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    Saint Petersburg, locally known as St. Pete, is the largest city in Florida's Pinellas County and makes up a significant component of the Tampa Bay Area, sitting at the entrance of the Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.

    The downtown part of the city has a number of bohemians and artists living in it and over the last ten years has undergone a revitalization, with new attractions such as Sundial (formerly known as Baywalk) and the reintroduction of the city trams, adding to the eclectic mix of mainstay attractions, including the Salvador Dali Museum, Great Explorations children's museum, Florida International Museum, Mahaffey Theater complex, and a currently in works renovation of the landmark Pier, an upsidedown pyramid jutting out into the bay the offers a range of shopping, dining, and entertainment.

    St. Petersburg is host to the Tampa Bay Rays professional baseball team at the Tropicana dome. Local soccer team, The Tampa Bay Rowdies, play at Al Lang Stadium. St. Pete also supports several univerities, colleges, and branch campuses, including St. Petersburg College, the University of South Florida, the Poynter Institute, and Eckerd College. The St. Petersburg Times was considered to be one of the top periodicals in the country. It has since merged with The Tampa Tribune to become The Tampa Bay Times. The city also served as the headquarters for Wikipedia before relocating to San Francisco.

    Gulf Coast Beaches are a short ten-minutes drive from the city center, as are notable landmarks, such as the Sunshine Skyway Bridge and the Don Cesar pink castle.

    Over the last few years, The Tampa Bay Area, including most notably St. Petersburg, has given to birth to numerous microbreweries including Green Bench, 3 Daughters, Cage, and St. Pete Brewing Company to name a few.

    The downtown area has recently been tattooed with some fantastic murals giving new life to much of the Central Ave. businesses.
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      • Florida Holocaust Museum
        0.33 Km from Saint Petersburg
        The Florida Holocaust Museum is a Holocaust museum located at 55 Fifth Street South in St. Petersburg, Florida. Formerly known as the Holocaust Center, the museum officially changed to its current name in 1999. Founded in 1992, it moved to its current location in 1998. It is one of the largest Holocaust museums in the United States. It was founded by Walter and Edith Lobenberg both of whom were German Jews who escaped persecution in Nazi Germany by immigrating to the United States.
      • Roser Park Historic District
        0.89 Km from Saint Petersburg
        The Roser Park Historic District is a U.S. historic district (designated as such on April 1, 1998) located in St. Petersburg, Florida. The district is bounded by 5th and 9th Streets S, and 6th and 11th Avenues S. It contains 146 historic buildings. Roser Park was developed in the early years of the 20th century by wealthy developer Charles Roser. Like downtown St. Petersburg, the Historic Roser Park neighborhood is experiencing a renaissance. It has historic character, hilly tree-lined drives an...
      • Derby Lane Greyhound Track
        11.10 Km from Saint Petersburg
        Derby Lane Greyhound Track is a racino located in St. Petersburg, Florida, United States. Originally named the St. Petersburg Kennel Club, it is the oldest continuously operating greyhound track in the country. T.L. Weaver, a lumber entrepreneur, sold the tract of land Derby Lane is sited on to a group of local businessmen, who constructed the track and held its grand inaugural race on January 3, 1925. Shortly thereafter, however, the investors ran into financial hardship and were no longer able...
      • Don CeSar
        11.58 Km from Saint Petersburg
        Loews Don CeSar Hotel is a Loews hotel located in St. Pete Beach, Florida, in the United States. Developed by Thomas Rowe and opened in 1928, it gained renown as the Gulf playground for America's pampered rich at the height of the Jazz Age and it still serves as a popular retreat for the rich and famous of today. The hotel was designed by Henry H. Dupont. Loews Don CeSar Hotel is a member of Historic Hotels of America, the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
      • Bayside Bridge (Pinellas County, Florida)
        20.88 Km from Saint Petersburg
        The Bayside Bridge crosses over the northwesternmost end of Tampa Bay, connecting Clearwater, Florida and Largo, Florida. Construction began in the early 1990s and was completed in Summer of 1993, officially opening for traffic on June 2 of that year. Originally conceived in the 1970s as the 49th Street Bridge, a toll-levied part of the 12-mile (19 km) Pinellas Parkway, the current six-lane twin-span bridge provides direct, unmitigated access from eastern Clearwater to St. Petersburg/Clearwater ...
      • SunTrust Financial Centre
        26.94 Km from Saint Petersburg
      • Tampa Theatre
        27.01 Km from Saint Petersburg
        The Tampa Theatre and Office Building is a historic U.S. theater and city landmark in the Uptown District of downtown Tampa, Florida. On January 3, 1978, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. The Theatre features a wide range of independent, foreign, and documentary films on a daily basis. It is Tampa's only non-profit movie palace, and operating costs are supported by its members, donors and corporate sponsors, as well as by ticket and concessions sales. It has often be...
      • Manatee Civic Center
        29.14 Km from Saint Petersburg
        Manatee Civic Center is a 4,000-seat multi-purpose arena and convention center in Palmetto, Florida. It was home to the Florida Stingers of the Continental Basketball Association and Florida Scorpions of the American Professional Football League. It also hosted UWF's first and only live pay-per-view event:Beach Brawl on June 9,1991.
      • Tampa Bay Downs
        31.22 Km from Saint Petersburg
        Tampa Bay Downs is an American Thoroughbred horse racing facility located in Westchase in Hillsborough County in the U.S. state of Florida, just outside Tampa. It opened in 1926 under the name Tampa Downs. The first of many names, the racetrack was well known as Sunshine Park and Florida Downs and Turf Club.
      • Gulfport Casino
        31.66 Km from Saint Petersburg
        Gulfport Casino is a national historic site located at 5500 Shore Blvd., Gulfport, Florida in Pinellas County. Built at the end of the dock into the bay in 1906 as station and ticket office, the building contained a Post Office and a refreshment stand. The current building was reconstructed in the 1930s. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on August 8, 2014.

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      • 10490 Gandy Blvd N
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        10490 Gandy Blvd N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702, USA
      • Seminole
        Situated in the middle of Florida's Pinellas County, Seminole is a town of nearly 20,000 people. Minutes from the famed Gulf Coast beaches and bordered by the inter-coastal waterway, Seminole is in an ideal spot for beach-goers and pleasure seekers, looking to make use of the entertainment spots that line Gulf Blvd.

        The city boasts its own mall, a popular weekend flea market, and several parks, including one of the largest along Lake Seminole. Seminole's most significant landmark is its large light blue water tower, which controversially had large sea birds painted on its surface in 2000.
        Seminole, FL, USA
      • 3202 W Gandy Blvd
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        3202 W Gandy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33611, USA
      • Clearwater

        The first thing that comes to mind imagining the Clearwater as a beach, The shining white colored sand and the crystal clear water makes this one of the most visited beaches in the area.To add to the attraction, the Pier appears active daily in the evening with road performers and sellers showing their goods.

        Every weekend the city plays movies in the park by the beach. Entry is free, but good luck finding parking!

        There are plenty of good eat-outs right by the beach. The beach also provides for activities like parasailing and there are plenty of sunset cruises which include dinner and entertainment.

        Clearwater, FL, USA
      • Tampa
        As one of America’s biggest draws when it comes to beach holidays, Tampa Bay is a massive vacation hotspot, with plenty of sun and a party atmosphere that prevails throughout the year and kicks up a notch during the summer months. From luxury cruises and what borders on an obsession with golf to a more laid back experience bird watching or learning how to roll a cigar, you’re unlikely to find yourself refined to the beach, though.

        Tampa is – slowly but surely – gaining something of a luxury edge, especially in the newfound resort style destinations, and prices are sliding up accordingly. If you can afford it, you’ll find this a great spot to grab some high-class wines or charter your own boat and wallow in summer sumptuousness. For the less well off, the natural surroundings are more than enough to keep you busy, with splashing dolphins and lazy manatees, pier fishing and even a relatively affordable selection of spas to keep your holiday full of magic moments.

        Of course, the sub-tropical plant life here is an essential feature, too, and you can see plenty of it from the top of the seemingly endless roller coasters found in holiday spots like Adventure Island, Discovery World and of course Orlando’s SeaWorld. If you prefer something a little more cultured, you’ll find museums specializing in everything from cigars – a local fascination, perhaps developed through proximity to Cuba – to originals by infamous modernist Salvador Dali and the tropical gardens and bizarre architecture of the Henry B. Plant Museum. A visit to Ybor City during the day reveals a whole new side to the club district. The Cuban sandwiches in Ybor are the best in the city.

        It wouldn’t be Tampa, of course, without an abundance of professional sport, all of it followed with a passion that makes the experience special. Take your pick from the Buccaneers (Football), Rays (Baseball), Storm (Arena Football) and Lightning (Hockey), each of which bring their own edge, and are best enjoyed with a large beer and an even larger hot dog in hand.

        In many ways Tampa is quintessentially American, offering all the perks you might expect from a holiday spot, coupled with a welcoming and upbeat atmosphere and ample surprises along the way.
        Tampa, FL, USA
      • 2719 FL-580
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        2719 FL-580, Clearwater, FL 33761, USA
      • Bradenton
        Welcome to the friendly city, Bradenton Florida. Enjoy the gorgeous sunshine as it beats down upon your shoulders. Let your eyes wander to the beautiful Manatee River. Watch as the sun sets and rises over the majestic water.

        Bradenton is a beautiful area with gorgeous beaches along the Gulf of Mexico. Head to the town where Ringling Brothers began, and to the home of Tropicana. Enjoy sunny Florida and all it has to offer.
        Bradenton, FL, USA
      • 18035 Highwoods Preserve Pkwy
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        18035 Highwoods Preserve Pkwy, Tampa, FL 33647, USA

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      Graphic showing average weather in Saint Petersburg in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

      Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
      Jan 17.7 60.4 63.9 23.8
      Feb 17.5 95.1 63.5 37.4
      Mar 18.8 87.3 65.8 34.4
      Apr 21.8 82.6 71.2 32.5
      May 24.9 89.3 76.8 35.2
      Jun 26.8 186 80.2 73.2
      Jul 27.7 230.2 81.9 90.6
      Aug 27.8 238.3 82 93.8
      Sep 27 211.3 80.6 83.2
      Oct 24.3 73.8 75.7 29.1
      Nov 19.6 38 67.3 15
      Dec 17.6 46.5 63.7 18.3

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