Wilton Manors has gained a reputation as the center of the gay lifestyle in Florida, but to pigeonhole this family friendly destination like this is doing it a grave disservice. This is an island town that is a great destination for vacationing families and boasts some exceptional recreational opportunities including some magnificent parks and some of the state’s best dining and shopping opportunities.
If you are planning a vacation to Florida you should plan some time to visit Wilton Manors – here are some of the attractions that make it a great destination.
#1. World Class Parks.
If visitors to Florida want to escape the hectic nightlife and big city hustle and bustle, then a trip to either Colohatchee Park or Richardson Historic Park & Nature Preserve is strongly recommended. The latter is the ideal point to start a kayaking adventure down the scenic Middle River.
#2 An Eating Adventure.
It doesn’t matter if you’re into high-end gourmet dishes or simply down-to-Earth flavors Wilton Manors has got you covered no matter what your taste profile. Stop by ‘Georgie Alibi’ for a mouth watering and award winning burgers or Galanga Thai Kitchen and Sushi Bar for a taste of Asia that will instantly transport you to far away shores. For those who want to do a bit of people watching a visit to Rosie’s Bar & Grill should not be left off the itinerary.
#3 Get Funky.
The after-dark scene in Wilton Manors are incredibly vibrant. Whether you want to dance the night away under neon lighting or sit back and relax at a piano lounge Wilton Manors has got you covered. If you want to hit the club, then don’t forget ‘Boom’ one of the areas best-known dance clubs. For those who just want to mellow out then a pit-stop at Georgie’s Alibi is highly recommended. For a stylish choice for night time, fun put the elegant and sophisticated Manor on the list.
#4 Retail Therapy.
There’s something for everyone in search of a little retail therapy in Wilton Manors. From the quirky and cute to upscale the area boasts some retail outlets that are well worth a mornings shopping. Some favorites include the ‘To The Moon Marketplace’ with its enormous selection of fresh candies modeled on childhood favorites that you may not have seen for years to the attractions of two fabulous thrift stores Poverello and ‘Out of The Closet’ Wilton Manors rewards to the curious shopper.
Wilton Manors is a great destination – while in Florida spend a day exploring this interesting and exciting destination.