Been searching for a place to be in the city of flowers? Ellenton could be your stop. Check out these essential facts before stepping aboard.
Ellenton lies at 27°North, and 82°West, that is, 3 hours and 32 minutes of driving if you are staying in Miami.
As of the 2013 and 2014 statistical research, Ellenton’s total population of 4,275 share the land area of 4.8 square miles (12 km2), of which, 3.7 square miles (9.6 km2) of it is land and 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) of it (23.70%) is water.
Along with Florida’s major cities, Ellenton definitely gives a backpacker a treat of a lifetime. Now browse your itinerary and jot down these must-see places that has long been waiting for you.
For your first trip, make sure your camera batteries are fully charged because you will never get away from taking “selfies” on every corner of the Gamble Plantation Historic Park. Well maintained home and grounds will give all visitors a relaxing welcome. Their friendly guides serve a detailed and very interesting tour. So, if you are a student having your educational researches on some significant subject, this will contribute. For only about 45 minutes to an hour, you can actually complete your tour around the park, unless you decide to stay for more. Furthermore, you can have souvenirs from small gift shops you can just choose inside area. It is always a wonderful feeling to see how life was back then in this historical park.
Next stop, the Ellenton Premium Outlets. Spend a whole day of shopping here and there with their overwhelming number of stores and boutiques. Adidas? Calvin Klein? DKNY? Van Heusen? Name it. They have it! This is definitely a paradise for all the shop-a-holic out there. Then you may unleash your swimmer’s instinct on Indian Rocks Beach. Their food courts are also good and have variety of different things as you would expect. The Ellenton Premium Outlets is highly recommend to anyone who is looking to get a bargain.
Who knew learning can be a great fun? At Earth box Research Center , you will surely get the answer. Be surprised by this little complex! VERY INFORMATIVE. You would never expect anyone could grow so much in a little box (earthbox)! The instructor will give you free hands on training sessions on planting flowers especially when it is May, the vegetable season pretty much done for Florida. One earthbox can produce 30-50 lbs of tomatoes. The grounds had so many vegetables growing and they even let a visitor fill a bag of vegetables for $5. The vegetables were massive in growth and there are no bugs anywhere. You would also find this fascinating. Learn and try planting vegetables in the earth boxes vs the ground. Hassle-free because they have plenty of rooms to park. They sell everything you need to start an earthbox in all sizes.
These are only among the places you should not miss as you indulge in your Ellenton escapade!
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