What is Saint Augustine Florida best known for?

As the oldest continuously occupied European-established settlement in the continental United States and nicknamed the "Nation's Oldest City", it offers more than charming cobblestone streets, historical landmarks and pristine beaches. It's also a wealth of interesting stories and historical tidbits. It is known for its Spanish colonial architecture as well as Atlantic Ocean beaches like sandy South Ponte Vedra Beach & St. Augustine Beach. 

St. Augustine boasts attractions like military forts, stately castles, and Gilded-Age hotels. Visitors can explore a spiraling lighthouse, scenic nature trails and tranquil beaches. Hear the sounds of the city, from horse hooves on brick-paved streets to the roar of cannon fire. Find great gifts and local oddities at the shops on St. George street, or take a glimpse into history at the Castillo de San Marcos. There are all sort of attractions for couples, families, kids and alike. 

Favorite Local Experiences:

Old Town Trolley Tours- https://historictours.com/stau...
Ripley's Sightseeing Trains- https://www.ripleys.com/staugu...
Country Carriages- https://countrycarriages.net/
St. Augustine Eco Tours- www.staugustineecotours.com
Scenic Tours St. Augustine- www.scenic-cruise.com
Schooner Freedom Cruises- www.schoonerfreedom.com
Walking ghost tour of St. Augustine- www.visitstaugustine.com/thing...
St. Augustine Alligator Farm- www.alligatorfarm.com
Ripley's Believe It or Not- www.ripleys.com/staugustine
Lightner Museum- www.lightnermuseum.org
St. Augustine Lighthouse-www.staugustinelighthouse.org 
Castillo de San Marcos- www.nps.gov/casa/index.htm
Fountain of Youth- www.fountainofyouthflorida.com
Mission of Nombre de Dios- www.missionandshrine.org

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