Jacksonville - A City of Parks
Jacksonville is the largest city in the State of Florida and has the most extensive urban park system in the US. These parks offer all sorts of recreational sports including boating, swimming, surfing, waterskiing, sailing and fishing. There are also many nature reserves, trails and gardens in this city. Drive your car rental to any one of the following sites:
- Tree Hill Nature Center
- Hemming Plaza - Jacksonville's oldest park
- Veterans Memorial Wall
- Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail
- Jessie Ball DuPont Park
- Burnett Park
- Hollybrook Park
If you are a sports fantastic, Jacksonville is sure to please. Drive your sports car to the Jacksonville Municipal Stadium to see the Jacksonville Jaguars in action. Another option is to book tickets to see the Jacksonville Suns play a baseball game at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Finally, if you are a Women's Ice Hockey fan, you can see the Jacksonville Breakers play a game at Jacksonville Ice.
Jacksonville is known for its endless stretches of gorgeous beaches. Park your luxury rental anywhere along Jacksonville Beach and soak up the beauty. The beaches are laden with white sand and crystal blue surf. Here there are many restaurants from which to choose, all offering a variety of fare. Seafood is definitely a best seller, however steak, sushi, barbecue and southern-fried chicken can also be easily found.
Jacksonville is known for its many tall buildings. Drive your car rental and take a tour along the coast to catch a glimpse of the fantastic skyline. The first building to catch your attention will be the Bank of America Tower which has 42 floors and is 188 meters tall. The Modis Bullding, Riverplace Tower, The Peninsula at St. Johns Center and AT&T Tower also cannot be missed.