The Blog ofPaula Fallon

Marineland Adventures!

Marineland was founded as “Marine Studios” in June of 1938 with over 30,000 guests showing up on the first day! Known as the “World’s First Oceanarium”, the original...

St Augustine Wild Reserve

This week’s blog features a “wildly” popular local attraction up near the World Golf Village, but you’re going to have to leave your golf clubs at home along with your...

St. Augustine Amphitheatre

The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is rich in its history. As part of Anastasia State Park, it is comprised of 16 acres and includes an old quarry where coquina rock was mined to build early St....

St Augustine Beach Pier

Did you know that the St. Johns County Ocean and Fishing Pier is now considered among the top third of attractions in the St. Augustine area on TripAdvisor, with a rating of 4.5 out of five stars....

Fort Matanzas – A Hidden Treasure

Built in 1742 by the Spanish to guard Matanzas Inlet, which was used as a rear entrance to the city of St. Augustine, this National Monument listed on the National Register of Historic Places is one...

Veteran’s Day 2017

ay in St. AugustineOn Veteran’s Day 2017, my husband Kevin (a U.S. Navy Veteran) and I went to the bay front in Downtown St. Augustine to watch the annual Veteran’s Day parade. It...