Category: St. Pete treasures

‘New York Magazine’ discovers much to like about the ‘Burg

We admit it: We always love it when pretty widely known publications write about the diversity of things to do, see and experience in St. Pete. Late last month, New York Magazine offered its own guide to the area, including some places to stay on the beach. But they went even one step further and […]

Magazine thinks St. Pete is a great place to visit, live

We could say, “Of course it does!” Coastal Living magazine named the ‘Burg as one of its top 20 cities in a recent issue. The article says “this cosmopolitan city just keeps getting better and better.” Miles of white sand beaches, major attractions such as the Dali Museum and a growing food and drink scene were […]

St. Pete’s murals Shine all year long

By now, you’ve no doubt heard that St. Petersburg has gained quite the reputation as an outdoor artists’ showcase. Colorful murals can be seen all over the downtown area and in the Warehouse Arts District. Now the wonderful and whimsical works of art are branching out toward new neighborhoods. Two new murals will be dedicated […]

A new waterfront restaurant is on the horizon in St. Petersburg

The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club, one of downtown’s exquisite treasures, has broken ground on a new restaurant that will give diners a view of the marina, Beach Drive and the hotel’s pool. Called Paul’s Landing, it will feature expansive windows with indoor and outdoor seating for 200 and will be located on […]

Reason No. 82 to love St. Pete: Puppy raisers!

We loved reading a story in today’s Tampa Bay Times about college students at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg helping to raise and train dogs who are part of the Southeastern Guide Dogs organization. The organization, which is based just south of here in Palmetto, has a storefront in downtown St. Petersburg on Central […]