by Stacey Marcus
Looking for a romantic spot brimming with nature’s wonders and the warmth of Florida’s Southern hospitality? Thirteen miles of pristine beaches, fifty blocks of history and over seventy restaurants add up to the jewel of a destination known as Amelia Island, Florida. You’ll fall madly in love with this darling barrier island resplendent with natural beauty and Southern charm plus a perfect place to tie the knot or enjoy an intimate honeymoon or romantic escape.
Outdoor enthusiasts will adore the bevy of activities available including kayaking, golf, surfing, fishing, biking, horse back riding, hiking, water activities and meandering along unspoiled beaches. You can also enjoy spa treatments, art galleries, fine and casual dining, boutique shopping and myriad spots to soak in nature’s glory.
One of the highlights of Amelia Island is The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island where couples can discover luxury and a genuine hospitality in a spectacular setting. Couples tying the knot at the resort will delight in oceanfront wedding and ceremonies with picture perfect settings. One of the highlights of the resort is dining at the its restaurant Salt where Chef de Cuisine Richard Laughlin creates a new meaning to salt of the earth by elevating dining to a sensual experience through the creation of culinary masterpieces. Guests enjoy four dining options as well as a lobby lounge, a luxurious spa, 18 holes of championship golf, tennis and the rare chance to find heaven on earth in a barrier island jewel.