Nothing says Florida like airboat rides, swamp life and gator tails. If you're into all things Sunshine State, no matter how bizarre, you'll love Coopertown Airboat Rides & Restaurant. After riding around for the afternoon looking at local wildlife, nosh on said wildlife, including "delicacies" like frog legs, gator tail and catfish. This is Swamp-sourced fare at its best. So take a tourist along with and explore the side of Florida Miamians like to pretend doesn't exist. Welcome to Swampland.
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Reports of the death of Coopertown Airboats have been greatly exaggerated. As the U.S. government has acquired large swaths of the Everglades, more than once it's looked like "Captain Jesse" Kennon's iconic swamp-tour business would...
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