Getaways

Let’s be real – we all need a getaway or staycation more often than we would like to admit. We hear you! Flroida (and especially Tampa Bay) is home to beautiful beaches and endless resorts and activities – which means there are so many options for a quick escape from reality.

The Great Summer Staycation Giveaway 2019

Win one of 8 two-night summer staycations at some of Florida’s best resorts and boutique hotels in our annual Summer Staycation Giveaway! Beat the heat this summer with a staycation at one of the many resorts and hotels across Tampa,…

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Best Local Campgrounds and RV Resorts to “Unplug” this Summer

Put away the Xbox, turn off the TV, and unplug the computers, it’s time to go camping! Summer in Florida calls for sunshine, warm weather, and free time for the kiddos. Why not unplug from daily life for a weekend…

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Check Out Resort Pass This Summer!

Things are heating up with the start of the summer just on the horizon, and schools releasing students for the next two and a half months. With so much to do across Tampa Bay, Orlando, and other neighboring cities, it…

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Three Perfect Days in St. Pete

Located on Florida’s Gulf Coast, St. Petersburg, nicknamed the Sunshine City, is an ideal destination for a short weekend getaway. Thought of by some as mainly a beach town, St. Pete provides visitors so much more. From the beach to…

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Best Walt Disney World Resorts for your Buck this Summer

A trip to Walt Disney World is a staple in most Floridian’s summer plans. However, due to the immense popularity surrounding the famous Mouse, Disney can be pricey, especially during the peak seasons, like Summer. With long days, fickle weather,…

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Your Guide to Tampa Bay Getaways

Let’s be real – we all need a getaway or staycation more often than we would like to admit. We hear you! Flroida (and especially Tampa Bay) is home to beautiful beaches and endless resorts and activities – which means…

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A Day in Historic Pass-a-Grille

Located at the southern end of St. Pete beach is a small gem of a waterfront town known as Pass-a-Grille. With its quaint laid-back vibe, Pass-a-Grille offers beautiful sugar sand beaches and pristine ocean waves, as well as local retailers…

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Three Itineraries for a Tampa Bay Staycation

Tampa, St. Pete and Clearwater are teeming with water activities, outdoor attractions, restaurants, and live music year round, which makes it so easy to plan an unforgettable Tampa Bay staycation. As a bonus, locals often reap the benefits of qualifying for…

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Top Spring Break Destinations Near Tampa Bay

Spring has sprung! March 20th is the first day of Spring, and with that comes Spring Break! Peak spring break time falls somewhere in March through April bringing crowds from all over to our beautiful beaches and theme parks. This…

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Calling All Bay Area Brides: Top 50 Bachelorette Party Ideas

Calling all brides-to-be, or better yet, calling all maids of honor! Wedding planning can easily be one of the most stressful occasions in a woman’s life! From the guests to the venue to the dress, the build-up to the big…

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A Two-Day Staycation at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Resort

By Joan O’Neill Craving a vacation? A little staycation at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Resort may be the ideal Orlando getaway for you. This pet friendly resort has so much to offer, you won’t have to break the bank…

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Weekend Getaway to The Don Cesar

Bring your girlfriends or that special someone and relish in a little sliver of St. Pete history at The Don Cesar. Since 1928, The Don has been the epitome of old-world clamor and sophistication right in St. Pete’s backyard. Back…

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A Weekend Getaway to Marco Island: Food, Beaches, and More

Are you and your loved one looking to plan a fun weekend trip? If so, look no further than the beautiful Marco Island. Located less than 3 hours south of Tampa Bay, this romantic destination is the perfect spot for…

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Staycation at the Hollander Hotel

If you’re in need of a getaway, but don’t want to deal with the hassle of airports or busy highways, then check out The Hollander Hotel in St. Petersburg! This boutique style hotel is located in the heart of downtown…

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Road Trip Down the East Coast of Florida

Traveling with your significant other can be a whole lot of fun, but planning a trip isn’t always easy. If you want a fun time with the person you love, check out this East coast road trip plan and try…

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Best Tampa Hotels for Gasparilla Weekend

As Christmas and New Years come and go, we all return to our daily routines and say goodbye to the holidays. But, for those in and around the bay area, we still have one more important holiday to look forward…

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Weekend Getaway to Boca Raton

The holidays are getting closer and closer, meaning it’s the perfect time for a little weekend getaway out of the Tampa Bay area with your significant other. If you’re looking for a bit of an escape or an adventure, grab…

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Overnight Date Trip: Enjoy Christmas at Gaylord Palms featuring ICE!

Hooray for the Holidays!  Christmas decorations, holiday parties, gifts, trees, lights, holiday movies, friends, family – it can be the most wonderful time of the year.  The only thing missing in Tampa Bay is, well, cold weather and snowy winter…

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A Date at Universal CityWalk

Orlando is a top destination for Tampa residents, whether it be for a night, for a weekend, or for longer than that. With the number of cool attractions, great restaurants and awesome sites to see, that’s really no surprise at…

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An Epicurean Getaway

Pack your bags, bring that special someone, and head over to the Epicurean Hotel located on S Howard right in the heart of some of South Tampa’s best eateries and landmarks such as Bayshore Boulevard, the Henry B. Plant Museum,…

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