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5 Must-Try Coffee Shops in the Tampa Bay Area

Coffee – it gets us going in the morning, boosts our productivity, and it just tastes so good! Doesn’t matter how you drink it – black, iced, pour over or cappuccino style… it’s America’s favorite drink regardless. So, really it is no surprise that independent coffee shops specializing in all sorts of custom drinks have […]

Sawgrass Lake Park: A Quiet, Shady Escape in St. Petersburg, Florida

While St. Petersburg is most well-known for its’ proximity to some of the highest rated beaches in the country, it is also home to a handful of wonderful parks and preserves. SawGrass Lake is a great escape during the hot, humid summer months due to the combination of heavy shade coverage and short trails. A […]

A Relaxing Tram Ride around St. Petersburg’s Boyd Hill Nature Preserve

St. Petersburg, Florida is home to many beautiful natural attractions, including: preserves, bike paths, beaches, and parks. Most worthy of a visit, Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, a 245 acre park consisting of several different ecosystems and dozens of wildlife species, is the number one spot to visit while in town. It is part of the […]

8 Great Nature Walks in the Tampa Bay Area

The Tampa Bay area is home to countless beautiful parks and preserves. The temperate yearly climate gives you plenty of opportunities to enjoy nature, observe wildlife, and and take a relaxing walk far away from the beach and mall crowds. Although the summer season can be a bit hot and muggy, you just have to […]

Peaceful Hiking in St. Petersburg: Weedon Island Preserve

Weedon Island Preserve is one of your best bets for a peaceful wildlife-filled nature adventure in St. Petersburg. A day exploring the 3190 acre preserve allows you to take a break from the city congestion, discovering new wildlife and taking in beautiful views of the bay and forests. The highlight here is a 45 foot […]

St. Pete Municipal Beach: Finally a Wide Beach on Florida’s Gulf Coast!

Although technically located in Treasure Island, the city of St. Petersburg owns and maintains this beach, which happens to be one of the widest on the Gulf coast. Here you will find plenty of room to enjoy the day without any noisy neighbors! If someone is too loud or obnoxious, you can just move to […]

A Hot June Afternoon at St. Pete’s Pass-A-Grille Beach

Pass-A-Grille Beach, located on the southern end of St. Pete Beach, is a popular spot amongst locals due to the pristine nature (you will notice an absence of hotels and restaurants lining the beach, unlike nearby St. Pete Beach). Although a bit less crowded than St. Pete Beach, it is still hard to find parking […]