This Tiny Town In Florida Is The Original Oyster Capital And You’ll Want To Visit
Looking for your next small-town adventure? Are you craving delicious seafood, as in freshest-of-the-fresh, and don’t know where to go? Well, you’re in luck. There is a small town in Florida that not only is charmingly quaint in a small-fishing-town type of way, but they also have some of the freshest oysters in the state. It’s a win-win.
Disclaimer: Since this article has been posted, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has banned oyster harvesting in Apalachicola due to heavy droughts and pollution. However, this small town still offers plenty of reasons to visit and explore.
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A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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