With its beautiful beaches and vibrant nightlife, St. Petersburg, Florida, is a city known for its laid-back, party-loving attitude. Positioned between Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, this "Sunshine City" boasts year-round warm weather, making it a popular vacation spot for boaters and beach-goers. Book hotels near St. Pete Beach and visit world-class museums, fine restaurants, and charming markets.
St. Pete Beach
St. Pete Beach, less than 30 miles from Tampa International Airport, is a hot spot for sun seekers, with miles of gorgeous, white, sandy beaches. Book cheap flights to Tampa so you can sit back, relax, and watch the world go by from your towel. Spend an hour or two on Corey Avenue, known for its galleries, bars, and specialty shops. You can also sip a cocktail or shop for a souvenir there. If water sports are more your thing, try stand-up paddleboarding in the Gulf of Mexico. It's all about trying to keep your balance! Stay in St. Pete Beach hotels to be close to the stunning shoreline.
After a morning relaxing on the beach, head over to St. Petersburg's downtown area – the city's beating heart – where you can find brilliant bars, seafood restaurants, and boutiques. Make sure you visit Locale Market, a 20,000-square-foot farmers market, and sample some of the freshest foods in Pinellas County, including mouth-watering Italian gelato and locally grown fruit and vegetables. Wash it all down with one of the many craft beers brewed in central or northern Florida. Visit the Salvador Dali Museum, which contains the largest collection of the artist's work outside of Spain. Discover the man behind the legend with interactive exhibits and some of his most famous surrealist paintings.
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