Lakeland's Florida Southern College campus is home to 13 magnificent buildings designed by fabled architect Frank Lloyd Wright.
He called them "A Child of the Sun" and to behold them is a stunning experience. Lakeland's Terrace Hotel recalls the Jazz age, Gatsby, Flappers and elegance. A first-class hotel with one of America's greatest bars.
In the heart of Lakeland's downtown, Lake Mirror Park offers a historic promenade, amphitheater and pedestrian walkways. Hollis Garden is a lovely formal garden that showcases more than 10,000 flowers and Florida indigenous plants.
And you're never at a loss for shopping! And you'll find antiques, restaurants, museums, art galleries and pubs, right in the downtown area of Lakeland.