South East USA trip -- part 4, St-Augustine Florida

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February 15th 2019
Published: February 15th 2019
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St. Augustine, Florida, was the first city founded by European settlers in North America in 1565. On one street you can see the oldest (and very small) house, which is converted into a museum store. The Spaniards built a fort there to protect the place. All buildings use a local rock called 'coquina', a kind of limestone made of small fossilized shells. In one state park, you can visit an old coq... Read Full Entry

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