Get To Know St. Augustine: 5 Must-Dos Near Shearwater

May 20th, 2021

St. Augustine, Florida, is a gorgeous city full of history, beautiful architecture and fantastic entertainment – and Shearwater is conveniently located to take advantage of it all. No matter whether you’re a local or relocating from out of state, this list of must-do activities will help you get to know the area and have some fun while you do it!

  1. The Raintree
    You can get a literal taste of St. Augustine at The Raintree, an uptown casual dining restaurant that opened in 1981. Enjoy lobster bisque, their always-popular beef wellington or the fresh catch of the day. Make sure to keep an eye on their event calendar – The Raintree often partners with the LimeLight Theatre and even has dinner shows!
  1. San Sebastian Winery
    Located in historic downtown St. Augustine, San Sebastian Winery is ranked as one of Florida’s premium wineries. Grab a glass of award-winning wine and enjoy the atmosphere. You can even take a tour of the facilities and enjoy samples of their different wines.
  1. Augustine Beach Art Studio & Gallery
    A visit to the St. Augustine Beach Art Studio & Gallery is sure to be filled with awe. Gaze in wonder at work by local artists, or visit during one of the monthly art walks. You can even take classes here, from watercolor workshops to classes just for children.
  1. Ghost Tours
    Full of history, St. Augustine is full of ghosts, too! Take a creepy ghost tour to get to know the area and its history all at the same time. There are many different options to choose from, so you’re sure to find one that interest you, whether that’s a nighttime visit to the lighthouse or a haunted train ride.
  1. Shearwater
    Conveniently located in St. Augustine, Shearwater takes advantage of everything the area has to offer and then some. Residents can explore Florida’s diverse flora and fauna along the 15 miles of nature trails, cozy up in your own private retreat or even enjoy the sunshine with a float down the lazy river. Plus, when you live at Shearwater, everything else St. Augustine has to offer is just a short drive away.

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