St. Augustine, America’s oldest continuously occupied city, is a unique and enchanting travel destination. This book presents more than 70 sites in their historical context. From the famed Fountain of Youth to the Castillo de San Marcos, from the Old City Jail to Henry Flagler’s three beautiful hotels, from the Oldest House to Ripley’s Believe It or Not Museum, St. Augustine has 500 years of history waiting to be explored. Arranged in chronological order, this book offers a digestible description of each of the city’s main time periods, from 1513 to the present, and then describes associated attractions you can visit today.
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