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The Family Vacationer

St Augustine

  • S1E84
  • 38:37
  • June 21st 2022

Episode 84 St Augustine

Rob and Danny welcome special guest, Barbara Golden, Communications and Media Manager for St Augustine and Ponte Verdra Convention and Visitors Bureau to the show to talk about Florida’s Historic Coast. 

St Augustine offers 457 years of history and none of it boring. 

Places to see:

Castillo de San Marcos National Monument

Fort Matanzas

Ponce de Leon's Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park

Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve

Anastasia State Park

St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum

St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum

Marineland Dolphin Adventure

Boat Tours

Ghost Tours


St Augustine Food and Wine Festival (May)

Founder’s Day (September)

Free Concerts in the Summer

Places to eat:

St Augustine Seafood Company

The Spanish Bakery & Cafe

Cap’s on the Water

Salt Water Cowboys

Aunt Kates

Harry’s Seafood

Catch 27

Columbia Restaurant

Family friendly lodging:

Renaissance St Augustine

Sebastian Hotel

Embassy Suites St Augustine Beach

Listen to Episode 84 today for more!

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Rob Jones

Growing up, Rob Jones mainly traveled to Florida for vacation. Those family trips to Orlando and the Gulf Coast are cherished memories that influence him to this day. His entire professional career has involved travel. From working in the music business to event marketing, Rob has traveled to 46 states and five countries. Rob has been married to his wife, Traci, for 16 years and they love to travel with their three children: Ruthie, Nash, and Chase.

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Danny Evans

Dr. Danny Evans is a 23-year veteran language teacher and world traveler. He has been traveling the world since the age of 16 and loves studying language and culture, but most of all, Danny loves making memories with his family. He has been married for 28 years and has two daughters, Gracie and Zoe.

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