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Florida Stay & Cruise

The Sunshine State can’t have you all to itself

You want white-knuckle thrills, but you also want to take some time to recline on a sunbed, soak up the sun and sip on a fancy, brightly coloured cocktail. Your Mojo demands it. So try combining the best of both worlds with a Florida cruise, where you could be rollercoaster-riding in Orlando one day, and bronzing that Adonis beach-bod in the Caribbean the next.

Florida is as gloriously diverse as it is utterly fabulous. Buzzing with vibrant nightlife, dazzling sunshine and that famous southern charm, the state is home to beautiful beaches, astounding national parks and thriving coastal towns. Of course, you’ll want to discover Orlando and its theme parks, or check out the painfully-cool city of Miami to flaunt yourself in the Florida Keys.

What is a Florida Stay & Cruise like?

A Florida cruise is whatever you want it to be, so embrace the freedom and let your Mojo lead the way. Whether you choose thrilling Orlando, ultra-cool Miami or laidback Fort Lauderdale, you can combine it with a cruise to the Caribbean, West Indies or Bahamas for the ultimate luxury vacation.

Who you choose to cruise with will have a great influence on the kind of Florida cruise you can expect to have. All-American favourite Disney Cruise Line offers a fun-packed experience for all of the family, or if you want something a little more grown-up, MSC Cruises offer the pinnacle of sophistication.

Cruises from Florida

When you’ve finished flaunting in Florida, it’s time to jump aboard a world-class cruise liner and travel the seas. The Caribbean is a popular choice for many, including the islands of Barbados and Jamaica, along with the West Indies and the countless paradise islands in between. The Bahamas are also a fantastic option, and all offer white sands, clear waters and a sun-soaked welcome.

Things to do in Florida

There’s no limit to what you can do during a Florida cruise, so while it’s tempting to lay back and soak up the state’s vitamin D supply, make sure you sample some of the fun The Sunshine State has to offer.

Orlando is home to the world’s very best theme parks and resorts, including Walt Disney World and the The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios. Miami is the ideal destination for couples looking to experience the celebrity lifestyle in the city’s famous bars and clubs, while Fort Lauderdale provides a genuine Deep South experience in the wild natural parks and reservations.

Best time to visit Florida

As Florida is a huge hit with families across the world, the peak seasons for the state are Easter and summer, with the busiest period generally lasting from May until early September. Mid-September onwards sees a drop in visits across the state along with the temperature, providing a calmer and more chilled-out experience.

January through to March is generally far quieter than the summer months and as such, this period is a great hit with those who prefer the weather to be a little milder. Whether it’s the weather or your fellow passengers that help to influence when you embark on a Florida cruise, you’re sure to have a blast, as most of the attractions are open all-year round.