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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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Historic St. Augustine

Top Attractions in Historic St. Augustine

Known as the “First City,” there’s so much to explore in historic St. Augustine. Centuries of stories, people, and events combine in this ancient town and manifest into interesting tours, museums, and attractions. The downtown area is home to most of St. Augustine’s best dining, shopping, and activities. Many of the buildings date back to

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Old Churches

Our Favorite Old Churches in St. Augustine

Of course, a city as ancient as St. Augustine is bound to have stunning architecture and historical attractions, but one of our favorite elements of the past here are the beautiful old churches. Each of these impressive structures has a story that dates back to the founding of this area, and when you step foot

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Haunted St. Augustine

Get to know Haunted St. Augustine

As the oldest city in the US, St. Augustine has a rich, complicated history spanning more than 450 years. Which translates to a past full of stories—often the kind of tales told in the dark of night—about haunted St. Augustine. You’ll also find St. Augustine on the list as one of the most haunted cities

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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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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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