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Amelia Island

Imagine an enchanting island that is rich in history, naturally lush and beautiful, and authentically old Floridian.  Situated just off the Atlantic coast, what this quirky little barrier island lacks in size, it makes up for in character; Amelia Island is a beauty that will steal your heart. 

Enjoy 20km of pristine, white quartz beaches, explore the maritime forest canopy, or take to the water on a boat tour, kayak, paddleboard or fishing charter.  On land, the 50 block National Historic District of Fernandina Beach beckons with independent shops, restaurants, and inns that were formerly Victorian mansions. 

The island was Florida's first luxury tourist destination and it's the only spot in America to have been under the dominion of eight different flags (including the British!) Jacksonville International Airport, regarded as one of America's most customer-friendly, is just 40 minutes away. 

More than 90 distinctive restaurants feature locally-grown food and seafood caught just off the shores of Amelia, which is the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry. World-class golf and top-shelf spa experiences are available year-round.  Accommodation options include resorts, hotels, B&Bs, and vacation rentals.  Events happen all year, from the prestigious Concours d'Elegance to Jazz and Wellness festivals to the Pétanque Amelia Island Open. 


Yolanda Fletcher


07918 638233



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