Down Memory Lane: Castillo San Marcos

(Note:  All pictures may be enlarged by clicking on them once or twice.)

In August, 2009, Betsy and I traveled to Florida to see her brother in Jacksonville and to celebrate Betsy’s birthday.  After leaving Jacksonville we stopped in St. Augustine to visit Castillo San Marcos, the fortress built by the Spanish to protect their outpost.

To see larger versions of these pictures and others, click HERE.

 

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13 Responses to “Down Memory Lane: Castillo San Marcos”

  1. ZielonaMila Says:

    Wonderful views, visiting such places it is a wonderful adventure. I am greeting

  2. Ms. A Says:

    This looks neat and that guard is quite colorful!

  3. MadSnapper Says:

    i saw this fort years ago, and i like forts. i like the litle jutting out thingy on the top

  4. Linda Says:

    Florida in August…and Betsy doesn’t like heat. Nevertheless, it looks as if you had a good time and got some wonderful pictures.

  5. sylviakirk Says:

    I love the old fort!! Thanks for the memories of my visit there years ago!! Hope your week is going well, George!!

  6. Łucja-Maria Says:

    Welcome Betsy and George!
    Wonderful memories.
    I also love to watch and explore, castles, fortresses …
    It’s so interesting, because history.

  7. The Incredible Woody Says:

    St. Augustine is such a great place to explore!

  8. Diane b Says:

    That looked like a fun holiday and treasured memories.

  9. bertN Says:

    Thanks for giving us a pictorial tour of the fort.

  10. ladyfi Says:

    Wonderful shots and memories.

  11. Carletta Says:

    A wonderfu collage George!
    We stopped in St. Augustine many years ago on our first trip to Florida. We haven’t been back; but I do remember that I loved the area.

  12. Sartenada Says:

    That’s wonderful “postcard” having so many gorgeous photos. Thank You.

  13. Liz Says:

    Glorious sky! Happy sky watching.

    Skywatch

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