some nice hotels to stay at in Jacksonville?
Adam’s Mark Hotel,
Omni Hotel, Radisson, and The Hilton are located in our
area. There is also an Extended Stay and a Hampton Inn and Suites in the
Downtown Southbank area. The Ritz Carlton is located just north
of the city on Amelia
What are some good bars /
restaurants in Jacksonville?
Fine dining restaurants in the
downtown area include Matthews, Daniels, Bistro AIX, bb’
Thai Bistro, La Cena, Morton’s and Ruth’s Chris. Beaches area fine dine
restaurants include Dwight’s, Ragtime, Six Burner, First Street
Medure, Giovanni’s, Ocean 60, Ruth’s Chris,
and Marker 32.
What are some fun things to do in Jacksonville for
families and/or singles?
Jacksonville’s focus on the ocean, the
river, and the intracoastal waterway lends itself
well to fun
area activities. Sailing, jet ski rentals, skiing, kayaking, canoeing, and
cruising are just a few. Our area beaches are terrific for
shelling or for finding sharks
teeth and sea glass. St. Augustine
Beach and Amelia Island are fun resort areas that
offer lots to
do. We have a terrific zoo and a growing cultural scene with a brand new
museum of modern art. Our city hosts the PGA Tour’s Tournament
Championship each year in Ponte Vedra. We also have a
fantastic NFL Jaguars football
team, a blossoming tennis circuit
with the Bausch and Lomb tournament in Amelia
Island, and host
other numerous sporting events throughout the year. Super Bowl 2005
will be held in February. Jacksonville was awarded the 2005 ACC
and we also host the annual Gator Bowl, not to
mention the largest cocktail party-The
Where are some nice places to live in Jacksonville
(either for renting apartments or
buying real estate)?
beaches area is a unique place to live with 4 very different cities within
mile stretch on the coast: Atlantic Beach, Neptune
Beach, Jacksonville Beach, and
Ponte Vedra Beach. There are neat
pockets of residential areas throughout Jacksonville,
Deerwood/Baymeadows area, San Marco, Downtown Lofts, Avondale, in
addition to several country club or gated communities.
other tips for Jacksonville tourists can you offer?
has a lot to offer anyone visiting the area, as mentioned above.
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