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Amelia Island Historic District

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Address: Amelia Island, FL
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Lovely!!!

Really enjoyed hanging out in the Amelia Island Historic District. There are lots of lovely little shops and several places to eat and drink! The thing I enjoyed most about it... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
chester110105
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Boca Raton, Florida
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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed hanging out in the Amelia Island Historic District. There are lots of lovely little shops and several places to eat and drink! The thing I enjoyed most about it, though, was just the relaxed, easy-going vibe of the area. Really enjoyed our afternoon there and will look forward to going back!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We toured all of AI on our recent trip, but nothing compared to this area! The shops are second to none, the night life is fantastic, pedestrian life at its best! Nothing touristy here, just a really eclectic mix of antiques, jewelry, clothing, food, desserts....there is something here for everyone whether you are young, older, family with kids, or couples.... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the cute shops and had a wonderful lunch on 3rd street - did the historic walking tour- beautiful Victorian homes

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time to Amelia Island and we thoroughly enjoyed our time there. We stayed right in the historic district which is in walking distance to many things. Loved taking the carriage ride and learning about the historic homes and history of the town. We will definitely be going back!

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Mystic, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cute downtown area typical of Old Florida. Pleasantly devoid of touristy type places. Nice for pedestrians.

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historic downtown is right on the water, easy walking to historic buildings, The Palace Saloon is the oldest operating saloon in Florida. The courthouse is a step back in time- amazing!

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Smyrna, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The historic district of Fernandina Beach sets Amelia Island apart from other beach resorts. A quick trip in the car takes you from beach paradise to a bustling historic coastal town with a thriving restaurant population.

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Lexington, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our bus tour group had a guided tour through Old town. Loved the history narrative of the old homes and their owners. We saw the beautiful home where Pippy Longstreet was filmed. Very clean and well maintained area. We also walked the area and everything is easily accessible in Old Town.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice walk around town. Can easily walk the whole area of shops, eateries and some up scale dining.

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One our favorite Beach Towns in FL. Lots to see. Good stores and restaurants. A pretty good bar screen. Lots of choices some with music

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