National Park Where: Southern Tip of State Near Miami
What: Dry Tortuga s National Park Where: Dry Tortuga s
What:John Pennekamp Coral Reef: Where: Key Largo

Famous People:
Who: Jim Morrsoh What: Rock Star
Who: Janet Reno What: Attorney Genrole
Who: Seminole Chief Osceola What: he was a General in the Civil war in Florida and fought against Florida.
Who: Juan Ponce De Leon What: was the first European to reach Florida.

Colleges or University's:
What: Daytona Beach Community College Where: Daytona Beach
What: Palmer Collage of Chiropractic. Where: Port Orange
What: Polytechnic University of Americans Where: Miami.

Professional Sporting Events:
What: Football Where: Miami
What: Basketball Where: Miami

The Four Largest Cities:
1. Jacksonville
2. Miami
3. Tampa
4. St.Petersburg

Average Temperature:
January: 59 Degrees
January: 15 Celsius
July: 81 Degrees
July: 27 Celsius