Visit St. Augustine Articles

Our Articles on VisitStAugustine.com touch on all topics relevant to local happenings and vacation activities in the nation’s oldest city. From the great things to do, fun events, and delicious places to eat, the articles bring it all to one place for visitors and residents alike to read and enjoy. Our writers provide a unique perspective for all walks of life. St. Augustine has lots of popular upcoming events, so read the blog and get the scoop on what's fun in town. If you're looking for more information about what to expect at local attractions, our articles are updated with fun experiences for the whole family.

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The Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center in the Historic Lincolnville neighborhood in St. Augustine, Florida.

St. Augustine: The Birthplace of African American History

Updated December 2nd, 2021 by cheyenne

Historian David Nolan contributes an article on the importance of St. Augustine’s African American heritage and the many stories it holds.

A dog and his friend, enjoying the view along the bayfront in St. Augustine.

How Pet-Friendly is St. Augustine?

Updated November 23rd, 2021 by Meaghan

Visitors on vacation in St. Augustine, Florida don't necessarily have to keep their furry friends at home--check out dog-friendly amenities in the old city!

Looking toward St. Augustine from the water for the Regatta of Lights.

Experience the Regatta of Lights on the Water

Updated November 23rd, 2021 by barbara

Celebrate the holiday season by enjoying St. Augustine's Regatta of Lights from the water.

Dos Gatos takes craft cocktails to the next level in St. Augustine's historic downtown.

Craft Cocktails in St. Augustine

Updated November 23rd, 2021 by Ben

The trend to "craft cocktails" is nothing new in St. Augustine, where distillers have been creating spirits for centuries. Fashions come and go, but the general idea remains the same. Viva San Agustín!

Earlier visitors entered St. Augustine through this City Gate.

5 Ways to Get to St. Augustine — and How to Get Around Once You're Here

Updated November 23rd, 2021 by barbara

.... and how to get around once you've arrived.

The Government House presents a yearly exhibit that focuses on one aspect of St. Augustine's history.

Free Things to Do in St. Augustine

Updated November 23rd, 2021 by barbara

What can you do at no or low-cost in St. Augustine? A whole lot, that's what.

A table full of breakfasts as might be found on a lovely morning in St. Augustine.

What's For Breakfast Near Me in St. Augustine?

Updated November 23rd, 2021 by barbara

Breakfast Sandwiches, Eggs Benedict, Pancakes, Sausage Gravy, Grits — What do you want for breakfast in St. Augustine?

The sitting room of the Casablanca Inn overlooks the Matanzas River bayfront.

The Ultimate Guide to Where to Stay in St. Augustine

Updated November 23rd, 2021 by Kzhensler

Let your personality be your guide to finding the perfect place to stay for your St. Augustine vacation.

Ultimate Survival Guide to St. Augustine Nights of Lights

Updated November 23rd, 2021 by Alex

Get some helpful tips and tricks to help you navigate St. Augustine's Nights of Lights.

A bowl of curry from Ayara Thai Sushi, one of the restaurants open on Christmas Day in St. Augustine.

Open on Christmas Day in St. Augustine

Updated November 23rd, 2021 by barbara

Because sometimes people want to go out, grab a bite, and have fun on December 25.