Frommer's Florida with Foldout Map

Frommer's Florida with Foldout Map

by Lesley Abravanel, Jim Tunstall, Cynthia Tunstall
     
 
You'll never fall into the tourist traps when you travel with Frommer's. It's like having a friend show you around, taking you to the places locals like best. Our expert authors have already gone everywhere you might go-- they've done the legwork for you, and they're not afraid to tell it like it is, saving you time and money. No other series offers candid reviews of

Overview

You'll never fall into the tourist traps when you travel with Frommer's. It's like having a friend show you around, taking you to the places locals like best. Our expert authors have already gone everywhere you might go-- they've done the legwork for you, and they're not afraid to tell it like it is, saving you time and money. No other series offers candid reviews of so many hotels and restaurants in all price ranges. Every Frommer's Travel Guide is up-to-date, with exact prices for everything, dozens of color maps, and exciting coverage of sports, shopping, and nightlife. You'd be lost without us!

Completely updated every year (unlike most of the competition), Frommer's Florida features gorgeous color photos of the fun that awaits you in the Sunshine State. Much more comprehensive and detailed than its major competitor, this is simply the most reliable guide you can buy. Our team of expert authors has inspected countless accommodations, and they've selected the very best: lavish golf resorts, spas, stunning B&Bs, beachfront motels, and family-friendly condos. No matter what your budget, this guide can help you design a memorable Florida vacation.

Frommer's covers all the highlights: the sizzling South Beach club scene, dive sites in the Keys, spring training, theme parks, the Kennedy Space Center, world-class golf courses, and beaches, water sports, and beach bars galore. You'll learn about all the latest developments at Disney and Universal Studios, and get lots of insider tips about airfare bargains and package deals. You'll even get a free color fold-out map and an online directory that makes trip-planning a snap!

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"...does not just stick with booming Orlando, but devotes plenty of space to the rest of the sunshine state..." (Blackpool Reporter, Dec 03)

"...good for hotel and restaurant reviews across the state..." (The Daily Telegraph, Dec 03)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764537226
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/15/2003
Series:
Frommer's Complete Series
Edition description:
Book and Map
Pages:
697
Product dimensions:
5.19(w) x 8.47(h) x 1.44(d)

Meet the Author

Lesley Abravanel is a freelance journalist and a graduate of the University of Miami School of Communication. When she isn't combing South Florida for the latest hotels, restaurants, and attractions, she is on the lookout for vacationing celebrities, about whom she writes in her weekly nightlife and gossip column, "Velvet Underground," for both the Miami Herald and its weekly entertainment newspaper, Street. She is also a contributor to Star Magazine and is the Miami correspondent for Black Book Magazine.

Jim and Cynthia Tunstall are native Floridians who were born and raised in the Tampa Bay area. They have spent much of their lives traveling the state, including plenty of time waiting in Walt Disney World lines since the original park, Magic Kingdom, opened in 1971. Their many insider experiences in central and north Florida allow them to separate the good from the bad and the ugly.

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