Top 5 Places to Visit in Florida this Christmas

Florida is one of the most attractive destinations internationally, known for the magic that surrounds it from coast to coast; with its beauties of natural beaches with crystal clear waters, towns with impressive architecture, and natural reserves that protect this state. 

Check out these 5 places you must visit in Florida this Christmas season:

 1. South Beach

Located on the coast of Miami, Florida, is the site having the best night parties to have a good time with your friends and family. In addition, there are buildings with unique designs and neon lights that will transport you to a state of joy and fun.

2. Everglades

If you like nature and exotic animals, this is your ideal destination. This national park is characterized by its famous crocodiles, its variety of birds, and even panthers. Paths, canals, and rest areas allow various activities to be carried out here, such as canoeing, airboat rides, hiking, and camping.

 

3. Ft. Lauderdale

Known as the “Venice of North America” due to the number of canals that surround it, making marine activities the most attractive ones, in addition to a spectacular beach where you can enjoy fishing and luxurious cruises. You can book in our office here.

 

4. Key West 

This location is one of the most picturesque and fun towns in South Florida, due to its proximity to the coast of Cuba. The clear and crystalline water of its sea offers the possibility of practicing activities such as snorkeling so you can appreciate closely the beauty of its reefs.

 

 5. Sanibel Island

If beaches are your thing, this is the right place. Sanibel beaches are renowned for the millions of seashells that adorn its shores, as well as the pelicans and exotic birds in the area. Definitely an unforgettable experience.

 

Best travel places to go this christmas season

Holidays are to enjoy and discover new destinations with family, friends, partners and why not alone.

Economy always thinks of you, that’s why we leave you a list of destinations and their main attractions that you definitely have to visit this Christmas.

Orlando

This destination is one of the favorite destinations of many, since it has a magical atmosphere that completely surrounds you. Orlando offers parks, parades, shows, and more.

You cannot miss the famous Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, where you will be able to enjoy all the famous Disney characters.

We advise you to stay near the parks so that you can fully enjoy all the shows. In addition, we recommend you rent a vehicle so that you can transport yourself comfortably.

If you want to know other attractions besides Disney click here 

Canada

Quebec in Canada is one of the most sought-after destinations to travel this Christmas season, its most representative symbols are its Festivals of Light, Santa Claus, and snow. 

They have the Santa Claus parade, which is one of the most anticipated traditions by all.

Nutcracker Christmas

The fantastic Casa Loma castle is one of the must-see places in Toronto, becoming the setting for Nutcracker Christmas. This fair will fascinate you with illusion shows, ice skating performances, and even the opportunity to take a selfie with Santa Claus.

Brazil

Brazil, besides having landscapes and beaches that attract thousands of tourists, has a friendly culture and an atmosphere full of joy.

You can enjoy the Natal Luz Festival that is celebrated in Gramado, in the State of Rio Grande do Sul. This Christmas party, which turns 31, has already become one of the most important Christmas festivals in the country as it celebrates Christmas for 60 days without rest.

Curitiba, a city in the south of the country, has a contest held annually in which residents whose houses have the most spectacular decorations, both externally and internally, are rewarded.

Costa Rica

If you are looking for a paradisiacal destination with beaches and mountains, Costa Rica is the perfect tourist destination to relax and enjoy its natural beauties.

You can find spectacular beaches throughout the country, we recommend visiting Manuel Antonio, Tamarindo, Flamingo, and Santa Teresa.

If you want to enjoy the immense flora and fauna, you can take the opportunity to visit Manuel Antonio National Park or Poás Volcano National Park.

Costa Rica also has volcanoes, mountains, and cloud forests that you can explore.

México

San Miguel de Allende in Mexico is a magical destination to visit during the Christmas season, due to its colonial architecture that captivates and enchants visitors.

Here you can enjoy the Parroquia de San Miguel Arcángel, the handicraft market, and places where you can buy souvenirs.

The viewpoint of San Miguel is ideal to get views of the entire region.

In the square, posadas are held, where there are tastings and Christmas movie performances, and when Christmas draws to a close, Christmas hits are performed in the central square.

Choose your favorite destination and contact us, remember that Economy has offices in these destinations to make you have the most enjoyable and delightful travels. 

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The ultimate guide to visit Lisbon

Lisbon has a lot to offer your: from galleries and museums, great gastronomy and night life to charming neighbourhoods. The capital of Portugal is also extremely budget-friendly, making it easy to explore in depth. 

When visiting Lisbon

Portugal’s capital has 290 days of sunshine a year. However, the best time to visit Lisbon is either from March to May or September to October, because the weather is still warm and there are fewer crowds than in summer.

Language

The language spoken in Lisbon is Portuguese but English is widely spoken by all the people who work within the tourist industry. 

Transportation

The city has the Humberto Delgado Airport, which is located within the city. Lisbon also has a metro with 4 lines. 

Do you want to move freely through the city? Rent a car with us

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What to visit in Lisbon

We present our selection of places that you can’t miss out:

1. Lisbon’s historic neighbourhoods

Some of the coolest neighbourhoods to visit when in Lisbon are: Alfama, Baixa and Rossio and Bairro Alto.

2. Praça do Comércio

The Praça do Comércio opens out on the Tejo Estuary, and is surrounded on three sides by yellow Pombaline architecture, with the decorative Arco da Rua Augusta as the focal point of the plaza.

3. The Cathedral of Lisbon

The Cathedral was built in the second half of the 12th century, holding the title of the oldest church in the Portuguese Capital. 

4. National Pantheon 

This is one of the most emblematic buildings in Lisbon and the last residence for many important historical figures of Portugal. 

5. Torre de Belém 

The Belém Tower was built in the 16th century as a fort to protect the coast from foreign attacks, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

 

In Lisbon Economy Rent a Car offers the best vehicles at excellent prices, make your reservation through our website or calling at (754) 312-2938.

How to spend one day in Auckland

Auckland is New Zealand’s largest and most diverse city. Here you have our recommendations if you have just one day to visit Auckland before grab a car and head out to the incredible natural spots that are around the city. 

1. Visit the Sky Tower 

This tower is more than 300 metres high. Offering you stunning views, along with great restaurants, a gift shop and an opportunity to push your limits by walking the outside of the viewing platforms, or by jumping off from 192 metres above Auckland’s CBD!

2. Visit Auckland Museum

Discover the history and culture of New Zealand through this memorial to those who sacrificed their lives in wartime. Inside, both contemporary and traditional exhibitions delve deep into the nation’s culture and heritage.

3. Head to the Art Galleries

New Zealand’s best collection of art includes a wide range of traditional Maori artwork as well as more contemporary styles. There are a variety of art galleries located along Parnell Road, they’re either free or a gold coin donation to get in.

4. Walk around Mission Bay 

You wouldn’t realise that you’re that short from the centre of New Zealand’s biggest city. Mission Bay is a beautiful waterfront suburb with stunning views.

5. Check out the View from Mount Eden

This is a great spot to end your one day tour in Auckland, specially at sunset on clear days. Mount Eden is a relatively easy volcano to get to and climb in Auckland. Climb to the top and enjoy amazing views of the whole of Auckland. 

What others spots do you recommend to visit in one day tour in Auckland? Comment below in the comments sections. 

 

 

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