North East Florida is home to the largest city in America, Jacksonville, as well as the oldest city in America, St. Augustine. The sprawling city of Jacksonville is located on the St. Johns River and the Atlantic Ocean. Travelers staying in Jacksonville vacation rentals can get a feel for the downtown Jacksonville area by taking the Skyway monorail. Jacksonville is host to endless Museums including the Museum of Science and History, the Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art, and the Cummer Museum of Art and gardens. Family fun can be had at Adventure Landing and the Jacksonville beach resort area. Jacksonville is a cosmopolitan metropolis that has something for everyone.
Historical St. Augustine takes you back in time with its colonial architecture and narrow streets. History buffs and families will enjoy touring the Colonial Spanish Quarter, Ponce de Leon’s Fountain of Youth Park, and the 144 block Restoration area with all of its shops, boutiques and restaurants. St. Augustine vacation rentals are also perfect for those who want to enjoy nearby world class golf courses and beaches. North East Florida is a great place to have fun in the sun and get a good dose of culture and American history.