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Fort Matanzas National Monument

Explore the History of Fort Matanzas National Monument

St. Augustine is a city with such a rich historical past, and the Fort Matanzas National Monument is one of those very interesting places to visit in Florida. After a quick and absolutely beautiful 25-minute drive down the coast, you’ll find the 1740 Fort Matanzas National Mountament set on 300 acres of salt marsh and

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St. Augustine Distillery

Taste the Spirit of Florida at the St. Augustine Distillery

In our charming ancient city, one thing not to miss is the St. Augustine Distillery. They offer tours and tastings of their spirits that fully capture the true essence of Florida. The distillers support local and regional agriculture, creating a premier product ideal for sipping, mixing, and craft cocktails. The St. Augustine Distillery is locally-owned

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Lightner Museum

Your Guide to the Lightner Museum in St. Augustine

The Lightner Museum is a quintessential St. Augustine activity to experience located in the former Hotel Alcazar. It checks all the boxes with interesting architecture, historical roots, and Gilded Age artifacts. The immaculate grounds are ideal for a stroll by fountains, a stone bridge leading over a coy pond, and tropical gardens. Inside, is a

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St. Augustine boat tours

Great St. Augustine Boat Tours

St. Augustine boat tours offer a unique way to see this Florida city that is sure to be a highlight of your time spent here! After exploring on foot all of the incredible historical sights of St. Augustine, getting out on the water will provide a new perspective of this ancient town. You’ll not only

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Best bed and breakfast near the Castillo de San Marcos

The Best Bed and Breakfast Near The Castillo de San Marcos

The Castillo de San Marcos National Monument is a must-see location when visiting the oldest city in the nation! It is the main attraction and a big reason why so many people flock to St. Augustine every year. The chance to see such a historic and important building is something many people come here to

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A beautiful view of the old fort, one of the top things to do in St. Augustine

Our Favorite Things to do in St. Augustine This Summer

When it comes to things to do in St. Augustine this summer, there’s plenty to choose from! It’s a pretty great city to visit any time of year, including summer.  Though the temperatures are a bit warmer at this time of year, the sights are just as beautiful as always, including visits to the beach,

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St. Augustine brewery

Relax and Unwind at a St. Augustine Brewery

Finding the perfect St. Augustine brewery is not hard to do in this Florida town! While exploring the historic sites around St. Augustine take a break, sit awhile, and relax at one of the many breweries this place has to offer. St. Augustine carries in a tradition of making homemade brews and libations incorporating recipes

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events at the St. Augustine amphitheater

Upcoming Events at the St. Augustine Amphitheater

The St. Augustine Amphitheater hosts world-class performances with well-known artists like Bob Dylan, John Legend, ZZ Top, and Modest Mouse to name a few. This is St. Johns county’s premier concert and event menu and you should be sure to catch an upcoming event at this special place on your next visit to St. Augustine.

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things to do on Anastasia Island

Things to do on Anastasia Island

Anastasia Island is a must-see destination when on vacation in the St. Augustine area. This barrier island lies just east of the city and is a 14-mile long island that is on average about a mile in width. Bordered by the Matanzas River on the east and the Atlantic Ocean on the right, this small

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romantic things to do in St. Augustine

The Most Romantic Things to do in St. Augustine

Finding romantic things to do in St. Augustine is not difficult.  After all, with its history and old-world ambiance, it’s already a place dripping with romance. The unique historic part of this town sets it apart from other destinations around the country. The brick-lined streets, centuries-old buildings, and hidden courtyards make up an atmosphere full

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