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.

Our most recent Articles

St. Augustine datil pepper products

What the Heck is a Datil Pepper?

Updated July 23rd, 2020 by Alex

Learn all there is to know about datil peppers and their connection to St. Augustine: where to get them, what they're used for, and why they're so awesome!

Fishing in St. Augustine, Florida (photo courtesy of floridashistoriccoast.com)

Fishing in St. Augustine

Updated July 22nd, 2020 by Kzhensler

Florida is known for fantastic fishing all over its coast, but for sheer variety, experienced anglers consider St. Augustine one of the best fishing destinations in the state.

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

The Ultimate Guide to Where to Stay in St. Augustine

Updated July 21st, 2020 by Kzhensler

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

Mystery and History at Ripleys

Updated July 21st, 2020 by Visit St. Augustine

Learn about the mysterious and captivating history of the Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Museum in St. Augustine.

Photo courtesy of Jackie Hird.

Our Offbeat Easter Parade

Updated March 4th, 2020 by Kzhensler

St. Augustine's Easter Parade shows off the history and tradition of the nation's oldest city, with some delightful surprises thrown into the mix!

The popular Easter Parade in St. Augustine features pirates, soldiers, horses and carriages, and the “Royal Trio” from 17th-century Spain.

Short History of the St. Augustine Easter Parade

Updated March 4th, 2020 by Kzhensler

2020 marks the 62nd Annual Easter Parade in St. Augustine, stepping off at 9:00 a.m. just north of the Missio Nombre de Dios.

Why St. Augustine Has More Holiday Spirit Than You'd Think

Why St. Augustine Has More Holiday Spirit Than You'd Think

Updated December 11th, 2019 by Ben

Find out what makes St. Augustine the best place to come for the holidays.

The St. Francis Inn welcomes St. Augustine visitors to experience the very best of Christmas.

St. Augustine Inns at Christmas

Updated October 1st, 2019 by Ben

St. Augustine shines at Christmas time.

A Brazilian's Guide to St. Augustine, Florida

Updated March 30th, 2018 by Cris Geiser Flessak

Guest blogger Cris from Vivajando highlights the sights every Brazilian visitor should check out. Check out the Portuguese translation available via link in the copy.

Must-Do Activities for Your Out-of-State Wedding Guests

Updated October 17th, 2017 by Alex

Traveling to Florida for a wedding? Check out these must-do activities!