Downtown Tampa is home to the business district, lined by the waters of Hillsborough River and Tampa Bay. The area is upbeat and variety of things to do. Choose from fun and educational sites, museums, performance art venues, restaurants and various festivals held throughout the year in the annual Gasparilla Parade! Visit the Tampa Riverwalk and stroll the 2.5-mile-long promenade. Home of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Tampa Bay Bucs.
Ybor City’s historic district is known for its Cuban and Latin American eateries as well as the lively nightlife. Travel via Trolly Car in Ybor City and take a short ride to the Tampa Aquarium. Be sure to stop in and eat at the famous Columbia Restaurant.
South Tampa is close to all of the fun things happening in and around downtown Tampa. Located on a beautiful peninsula which is at the heart of the Bay Area. South Tampa has the longest continuous sidewalk in the world known as Bayshore Boulevard and a great place to go for a bike ride or run. Visit Hyde Park Village, here you will find a modern oasis for all shoppers, travelers and residents. You can choose from different restaurants, browse the modern shops and shop the weekly Fresh markets.
West Tampa & The Heights are some of the area’s oldest communities. Rich is cultural history there are many historic and bungalows. Innovative pubs & authentic markets and restaurants are speckled throughout the district.
North Tampa/Carrollwood are home to beautiful neighborhoods with close access to all things Tampa has to offer. Visit the fresh markets and events throughout the year. Surrounding areas include Busch Gardens, Zoo at Lowry Park, and The Big Cat Rescue. Shop till your heart is content along Dale Mabry Highway, with many stores, restaurants and fun-filled activities.
New Tampa is popular for its golf courses and Wilderness Reserves that offer hiking trails and picnic spots. Visit the zip line and climbing wall at the Nature Park. Visit Restaurants that line Bruce B Downs Boulevard or just stop at the Tampa Premium Outlets for a day of shopping. If you enjoy outdoor malls, visit The Shops at Wiregrass.
Brandon is just east of Tampa it has beautiful subtropical climate and many schools which attract families to this area. It is like a ‘city within a city’ of Tampa. Easy access to Downtown Tampa, its highway also leads directly into Tampa or travel further to Clearwater or St. Pete. Visit the many parks and breweries it has to offer.
Wesley Chapel is home to the first Crystal Lagoon in the nation, a 7.5-acre pool located in the Epperson community. The Grove is the new “downtown” in Chapel and will be home to new shopping and restaurants. Visit Disney World, just 1 hour 15 minutes away, or if you want to visit the beach, or Clearwater Beach is just 1 hour west.
Dade City, San Antonio & Zephyrhills make up an area known as East Pasco. Dade City has brick lined street and is known for is quaint downtown district and antique shops. San Antonio is one the best kept secrets in the area & it’s small-town charm will capture your heart. Close to Saint Leo University. Finally, Zephyrhills offers many affordable retirement communities.
Lutz, Land O’Lakes, & Odessa are all located just north of Tampa and about an hour ride to the beaches along the West coast. The area has grown with many young professionals and young families. Close to golf courses, parks, outlets & youth sport clubs. Suburban living at its best!