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Florida is currently the fourth most populous state in the United States of American with a population of approximately twenty million residents. According to The New Politics of the Old South text, Florida’s population growth started as a result of the extension of the rail system, the evolution of mosquito control and the development of air-conditioning. Today Florida’s population is a melting pot of in-migrants from the United States and around the world. On average one thousand people move...

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Visit Florida

SWOT ANALYSIS COMPETITION ANALYSIS CONSUMER ANALYSIS COMPANY ANALYSIS MKT 642 PETER ATMALI September 24, 2003 SWOT Analysis Strength As a tourist destination, Florida has many strong assets. First, it offers a variety of attractions that caters to everyone. Below is a list of attractions available for people with different interests: • Cultural Events – festivals, fairs, carnivals • Cultural Places – antiques, art...

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Andres Martinez English IV University of Florida Essay My future in Florida “Where are we going?” I asked my mom as I saw my home vanishing into thin air as I looked through the rear window of the car. “Why are we leaving?” When are we coming back? Where’s my dad? Where are we going? All these questions came into mind as I saw my hometown disappear. I closed my eyes, as my tears brushed down my cheeks wishing it was all a dream. I woke up to a new smell, to a new country, to a new city, to...

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Hawaii vs Florida Living

Florida vs. Hawaii living Florida vs. Hawaii living Want to find a tropical place to live with warm breezes, sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, and a laid back lifestyle? Florida and Hawaii are arguably the two most sought after tropical places to live. Being raised in Florida and now living in Hawaii I have lived the best of both worlds. Although similar upon first glance, Florida and Hawaii are also very different. How would you choose where to live? It all depends on what you are looking...

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My Visit to Florida

Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about the state of Florida Central Idea: Florida has crazy weather, family oriented activities and Adults only activities. Introduction I. Imagine leaving your home with your family on a beautiful Saturday Morning in FL. You and your family are going to Walt Disney World and then later that night you and your spouse are planning to have an adult night on the town at the City Walk. Then all of sudden rainy weather comes out of nowhere and ruin your plans...

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A Visit to the Animal Kingdom in Florida

English Reflective Essay Florida is portrayed as a fantasy land where Mickey Mouse greets you around every corner and where Cinderella actually lives, where days go by without a single drop of rain and the sky is consistently perfectly blue. However this was the farthest thing from my mind as I sat in an immense carbon-emmiting monster whose air conditioning has spluttered and died and while the heavens poured the air was so thick and mucky that flies were sticking to the windshield as we drove...

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Compare and Contrast of Florida and Hawaii

places to visit are Florida and Hawaii. While many believe that one beach community is as good as any other, there are many differences between Hawaii and Florida that make them suited for different people, depending on what kind of vacation they want to experience. In particular there are differences in the cultures, weather, and attractions of these two beach communities. Although both Florida and Hawaii are tropical locations, their cultures are far from similar. Florida has a very “typical”...

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Personal Narrative: My Trip To Florida

to five airplanes just to get to Davao. The total travel time varies between twenty-eight to thirty-six hours with layovers. When I was in sixth grade, I went to Florida for winter break. It was very warm in Florida especially, when Indiana is cold. Florida is called the sunshine state because it is warm all year around! Florida is known for many tourist attractions but the popular place is Disney World. Every year my mom loves to go to Michigan for one reason, the Tulip Festival. My mom loves...

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Theme Parks: The Entertainment of Central Florida

The Entertainment of Central Florida For years, Central Florida has been known for having the best amusement parks in the world, all in one relative area. Having so many parks in such a small amount of space gives us a variety of amusement choices. Here we have theme parks, water parks, and animal parks, guaranteeing that there will be something to cater to your interests. The most popular of all the Central Florida attractions are the theme parks. These are most appealing to the children, who...

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Florida V/S Indiana Compare Contrast Essay

Florida V/S Indiana I was raised in Indiana and have lived here my entire life. While on vacation in Florida one year, my husband introduced the idea of us relocating to Florida to live permanently. This was not a decision to take lightly. I had to do some research into the idea of living in Florida as opposed to living in Indiana where I grew up. It is very beautiful there and sure I love visiting Florida for vacation and I never want to leave, but we need to decide if we want to live there...

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