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Mount Dora Travel Guide: 84 reviews and 179 photos
Drove over to Mt. Dora one afternoon....you pass thru lots of lovely farm country and signs that say "Bear Crossing", but I didn't see any...thank goodness. It seemed as if I was going nowhere, when suddenly I was in Mt. Dora and all its luxurious ammenities. I was told I had to see it cause of it having a wonderful historic district...similar to Sanford. I found it to be more formal and pristine than Sanford. Gorgeous homes along the water...a lovely drive. The business district has lots of upscale shops and neat restaurants. Very "chi-chi" hotel overlooking the lake...generally beautiful all around.
Definately worthy of a day or weekend of investigation.
- Pros:Lovely, preserved, lush, bountifull
- Cons:wishing for a bit of grit
- In a nutshell:I prefer slightly less gentrified...as in Sanford
The restaurant which was recommended to me was absolutely everything promised. It is housed in a restored bungalow with... more travel advice
Adorable central building for an information center. Unfortunately I got there late in the day and they were closed, but... more travel advice
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