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St. Augustine Experiences ranked #1 in The world on TripAdvisor


St. Augustine Experiences’ Wine, Cocktail, & Food Experience Named #1 in the World by TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice Awards

St. Augustine, Florida – July 11th, 2022 – St. Augustine Experiences, a premier provider of culinary and historic tours in St. Augustine, Florida, proudly announces that their Wine, Cocktail, & Food Experience, also known as the Perfect Pairing, has been named the #1 experience in the world in the Beer, Wine & Spirits category by TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice annual awards.

Today’s edition of the St. Augustine Record features a front-page spread titled “Best of the Best,” highlighting this remarkable achievement and the founding story of St. Augustine Experiences.

This prestigious accolade comes just three years after the inception of St. Augustine Experiences, showcasing the company’s dedication to delivering exceptional experiences to visitors exploring the rich tapestry of St. Augustine’s culinary heritage. Owner Alex Drywa expressed his gratitude for the recognition, attributing the success to the diligent research of his team in uncovering unique St. Augustine stories, the collaboration with outstanding local restaurants known for their delectable cuisine, and the invaluable feedback from guests who have shared their experiences through reviews over the past three years.

“We are deeply honored to receive this recognition from TripAdvisor and our fellow travelers,” said Alex Drywa. “It is a testament to the passion and commitment of our team, our partners in the restaurant industry, and, most importantly, the guests who have joined us on this journey.”

Alex Drywa, along with his business partner Garry, established their first tour company, Manhattan Walking Tour, in New York City in October of 2010. With an outstanding team of eight guides, Manhattan Walking Tour continues to lead award-winning small group historic and culinary walking tours, showcasing the vibrant culinary landscape and rich history of the city.

“We extend our heartfelt gratitude to TripAdvisor and all the travelers who have recognized our commitment to excellence,” added Drywa.

For more information about St. Augustine Experiences and Manhattan Walking Tour, including upcoming tours and reservations, please visit and

About St. Augustine Experiences:
St. Augustine Experiences is a leading provider of culinary and historic experiences in St. Augustine, Florida. With a focus on showcasing the city’s culinary heritage, their tours offer visitors an opportunity to savor the flavors and learn about the vibrant history of the region.

About Manhattan Walking Tour:
Manhattan Walking Tour is a renowned food and culinary experience company based in New York City. With 13 years of operation, they provide immersive guided tours that highlight the city’s diverse food scene, combining history, culture, and delicious cuisine.

Media Contact:
Amy Drywa
Marketing Manager
St. Augustine Experiences & Manhattan Walking Tour
Phone: (904) 599-7391

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