The Isle of Eight Flags is Amelia Island in the northeastern part of Florida. A bueautiful corner of the state, it is full of green space, parks, and beaches.
Some are surprised that 15,000 jobs are listed at Amelia Island in August 2011. Further, many of these positions are in the high-paying industries of Commercial and Investment Banking, Food Services and Catering, and Surety Insurance. The numbers of jobs listed on here jumped by a staggering percentage from Spring 2010 to Spring 2011 and they are still increasing.
Amelia Island is great for retirement as well as work, and it is a popular tourist locations although not so overrun with people as to be uncomfortable. A lot of music festivals honoring different genres occur here and arts and culture are important, as are outdoor sports.