St. Augustine Summer Recommendations

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St augustine summer – cedar house inn

Have you been reading about the Trip Advisor #1 Bed & Breakfast in the USA and ready to make plans to stay at Cedar House Inn? Great! I’d love to have a look at the beautiful city of St. Augustine through your eyes.

Our repeat guests have always been my best resource for ideas on fantastic things to do when in town.  Suggestions abound for locations within walking distance where you can enjoy a delicious and innovative meal, visit one of our distinctive art galleries or historic attractions, and partake in a once in a lifetime experience like zip lining over alligators!

The “Guest Favorites” links listed below represent why so many visitors continue to make their way to the beautiful City of St Augustine again and again. Some are well known, and some are hidden gems, but all have been endorsed by Cedar House visitors and will make for the perfect additions to your “To Do” list this summer.

Guest favorites for food & drink: Collage RestaurantPreserved Restaurant — The Bunnery Cafe — The Ice Plant Restaurant — The Floridian — Prohibition Kitchen — Café Alcazar — Gaufre’s & Goods

Guest Favorites for Places To See/Things To Do: Summer Concerts in The Plaza — Alligator Farm Zoological Park — The St Augustine Distillery — Castillo de San Marcos — Old Town Trolley Tours — Eco Tours — The Lightner Museum — Anastasia State Park — Concerts at St. Augustine Amphitheater

Have you found a hidden gem in St. Augustine that you’d recommend to St. Augustine visitors? I’d love to hear about it. Drop an email:

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AntiquesThe city of St Augustine, Florida is synonymous with shopping & finding great deals, featuring 2 enourmous outlet malls. However, as a city with a long history, St Augustine is also filled with tons of great antique shops, malls and galleries. Continue reading

The Fountain Of Youth

Fountain_of_Youth_Archaeological_Park_St_Augustine1The Fountain of Youth Park is a mysterious and unique place. A fully fledged archeological park, the Fountain of Youth Park is believed to be the site where Ponce de Leon first landed in the New World in 1513. Numerous artifacts can be seen here, in addition to the famed Fountain of Youth, that Ponce de Leon went in search of after hearing legends and tales of it from the Bimini Indians he encountered on the islands.

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The Alligator Farm

Alligator_farmAnimal lovers take note! The St Augustine Alligator Farm is a big hit with those who like to see live animals in their habitats. The St Augustine FL Alligator Farm has more than just gators, crocodiles and various reptiles; they also have a rookery with tons of native and rare birds. The helpful staff are happy to answer questions and are very passionate about preserving these beautiful creatures. Visit the oldest St Augustine Attraction!

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