8 Things You Have Wrong About Bed and Breakfasts

Since we’ve owned the inn, it’s amazed me how many first-time bed and breakfasters stay with us, and greet me in the morning, saying “This isn’t at all what I thought a bed and breakfast would be like!” After that comment, … Continue reading

6 Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

It’s April 15–tax day! If you’re getting a refund this year, a recent survey says that 7% of you will spend some of your return on travel. If you’re coming to St. Augustine, here are my 6 suggestions for getting your money’s … Continue reading

Where to Stay in St. Augustine: Nights of Lights Special

The holidays are a magical time in St. Augustine, starting with the Nights of Lights on November 23. The entire town is lit up with hundreds of thousands of little white lights–a nod to the single candles that the Spanish … Continue reading

Where to Stay in St. Augustine: A Bed and Breakfast for Everyone

If you’re looking for the best place to stay in St. Augustine, let us offer the following suggestion: The Bayfront Marin House, located right on the water in downtown St. Augustine. Why, you ask? Consider the following advantages: 1. Location. … Continue reading

Lunch in St. Augustine: Best Sandwiches Ever

When the hub and I need to run out for a quick lunch, there’s one place that both of us can agree on every time: JP Henley’s. We first found this place when the inn was closed last year for … Continue reading