Much of the Villages looks like Italy or Spain. Especially the Spanish Springs area. St Timothys Catholic church is an amazing place to sit, meditate and become inspired.
"FOUNTAINS , WALKWAYS, BROOKS ABOUND"
This is a fountain in the Sumter Landing area which will remind MOST people of New England. Hang out..grab a Starbucks..relax. Head to the new Barnes and Noble and browse;-)
On this square are a good number of restaurants, a multiscreen movie theater and an area where events, meetings and evening parties occur on the square.
There is also a great inter-denominational church called THE CHURCH on the SQUARE where services and musical performances of all types are performed.