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Hotels near St. Augustine Amphitheater, photo of a live concert in Florida

One of the Best Hotels near St. Augustine Amphitheater

Is enjoying more live music this year one of your resolutions? The St. Augustine Amphitheater, a premier concert venue, is a great place to fulfill that wish! Thankfully, our historic bed and breakfast is one of the best hotels near St. Augustine Amphitheater for your lodging. The St. Francis Inn is located less than ten

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historic st. Augustine, photo of the Castillo De San Marcos

The Perfect Winter Getaway in Historic St. Augustine

Few places in the world exude the old-world charm of the oldest city: historic St. Augustine. Take a stroll on the ancient cobblestone streets and Spanish Colonial architecture, knowing you’re walking in the steps of thousands of years of history. Tour the military forts like the Castilo de San Marcos, built to protect the ancient

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photo of one of the most beautiful old Churches in St. Augustine

Tour the Old Churches in St. Augustine

The Nation’s Oldest City is known for it’s diverse architecture, historic attractions, and beautiful coastline. Some of the most particularly fascinating buildings are the exquisite old churches in St. Augustine, each with a unique story that dates back to the area’s founding. Once you enter these majestic and intricate structures, you cannot help but be

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photo fo the St. Augustine Lighthouse near our St. Augustine Bed and breakfast

Stunning Views from the St. Augustine Lighthouse

When visiting the nation’s oldest city, the St. Augustine Lighthouse is a must-see attraction. This private non-profit organization is an educational maritime museum and holds significant historical importance in St. Augustine. As a part of the oldest port in the country, the St. Augustine Lighthouse has played a pivotal role throughout the city’s rich past.

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photo fo an animal handler at St. Augustine Alligator Farm

Visit the St. Augustine Alligator Farm

The St. Augustine Alligator Farm was first established in 1893, making it one of Florida’s oldest continually operating attractions. While the primary creation of the zoo was for entertainment purposes, over the years, it has become so much more. To date, the Alligator Farm Zoological Park features a collection of fascinating and intriguing animals, birds,

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Photo of the Old Town Trolley in St. Augustine

Hop on the Trolley in St. Augustine for a Historic Tour

The Nation’s Oldest City is the perfect place for exploring without a car—it’s incredibly pedestrian and bike-friendly, and you’ll find a superb selection of tours by trolley in St. Augustine. Hopping on and off the interconnected tours is a quick and easy way to get a lay of the land and see the area’s major

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Bridge of Lions

Visit the Bridge of Lions & More Historical Landmarks

One of the most iconic landmarks in St. Augustine is the Bridge of Lions. This double-leaf bascule bridge spans the Intracoastal waterway connecting the historical downtown area to Anastasia Island. The bridge was completed in 1927, but the structure saw a renovation in 2010, maintaining its position as a major thoroughfare in St. Augustine. Two

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Schooner Freedom

Enjoy a Sailing Aboard the Schooner Freedom

This year, Schooner Freedom Charters celebrated their 21st year, offering unforgettable experiences and amazing views on the high seas for visitors and locals alike in St. Augustine. The Schooner Freedom is St. Augustine’s premiere tall ship, clocking in at 76 feet long with 2,400 square feet of billowing sails. As a local family-owned and operated

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St. Augustine Museums

The Best St. Augustine Museums to Visit

One of the best things to do on your trip to our area in Florida is exploring the fantastic selection of St. Augustine museums. You’ll love learning more about the history of the oldest city in the US, the ancient structures, and many stories and events of the past. A great way to visit these

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St. Augustine Lighthouse

Enjoy the View from the St. Augustine Lighthouse

Of course, the view from the St. Augustine Lighthouse is the number one reason to visit, but there’s a lot more here than just a 219 step spiral staircase to the top of this historical landmark. There are exhibits at the Keepers’ House and Maritime Archaeology Center, a 1782 British shipwreck to explore, and even

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