Outside of Florida: It’s just an "area code" or a 2008 movie named “305”.
Florida Definition: It’s a lifestyle.
2. South Beach
Outside of Florida: Think it is synonymous as Miami.
Florida Definition: Tourist trap and architectural magnet.
3. Calle Ocho
Outside of Florida: Spanish for “Eighth Street.”
Florida Definition: Little Havana landmark and center for cultural events and great food.
4. Gloria Estefan
Outside of Florida: Music star.
Florida Definition: Icon.
Outside of Florida: Pullout the snow-gear and freeze for a few months
Florida Definition: Wear socks with your flip-flops.
Outside of Florida: A big adventure or task. Dan Ackroyd was on a mission in the Blues Brothers
Florida Definition: Anything slightly inconvenient that takes more than five minutes of your precious time.
7. Pollo Tropical
Outside of Florida: Fast food chain with a Caribbean-theme.
Florida Definition: First-of-mind for fast food.
Outside of Florida: Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Florida Definition: Commonly known as Public, a top-tier grocery food chain.
Outside of Florida: A roach or bug.
Florida Definition: A Freeway under nonstop construction.
10. Turn Signals
Outside of Florida: Mandatory and necessary way to communicate your intentions of changing lanes or making a turn.
Florida Definition: Use at your convenience.
11. The Grand Old South
Outside of Florida: Mason-Dixon line and south.
Florida Definition: Fort Lauderdale and due south. Be sure to stop when reaching Key West.