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Jacksonville Travel Guide Florida - When planning a trip to Jacksonville, Florida, you will be able to enjoy a wealth of sunshine while surrounded by endless beach land and tons of entertaining outlets. With so much to offer, it's no wonder that so many call Jacksonville home. While vacationing in Jacksonville, you will also get a chance to explore the ins and outs of St. Augustine, which is filled with an interesting history. The city also presents a great chance to experience a host of natural wonders, including rivers, lakes, ocean, and wooded land.

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History buffs will find their own private heaven when checking out all of the restoration that Jacksonville is known for when it comes to their oldest residences and earliest settlements. They go the extra mile to make sure preservation is thoroughly achieved. The neighborhoods are pleasant, as tree-lined streets provide shelter from the sun. Jacksonville, Florida is considered one of the biggest metropolitan areas in the United States. There are also more than 840 square miles of scenery to explore for those who love the great outdoors. Travel through this great outdoor scenery in style in you RV. The comfort and feeling of getaway is second to no other mode of travel. Just be sure to visit Jacksonville with an insured vehicle. RV insurance quotes are a great tool to help you figure out how to insure your RV or motorhome.

Before embarking on a tour or adventure about Jacksonville, you will need to settle on a Jacksonville hotel if you havenít done so beforehand. When you are in need of a budget stay in the city, the La Quinta Inn Jacksonville Orange Park Southwest, located on 8555 Blanding Blvd is a good place to start. For moderately priced to high-end stays, many tourists book rooms at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville on 225 Coast Line Dr East or the Marriott Jacksonville situated on 4670 Salisbury Rd.

When it comes to deciding which tourist attractions in Jacksonville Florida to visit first, your head may spin with all of the possibilities. Depending on your tastes, you might enjoy a nice museum visit at the Museum of Science and History. Plenty of art galleries and museums also decorate the city. If you love sports, there are plenty of events to look into, whether it is an exciting football game or an entertaining minor league baseball game. There is so much to do in the city; you may never want to leave this destination.

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Jacksonville Interesting Facts

  • Jacksonville is the city with the highest population in Florida.
  • When Jacksonville was founded, it was originally called Cowford.
  • Jacksonville was named for Andrew Jackson in 1822.
  • During the Civil War, Jacksonville served as a main supplier of Hogs and Cattle.
  • Jacksonville was destroyed by fire on May 3, 1901.
  • In the early 1900ís, Jacksonville was known as The Winter Film Capital of the World.
  • Lynyrd Skynrd was formed in Jacksonville.
  • Jacksonville is home to the largest Urban Park System in the United States.
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