Looking for a new winter vacation destination in the USA? How about St Augustine Florida?
St Augustine History
St Augustine is the nation’s oldest city. Enjoy the European flare in the old city with their century old buildings, horse drawn carriages and hidden courtyards. Visit the oldest masonry fort in the continental United States. It’s a National Monument and, at over 315 years old, it’s the oldest structure in St. Augustine.
St Augustine Beaches
The area around St Augustine is home to some of the best beaches in Florida. Dreaming of a stunning beach with plenty of activities then this is your 42 mile oceanfront playground. Enjoy the gentle ocean breeze while watching dolphins play in the surf or view the rare Northern Right Whales that come here to give birth every winter.
St Augustine Activities
There are a lot of opportunities to enjoy in this seaside location besides just soaking up the sun on their magnificent beaches. Enjoy fishing from shore or charter a boat. Spend an afternoon or evening on a pirate ship. Do some parasailing, surfing, sailing or a round of golf. You also have the opportunity to go horseback riding if you’re up for the adventure.
For those who prefer a little bit more activity why not enjoy their world-class galleries and wonderful boutiques. Or spend some time at the theater.
St Augustine Lodging and Eateries
You will find all types of accommodations in St Augustine. For those looking for a home away from home family vacation you have the option of Vacation Rentals or Condo’s. If you enjoy spending time with a local family, they offer Bed and Breakfasts. There are also plenty of Resorts, Hotels and Motels to choose from as well.
Food. Let’s talk about food. There is a large variety of restaurants to choose from to match anyone’s palate. The local culinary masters create fresh entrees made with locally grown ingredients. They offer a large variety of food choices including, but not limited too:
Asian Fusion, Seafood, Soul Food, Buffets, Spanish, Irish, German, Greek, Tapas, Cuban, Mediterranean
It’s easy to see why more than 6 million visitors come here each year. There is something here for everyone to enjoy. Great restaurants, tons of history and let’s not forget 42 miles of oceanfront fun.