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Dig your toes into the white sands of Clearwater Beach
Welcome to beach nirvana. Situated on a sun-drenched peninsula separating the Gulf of Mexico from Tampa Bay, St. Petersburg/...
A dolphin along St. Pete/Clearwater's Dolphin Trail
The newly installed and growing St. Pete/Clearwater Dolphin Trail showcases playful dolphin sculptures throughout the area,...
Loews Don CeSar Hotel, St. Pete Beach Resort Weddings
Your wedding dreams will become picture-perfect reality at St. Petersburg/Clearwater’s beachfront resorts. Exchange vows in...
Anclote Key camping at the beach near Tampa, St. Pete Clearwater Florida camping
Whether you’re tent camping, parking the RV or anchoring your boat for the night, there’s nothing like spending a night...
St. Anthony's Triathlon, St. Petersburg
It's easy to indulge in a little health and fitness on your visit to St. Pete/Clearwater. Whether it’s competing in mud wars...
St. Pete Beach
St. Pete Beach was named the #1 beach destination in the country and #5 in the world in 2012! Thanks to sunny reviews from...
Clearwater Beach sunsets, Florida sunset spots
The beaches of St. Pete/Clearwater are known for their incredible sunsets. Every evening, visitors and locals take to the...
Clearwater paddle boarding - St. Pete/Clearwater paddle board locations
With all its beaches, bays, waterways and famously sublime weather, St. Pete/Clearwater is a magnet for board sports. From...
boating in St. Petersburg Clearwater
All along the coast, find great scenery, safe havens and places to refuel boat and belly. Here are some tips to get you...
Florida Beach Bars, St. Pete Clearwater beach bars
Get the full tiki bar experience: Sit on a waterfront deck, umbrella drink in hand, island music playing, and watch the sun...
Clearwater Beach's famous beaches
With varied activities that keep all ages happy, Clearwater Beach caters to active vacationers and those who prefer to watch.
St. Pete Beach is a beautiful, nostalgic and relaxing florida beach.
From Belleair Beach south to St. Pete Beach, these beach towns welcome visitors to white sandy beaches on the Gulf of Mexico.
Caladesi Island shelling, family beach Clearwater Florida
Family-friendly beaches abound in St. Pete/Clearwater, with lifeguards, playgrounds, sheltered picnic areas, restrooms and...
Caladesi Island State Park Beaches
This perfect slice of island beachfront was named the No. 1 beach in the U.S. in 2008 but none other than "Dr. Beach"...
Fort De Soto Park: USA Today's Best Family Beach 2014
Beaches in the St. Petersburg/Clearwater area, including St. Pete Beach, Fort De Soto and Caladesi Island, have won numerous...
The fine white sand on local barrier islands began as mountains of quartz hundreds of miles away, deposited by now-extinct...
Kayaking near Tampa in St. Pete/Clearwater
Rent a kayak or launch your own and paddle your way through dense mangrove tunnels and among manatees and wading birds.
Caladesi Island State Park ferries arrive.
Caladesi Island State Park and Egmont Key State Park are noteworthy island destinations perfect for boaters and others in...
Kayaking in Clearwater and St. Petersburg
With easy access to shoreline, the St. Pete/Clearwater area bubbles over with kite surfing, tubing, snorkeling, diving,...
Find yourself on a top Florida beach
Whether you’re looking for a lively game of beach volleyball or quiet wildlife viewing, you’ll find the right beach in the...
sunset sail St. Petersburg Clearwater
Have tons of fun on the water aboard an entertaining pirate ship, serene catamaran or deep-sea fishing boat.
Honeymoon Island State Park Nature Center exhibit
The Rotary Centennial Nature Center spotlights the flora and fauna of Honeymoon Island State Park, one of the state’s most...
St. Pete Clearwater dog beaches
Fort De Soto and Honeymoon Island have beachfront playgrounds for dogs, with plenty of pet-friendly accommodations nearby.
Johns Pass Village shopping, Florida boardwalk stores
For a break from the beach, check out John's Pass Village & Boardwalk in Madeira Beach. With more than 100 retailers,...
Clearwater Beach, St Pete Things to Do for Kids
Score points with your kids by taking them on these amazing vacation adventures.
Local favorite Palm Pavilion is the spot on Clearwater Beach for sunset-gazing.
Beachfront restaurants here range from lesser-known casual gems to fine dining establishments, but they all have two things...
clearwater beach parking lots
Scoping out the beach lots ahead of time can mean parking your car easily and getting your toes in the sand post-haste.
Find a St. Pete/Clearwater beach that's perfect for your family.
Odds are good you’ve heard of St. Pete Beach, TripAdvisor's No. 1 Beach Destination in the U.S. (and No. 5 in the world) for...
St. Petersburg Marinas, St. Pete Clearwater Boat Rentals, Tips
Whether bringing your own boat or renting one once you get here, follow these pointers for a fun boating vacation.
Enjoy Clearwater Beach Fl attractions and Clearwater Beach activities
A day spent with the kids at Clearwater Beach means sliding, swimming, snacking, shopping and a siesta – for the parents,...
Egmont Key gopher tortoises
Egmont Key, a 440-acre island, is cherished by nature and history lovers alike.
Beach trolley from Clearwater Beach to Pass-a-Grille, Florida.
Have fun and leave the driving to someone else: Hop aboard the Suncoast Beach Trolley, a great way to tour the area.
From beach scenes that buzz day and night to peaceful, protected islands – and everything in between – St. Petersburg/...
Kayak to award-winning Caladesi Island, rent a boat and head for Shell Key or enjoy a romantic paddle-wheeler cruise.
Fort De Soto Park beaches
History buffs, avid paddlers and leisurely beachcombers will find plenty to enjoy at Fort De Soto Park, voted the No. 1...
loggerhead sea turtles
Each summer during nesting season, area beaches host more than 150 threatened loggerhead turtles, one of five protected...
Clearwater Beach family fun
With so many fabulous beaches to choose from – lively or deserted, nostalgic or modern vibe – family fun can be found...

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