Are you looking for the best of both worlds? Then this is the place for you. St. Augustine, Florida’s natural beauty provides the backdrop for a contemporary lifestyle. Ponce de Leon landed here in 1513, making it the nation’s oldest city.
With its unique mix of old and new, St. Augustine has it all – shopping, outdoor entertainment, sight-seeing, and scenic spots for just “hanging out.” Some of St. Augustine’s most popular landmarks include the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, the Fountain of Youth, Mission de Dios, and more. Historic hotels include Ponce de Leon, Casa Monica, and Alcazar Hotel.
St. Augustine is a wonderful city to put on those walking shoes and enjoy a unique shopping experience. Shopping in St. Augustine includes boutiques, unique gift shops, antique stores, museums, and even a sultry little surf shop. St. Augustine has two outlet malls if you want to splurge on a budget.
St. Augustine’s beautiful weather and endless activities can work up an appetite. There are many choices of restaurants sprinkled throughout St. Augustine, ranging from quaint cafes to four-star rated establishments.
Explore the breathtaking marina that hosted many battles back in the 1700s. No, you won’t have to navigate a Spanish galleon, but you may have to watch out for all those boaters, fisherman, party boats, sightseeing tours, and jet skiers dotting the beautiful coastline just outside your new St. Augustine apartment.