It is easy to understand the allure of the ocean. Soft ocean breezes mixed with the feel of the sand between your toes and the heady scent of salty ocean air make for an exhilarating experience. Ocean lovers will delight in all three of these themed vacations perfect for those people who love the sea.
Florida's Coral Reefs
Visit Florida explains, as the only state in the continental US to boast an extensive network of coral reefs near its coastline, a trip to Florida is a must-see destination for those who love the ocean. The network of reef stretches over 300 miles starting at the Dry Tortugas National Park west of the Florida Keys all the way to the St. Lucie inlet. There are a variety of points to experience the reef. Key Biscayne National Park is a popular destination for many snorkelers and scuba divers looking to explore these stunning reefs and its wide array of marine life.
SeaWorld San Diego
The granddaddy of them all, SeaWorld is a great destination for those people who want to learn more about marine life and the ocean. This vast theme park features rides, informative and entertaining animal shows, and a variety of interactive exhibits designed to deepen your understanding about what happens below the surface of the seas. Park Savers explains that this park is full of opportunities to observe and learn about a wide variety of aquatic animals. With a focus on endangered animals, SeaWorld does an admirable job of rehabilitating creatures who might not otherwise have been helped.
A beach vacation is an ideal way to connect with the ocean water and air. If you want to be able to enjoy the water, be sure to pick a destination that will experience warm weather at the time of your travel. The best thing about a beach vacation is that you can customize the trip to your liking. If you want to dip your toes in the sand while sampling delicious seafood, then choose a location known for their local fare. ECBYO.com explains that Orange Beach is home to some of the best seafood dining opportunities on the Gulf Coast, so visitors are sure to find something worth savoring.
Indulge all of your senses with a visit to one of these three popular ocean-themed destinations. It won't take long before you feel relaxed!
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