The descent towards the south is a discovery of thousands of lakes and channels. The pines in the north are replaced by palm trees and gigantic areas of citrus fruit production. Florida is ranked first in terms of world production of grapefruits and oranges. The State ends the peninsula with the gigantic Everglades, the eternal marshlands and the string of islands, known as the 'Keys'.
The main city in southern Florida is Miami on the Atlantic coast, known around the world thanks to the films and television shows is has featured in.© William Silver / 123RF
The Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park in West Palm Beach is a swampy forest area that serves as a refuge for bald cypresses, water lilies and rare and endangered plants and animals.© William Silver / 123RF
The Seven Mile Bridge is a famous bridge located in the Florida Keys.© Corbis / age fotostock
Seen from the sky, Miami East is a splendid display of fine sand, turquoise waters and architectural constructions typical of the United States.© Joerg Hackemann
Sunny Isles Beach is a city located between Miami and Fort Lauderdale.© Joerg Hackemann