Read About St. Augustine, Florida. Visit the Nation’s Oldest City

St. Augustine, the nation's oldest city, also holds the distinction of being one of the nation's most charming. Whether you're a longtime resident or visiting the area for the first time, we've gathered all the resources you need to find where to stay, what to do and other community information about our unique little village.

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Nights of Lights Tours

2019-11-18T15:32:59-05:00November 14th, 2019|Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Community, Family Friendly, Holiday Events, Night Life, Special Events, Things to Do, What to Do|

Nights of Lights tours in St. Augustine are one of the most popular winter activities during the holidays among families, friend groups as well as couples. In fact, exploring the winter wonderland on a tour is a wonderful way to relax and unwind after a busy day of visiting attractions and historical sites. Grab [...]

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Things to Do on St. George Street

2019-04-17T09:50:36-05:00March 25th, 2019|About OldCity, Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Family Friendly, Food, Kid Friendly, The Community, Things to Do|

St. George Street in St. Augustine is a thoroughfare, pedestrian-only street lined with restaurants, shops, attractions, and immersed in history. Planning your day on St. George Street. Starting at the Old City Gate, you can walk St. George Street all the way to the Plaza de la Constitucion; although the pedestrian-only zone ends at [...]

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Rainy Day Fun in St. Augustine

2019-09-24T11:24:11-05:00August 30th, 2018|About OldCity, Art, Culture & Music, Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Shopping, The Community, What to Do|

When visitors travel to St. Augustine, they plan for beach days and touring the beautiful downtown. What happens when mother nature has other plans? Here are some suggestions for things to do when the weather in the Old City isn’t cooperating. Museums: TAG Museum Just what St. Augustine was missing, a fun, interactive, place for [...]

A Guide to St Augustine Tours

2018-08-02T12:14:02-05:00May 10th, 2018|Art, Culture & Music, Attractions & Sightseeing, Culture & Music, Family Friendly, Food, History & Heritage, Night Life, Pet Friendly, Sports & Recreation, Things to Do|

Are you looking for things to do in St. Augustine or wondering how you should explore the area? Nature lovers: take to our waterways and dive into St. Augustine's diverse ecosystems. Romantics: check out the City's offbeat romantic St Augustine tours to impress your sweetheart! Ghost enthusiasts: I bet you've watched the episode on TAPS/Ghost Hunters that featured our [...]

Oh-My-Gourd Fall Activities

2017-10-05T16:17:44-05:00September 20th, 2017|Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Community, Fall, Fall Activities, St. Augustine News, What to Do|

Fall is officially here! Leading St. Augustinian’s and tourists to prepare for their favorite season in the Ancient City. The leaves are falling and we have cool breezy weather to look forward to. But if we are being honest with ourselves raking leaves and packing up our bathing suits, isn't what all the [...]

5 Reasons to Book Explore Tours & Pickups

2017-10-04T15:58:40-05:00May 14th, 2017|Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Community|

If you've been to downtown St. Augustine lately, you've probably seen the electric blue Explore Tour eco-friendly open-air vehicles and pedicabs driving through the streets. What is Explore Tours, you ask? This tour company was founded by St. Augustine locals Blaise Morrell and Calli Zavodney. With their combined knowledge and love for The Ancient [...]

5 Reasons to Take a Catamaran Boat Tour

2018-05-23T16:31:26-05:00March 24th, 2017|Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Sports & Recreation, Things to Do|

The narrative is that all boat tours are the same. The stereotypical tourist-trap that cruise along at 10 mph, long mundane tour scripts, and crowded decks. But, this isn't an accurate description for Bluewater Adventure’s sightseeing and sunset cruises! At a speed of 35 mph, these sporty boat tours allow passengers to get an unparalleled [...]