St. Augustine is the perfect solution for time travelers interested in visiting 16th-century Europe. The city is a moving museum, with plenty of reenactments, nicknacks, events and time-appropriate transportation to shuttle visitors around this collective time warp. St. Augustine's historical highlights include the Castillo De San Marcos, Fort Matanzas, The Lightner Museum, and the original Tiffany windows of Flagler College.
Pros: Beautiful city, historic Cons: hot weather! The Bottom Line: Bottom Line - a very fun and thoughtful city. Well suited to those with kids, couples, seniors or just about anyone! We wanted to take a short vacation that wasn't too far from our hometown of Georgia. We decided to try Florida but not the typical touristy beachy towns. Saint Augustine was selected because of it's rich and diverse background … more