Jacksonville Area

Jacksonville Area Travel Guide

Articles about Jacksonville Area

By Tom Austin
On a journey through the Sunshine State, T+L discovers edgy art spaces, an innovative food scene, and plenty of cool cachet. When I was a kid growing up in Miami, Florida had been reduced to a series of only-good-for-a-weekend clichés. Orlando ...
By Katrina Brown Hunt
By Katrina Brown Hunt
By Katrina Brown Hunt

Hotels in Jacksonville Area

Just two blocks from the St. Johns River, this three-story home has been carefully restored since it was built in 1902 as the home of a well-to-do entrepreneur. A pitched gable roof shelters the 600-square-foot main house, which has six uniquely decorated rooms.

Restaurants in Jacksonville Area

The restaurant dishes out southwestern food in a historic storefront—try the chipotle-doused crab cakes.

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.