is located just 20 minutes north of the town of St. Augustine and close to NE Florida's beautiful beaches.  Palencia offers something for everyone with pools, walking and bike trails, plenty of nature, a fitness club and a private golf course.  Don't miss Friday taco truck nights on Market Street or a night at the local restaurants.   Students also attend Florida's #1 rated school district, St. John's County Schools.   If you are looking for a community that is tucked away but with all of the ammenities at your fingertips,  look no further.  You will love it here!