Top things to do

Top Choice Club in Pensacola

Seville Quarter

Taking up an entire city block, this massive entertainment complex contains seven separate eating, drinking and music venues, along with an HG Wells-ian 1890s decor.
Top Choice Museum in Pensacola

National Naval Aviation Museum

A visit to Pensacola is not complete without a trip to this enormous collection of military aircraft muscle and artifacts. Adults and children alike will be fascinated by the range of planes on display: over 150! Th…
Top Choice Modern American in Panama City Beach


This uber-atmospheric, casual fine-dining establishment glistens with hundreds of fairy lights and beckons with seafood dishes like sesame tempura shrimp, andouille crusted snapper and a wide variety of sushi and sa…
Top Choice Park in Panama City Beach

Shell Island

Offshore from St Andrews State Park, this sandy 'desert' island is fantastic for sunbathing, swimming and snorkeling. There are neither facilities nor shade: wear a hat and plenty of sunscreen. To get here, buy tick…
Top Choice State Park in DeFuniak Springs

Ponce de Leon Springs State Park

This park features one of Florida's loveliest and least touristed springs. The spring has clear, almost luminescent waters, like something from a fairy tale, and is studded with knobby trees and surrounded by ladder…
Top Choice Oysters in Cape San Blas & Port St Joe

Indian Pass Raw Bar

On a desolate stretch of 30A just outside Port St Joe, this old wooden building might look like an abandoned general store. But look a little closer, and you'll see pickup trucks parked two deep in the back lot, and…
Top Choice Cafe in Pensacola

Five Sisters Blues Cafe

Come get your weekly dose of soulful blues (Thursday to Sunday) and good ole Southern cuisine (crab cakes, fried green tomatoes, seafood gumbo) at this smart, classic diner in the heart of Pensacola. Even more fun –…
Top Choice Modern American in Pensacola

Tin Cow

Burger fans can't leave town without sampling the oozy, mountainous delight that is the Tin Cow burger: choose from signature suggestions or enjoy the freedom of building your own. With a tasty and original starter …
Top Choice Seafood in Apalachicola

Up the Creek Raw Bar

We reckon these are the 'best' oysters in town. There's a variety of toppers, but we loved the 'classic': lightly cooked with Colby-Jack cheese, chopped jalapeños and bacon – a great way to introduce oyster virgins …
Top Choice Museum in Tallahassee

Tallahassee Automobile and Collectibles Museum

Adults and kids alike will revel in this fascinating, pristine collection of more than 130 unique and historical automobiles from around the world. Top that with collections of boats, motorcycles, books, pianos and …