Exploring Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach

Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach

Amelia Island has been inhabited for centuries, has been under eight different countries’ flags, and has seen everything from pirates to bootleggers to shrimpers. It’s no wonder then that the seaport village of Fernandina Beach has a historic district spanning 50 blocks and has over 400 structures listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Continue reading


A Long Weekend Getaway in Fernandina Beach

Fernandina Beach

Fernandina Beach is the northernmost city on Florida’s Atlantic coast, making it the closest Florida beach for many Americans looking for a summer vacation. We spent the Fourth of July weekend at Fernandina Beach, so I’m bringing you the scoop on how to enjoy a long weekend getaway at Fernandina Beach and Amelia Island. Continue reading