ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — We are taking you to some of the most family friendly places in all of Florida within driving distance of the Tampa Bay area.
Just a three-hour drive from Tampa, St. Augustine will not disappoint.
- Lakeland's Hollis Gardens shows off 10,000 beautiful flowers
- Old Town offers classic boardwalk thrills like a haunted house and Wild West portrait gallery
- You can spend an entire day at Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park
From Vilano Beach to St. Augustine Beach, the views and activities are sure to be fun for the whole family.
The famous Lighthouse is celebrating its 145th anniversary this year.
For history, make sure to visit Castillo de San Marcos. It is a must visit.
There is a fee to access the fort but you won't regret it. Its impressive history and tours will leave you with a new sense of Florida.
You can find out more about the City of St. Augustine by clicking here.