If you are looking for ways to cool down this summer, check Authentic Florida’s list of 15 Florida springs for a break from the sizzling heat.
Step back into Florida history and experience a time long ago but very much alive through four historic Florida forts: St Augustine's Castillo de San Marcos; the Dry Tortugas's Fort Jefferson; Pensacola's Fort Pickens and Amelia Island's Fort Clinch
Welcome to Authentic Florida, devoted to the simple pleasures of Florida living. As a native Floridian, I am passionate about "real" Florida and the endless variety of fun things to do – whether traveling, cooking, gardening or eating out. I personally experience each destination and test every recipe - ensuring an "authentic" journey for you