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Fernandina Beach

£ @ n 961687 Gateway Blvd, Nassau County; www.ameliaisland.com

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t Charming store-lined street in Fernandina Beach, known as the Isle of Eight Flags

The town of Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island, just across the St. Marys River from Georgia, was renowned as a pirates’ den until the early 1800s, its deep-water harbor drawing a motley crew of foreign armies and adventurers. Nicknamed the Isle of Eight Flags, today Fernandina is a charming Victorian resort and Florida’s primary source of sweet Atlantic white shrimp – more than two million pounds (900,000 kg) ...

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