Experience a different side a Florida in Jacksonville. The largest city in the state, Jacksonville has all the charm of its southern city sisters and then some. People enjoy a good quality of life here and there are countless opportunities for entertainment, recreation and dining. Offering something for everyone from miles of uncrowded beaches to ecological and nature based excursions; world-class golf courses to top-of-the-line tennis facilities and other recreation. There's historical sites and architecture as well as sporting, gaming and cultural activities. Not to mention the unique shopping, dining, nightlife and entertainment. Head south for the countless festivals and events Jacksonville plays host to yearly. Enjoy a magnificent riverfront festival marketplace and river cruises.