Old City

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Ribault set sail from Fort Caroline, today Jacksonville, to attack his arch-enemy, Pedro Menendez de Aviles, who had been sent to Saint Augustine, Florida.

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The oldest wooden schoolhouse was one of the first buildings constructed by the settlers of the United States.

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In a city like Saint Augustine that is replete with shimmering jewels, the sumptuous Casa Monica Hotel shines the brightest.

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For over 30 years, Old Town Trolley Tours has brought the best of Saint Augustine to life through Transportainment, their unique blend of transportation and entertainment.

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Portions at The Floridian are very generous, and the whole place had a very laid-back vibe.

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I remember quite well the first time I wandered into to the Hyppo on Saint George Street. “$4.50 for a Popsicle!”, I exclaimed.

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The Castillo de San Marcos symbolizes the clash between cultures which ultimately resulted in our uniquely unified nation.

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Saint George Street is the premier street in the nation’s oldest city, Saint Augustine, Florida

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The Ponce de León Hotel was built by millionaire Henry Morrison Flagler and opened in 1888.

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