Childhood inevitably passes, though. Too often, our capacity for fun and adventure goes with it. A large part of me still yearns for those frivolous experiences: riding roller coasters, playing arcade games and shooting rounds of mini golf. Luckily the Pensacola Bay Area has no shortage of activities to help travelers recapture the essence of their childhoods.
Forget Six Flags this summer, and take a trip down to the City of Five Flags to relive some of your more spirited years. Whether your idea of fun is getting lost in an arcade game or perfecting your mini golf swing, Pensacola will help you revive that childhood sense of wonder.
Here are our top five picks for places to act like a kid in The City of Five Flags: