Local Attractions

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No trip to the ocean would be complete without spending some time fishing for some of the many varieties of fish in the area. Whether you prefer to take a pole and fish right off the beach, or head... Read More

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Golfing and Golf Courses

Few things are more relaxing than donning your golfing clothes and taking an afternoon to play a couple of rounds of golf.  When you’re out on the green, life slows down and you are able... Read More

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If you enjoy an exciting dining experience, you will love your stay at Villa Riviera.  Within a very close distance to your private condo, you’ll find a wide array of dining... Read More

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Coasters Restaurant

Coasters is located in Melbourne just a few minutes from the beautiful beaches, and is only 3 blocks from the Villa Riviera Club! After spending the day catching some rays or taking a relaxing walk... Read More

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Good Natured River Tours

Whether you are native to Florida or visiting from elsewhere, you’ll be amazed and awed at the beautiful sights to be had on a Good Natured River Tour. These tours generally last two hours... Read More

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Kennedy Space Center

No trip to Florida would be complete without a stop at the Kennedy Space Center.  Site of countless rocket and satellite launches in the U.S. quest to explore space, the Kennedy Space Center... Read More

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EFSC Planetarium and Observatory

The Eastern Florida State College Planetarium and Observatory is one of the key attractions for those interested in space, the planets, and science in general.  First opened in 1975, the... Read More

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For many people, a vacation just isn’t a vacation unless you have a chance to go shopping and sample the flavor of the local culture.  Whether you’re looking for a keepsake to take... Read More

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Beaches and Surfing

Florida is known for its miles and miles of pristine sandy beaches, friendly waters, and excellent surfing spots.  If you’ve got an itch to swim in the ocean, Florida is the place to do... Read More