Vero Beach, to this date, stands out as one of the very few cities in Florida that has managed to preserve its natural beauty and splendor. It still remains a breath of fresh air. One can never have enough reasons to visit this beautiful city. Vero Beach has numerous Atlantic-facing beaches that will simply take your breath away.
It offers tourists and visitors so much more than a series of lazy afternoons. Vero Beach is full of the glowing sun and warm sands. It perfectly fits the saying “good things come in small packages.” Vero Beach offers mesmerizing natural wonders, a world-class art museum and some of the best street shopping avenues. It also boasts the most exotic Atlantic beach south of Georgia.
While you certainly won’t find the high-rise architecture in Vero Beach that is characteristic of other Florida seaside hamlets, you will still fall in deep, true love with this city.
Breathtaking Natural Wonders
You will be truly surprised at the kind of peace of mind and heart this place has to offer. The beaches of this city are the ideal getaway you need in order to experience immense serenity and calm.
It has beautiful long stretches of white sand where you will meet a great amount of turtles, pelicans and sandpipers. Vero Beach is also home to over one-fourth of the world’s sea turtles that have been there since the dawn of time.
If you are a true nature-enthusiast though, you must go on a late night turtle nesting tour where you will get to see a Mama sea turtle lay her eggs into the sand under the dark, starry night skies.
Vero is home to quality theatres, cinemas, opera and fine arts. The historic downtown of this city features a number of remarkable art galleries that are truly worth exploring.
The Vero Beach Museum of Art is one particularly impressive place in the city because it has something for everyone. From meticulously-curated sculpture collections and exhibits to excellent film screenings and art classes, this is Vero’s largest art museum for all the art-minded aficionados.
There is also The Riverside Theatre across the Museum of Art, which is Florida’s largest professional Actor’s Equity theatre. It hosts a variety of standup comedies, Tony Award winning plays and musicals and a series of impressive lectures. Theatre lovers will simply rejoice here and will want to keep coming back for more.
True Culinary Bliss
Nothing is more warming than delicious food that truly speaks to the soul. Vero Beach has amazing restaurants with exceptional food that will really tantalize your taste buds. From exotic seafood to various cuisines like Italian, this city is up and running with a plethora of different restaurants that feature some of the best coffees, sandwiches, home-brewed ales, breads, gourmet pastries, and the list just goes on.
Fantastic Shopping Arenas
Vera Beach is not your typical alley of cheap tourist shops but features quite upscale shopping selections and boutiques around Ocean Drive. One of its amazing shopping places is the Indian River Mall that has 70 specialty stores along with Macy’s and Dillard’s.
As you go on a shopping spree, you will be surprised at the excellent variety the place has to offer, certainly not something you would expect from a small city like Vero Beach.
So, fallen in love yet?