John’s Pass Village and Boardwalk

John’s Pass Village & Boardwalk in Madeira Beach is a quaint turn-of-the-century fishing village that is now home to over one hundred shops, restaurants, and bars.  With a variety of restaurants and a marina that is the launching point for pirate ship cruises, parasailing, casino crusies, boat and jet ski rentals, John’s Pass is the […]

Shell Key

Shell Key is an uninhabited barrier island that is located between Fort Desoto Park and Pass-A-Grille. Shell Key is popular with boaters, nature lovers, kayakers, snorkelers, shellers, fishermen, campers, and astronomers, who take advantage of the dark nights on the island without lights. The only way to get to Shell Key is by boat.  You […]

Pass-A-Grille on St. Pete Beach

Located on the southern end of St. Pete Beach, south of the historic Don CeSar Hotel, Pass-a-Grille is but one block wide and 31 blocks long. The village is bordered by the bay on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other.  Although Pass-a-Grill is officially part of St. Pete Beach, visitors will […]

Corey Ave. Shopping at St. Pete Beach

Corey Avenue in St. Pete Beach is a great place for shopping.  You can find specialty shops, wonderful restaurants, art galleries, clothing stores, unique gift shops, craft and hobby stores, beachwear shops, and more on Corey Avenue.  Spend an hour, an afternoon, or make a day of it.  For over six decades, Corey Ave. has […]

St. Pete Beach Suncoast Trolley

The Suncoast Beach Trolley provides service to all of the Gulf Beaches from Pass-A-Grill in St. Pete Beach to Clearwater Beach.  The trolley also connects to bus routes serving downtown St. Petersburg.  The Trolley has regular stops aloung its route, and every few blocks there is a bus stop sign where you can catch the […]

Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay, Florida

Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay is the ultimate family adventure park that offers an array of fascinating attractions based on exotic encounters with the African continent. Busch Gardens is no ordinary theme park; it offers a unique blend of thrilling rides, one of the country’s premier zoos featuring more than 2,000 animals, live shows, restaurants, shops and games. Busch Gardens […]

St. Pete Beach

If you are searching for pristine, white sand beaches, numerous amusements, and centrality to excellent shopping, then you might want to consider St. Pete Beach for your next vacation to Florida.  The four miles of white sand beaches that comprise St. Pete Beach make it easy to find the perfect spot to throw down your towel […]

Treasure Island

Treasure Island, located between St. Pete Beach and Madeira Beach, has among the whitest and widest beaches in all of Florida.  Treasure Island offers a quieter alternative to some of the more popular beaches in the Tampa Bay area, making it an ideal vacation spot for families or couples looking for a quiet and relaxing get […]

Indian Rocks Beach

Indian Rocks Beach, located a few miles to the south of Clearwater Beach is a quiet and less crowded alternative to the larger and well known beaches in the Tampa Bay area.  Indian Rocks Beach is a great place for vacationers seeking a quiet or family vacation.  The beach stretches for 2.7 miles and is part […]