Jacksonville is the county seat of Duval County in Northeast Florida
. The 14th largest city in the United States, with the largest urban park system
, Jacksonville is a city with style that values industry without compromising nature or history. Vacation rentals in Jacksonville are located 15 miles from Jacksonville International Airport.
The beaches of the Jacksonville and Amelia Island
area are rich in natural beauty and history as well. Eclectic apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodation overlooks ten major beaches and State parks
in and around Jacksonville. The city beaches at Jacksonville are the most populous, extending for sixty urban blocks. Amelia Island
beaches are more uncluttered with natural beauty and trails for walking or bicycling. Big Talbot and Little Talbot Island are mostly secluded quieter beaches.
Jacksonville is the first major city in Florida
, just 25 miles inside the border from Georgia
. It is a very beautiful cosmopolitan city with an abundance of eclectic vacation rental accommodations. The St John's River runs right through Jacksonville’s downtown
area to meet the Atlantic Ocean, which makes the city a perfect channel for shipping and fishing but does create a bit of a local transportation challenge.
span the city’s downtown area while water taxis
take people back and forth across the river below the bridges from apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals. On land they have trolleys
that run throughout the city and beaches and a monorail type transit system called the JTA Skyway
runs across the St. Johns River in the downtown area between two stations. So when you come visit Jacksonville, feel free to park your car and be a guest on one of the cities many public transportation options.
One of the must visit places in downtown Jacksonville is Jacksonville Landing
, a premier dining, shopping and entertainment center in the heart of downtown, right along the river near vacation rental lodging and villas. The city itself is beautiful and the architecture has the influence of both the Georgia and Florida styles. Jacksonville is also home to the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars
, only 18 miles from vacation rentals in Jacksonville, is a great place to spend a few days, as it will take you that long to see it all. They have many charming vacation rental accommodations in close proximity to the famous extra wide Pier and its boardwalk
full of shops and places to eat or get a drink. Jacksonville Beach is a beautiful stretch of land set between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intra-Coastal Waterway consisting of wide beaches as well as oceanfront apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals minutes from shopping, fabulous places to eat, golf courses and festivals and concerts for the whole family to enjoy.
Whether you are looking for a family fun in the sun holiday or a romantic getaway, Jacksonville apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodation offer the ultimate in comfort and convenience for your four season enjoyment.
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