St. Augustine , FL | 2015 | Top 100 Best Small Towns
St. Augustine, FL
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4. St. Augustine, FL
Considered the nation’s oldest city, St. Augustine celebrates its 450th anniversary in 2015. Residents here experience daily what millions of tourists come to see: historic Spanish architecture, beautiful beaches, lush parks, and a vibrant downtown filled with restaurants, shops and museums. The many things to do in St. Augustine give residents and visitors a steady stream of entertainment options. The opulent Ponce de León Hotel is now part of Flagler College. St. Augustine is home to the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind, the largest school of its type in the country.