Jacksonville Area Travel Guide
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Hotels in Jacksonville Area
1928 golf-and-tennis resort for the preppy set on a 300-acre oceanfront site 20 miles southeast of Jacksonville.
Restaurants in Jacksonville Area
The Southern restaurant does excellent grits and hash, but its shrimp-garnished Bloody Marys are the true draw. Enjoy live jazz weekends at the beachy and relaxed casual Café Karibo (try the chili prawns).
Things to do in Jacksonville Area
The wide beaches here are lounge-worthy, but thanks to Daytona’s role as a motoring mecca for the Daytona 500 (mid-Feb.), driving is permitted on the sands—a rarity in Florida. Pay $5 for the permit, stick to 10mph, and you can enjoy the thrill of cruising by the ocean.