Manatees visit many of the state’s springs in winter, but you can see the gentle giants year-round at Homosassa Springs. Get
here early, when they’re most active. Three feeding times daily serve each animal as much as 100 pounds of romaine lettuce
and cabbage,as well as apples, bell peppers, carrots, and sweet potatoes. www.floridastateparks.org/homosassasprings or (352) 628-5343.