Pensacola is a waterfront city in the north of the U.S. state of Florida. It’s separated from the Gulf of Mexico by Santa Rosa Island, and its protected beaches make it a popular holiday destination. The city was one of the earliest European settlements in the U.S., and Historic Pensacola Village is a museum complex containing original 19th-century buildings.

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Pensacola is the westernmost city in the Florida Panhandle and the site of the first Spanish settlement within the continental United States. Predating the establishment of St. Augustine by 6 years, it was abandoned due to a hurricane and re-established in 1698. ...

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