FSU’s motto of “Vires, Artes, Mores,” which translates to “strength, skill and character,” is highlighted during the Torch Ceremony, where three upperclassmen pass torches to a trio of incoming students, symbolically passing the university’s ideals from one class to the next. Aug 25, 2019
Florida Legislature officially adopted the nickname “Sunshine State” in 1970.
Florida’s nickname is The Sunshine State, and it was adopted officially by Florida legislature in 1970.
The Magic City The city’s nickname, The Magic City, came from its rapid growth, which was noticed by winter visitors who remarked that the city grew so much from one year to the next that it was like magic.
Surveys for the clearest water in Florida consistently rate Northwest Florida’s Emerald Coast as Number One. This esteemed title of clarity includes Destin, Miramar Beach, all the picturesque coastal villages along South Walton’s Scenic 30A, and Panama City Beach. The water here is usually “swimming-pool clear”! Oct 23, 2020
Famed for its cachet among international celebrities, South Beach is where you’ll find beautiful people soaking up the sun and the scene. On Miami’s most-famous beach, brightly colored, Art Deco-inspired lifeguard stands cut a striking figure against the Atlantic Ocean. Dec 21, 2020
Crandon Park Beach boasts some of the clearest waters Miami has to offer, thanks in part to a strict ban on floatation devices and its offshore sandbar — itself an idyllic place to bask like the Floridian lizard you are at heart.
On the beaches of Miami, the Atlantic Ocean merges with the Caribbean Sea, the sands turn soft and white and the waters lap the shore in shades of light blue to nearly clear aqua. Aug 6, 2020
East The waters of the Atlantic Ocean on the East Coast of Florida are, in general, known to have more wave action than the Gulf Coast. It means more opportunities for surfing (Kelly Slater grew up surfing this coast) and general water play for those looking for a vacation that includes a more active beach experience. Feb 28, 2020
Miami, FL Crime Statistic Reportedincidents Miami/ 100k people Total crime 20,474 4,261 Murder 43 8.9 Rape 152 31.6 Robbery 769 160.0 6 more rows