Synopses & Reviews
"Consistently rated the best guides to the regions covered...Readable, tasteful, appealingly designed. Strong on dining, lodging, culture, and history."—National Geographic Traveler
. "A crisp and critical approach for travelers who want to live like locals."—USA Today
. Distinctive for their accuracy, simplicity, and conversational tone, the diverse travel guides in our Great Destinations series meet the conflicting demands of the modern traveler. They're packed full of up-to-date information to help plan the perfect getaway. And they're compact and light enough to come along for the ride. A tool you'll turn to before, during, and after your trip, these guides include:
- Chapters on lodging, dining, transportation, history, shopping, recreation, and more!
- A section packed with practical information, such as lists of banks, hospitals, post offices, laundry mats, numbers for police, fire, and rescue, and other relevant information.
- Maps of regions and locales.
Just 35 miles east of Orlando, this 72 mile stretch of Florida coastline is home to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Port Canaveral, and the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame, no to mention wide stretches of sandy beaches and unspoiled nature preserves.
Visitors and residents alike will enjoy exploring Brevard County, a recreational paradise where the high-tech space program exists alongside amazing natural areas like the Indian River Lagoon estuary--the most diverse marine estuary in the U.S. Comprehensive listings make this your most informative and entertaining vacation-planning tool.
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Visitors and residentsalike will enjoy exploringBrevard County, arecreational paradisewhere the high-tech spaceprogram exists alongsideamazing natural areas likethe Indian River Lagoonestuary—the most diversemarine estuary in the U.S.Comprehensive listingsmake this your mostinformative and entertaining vacation-planning tool.
Explore Brevard County with this updated edition of the definitive guidebook to the area.
About the Author
Dianne Marcum is a member of the Space Coast Writer's Guild and the Cocoa Beach Writer's Workshop and is active with environmental and community organizations in and around Brevard County.