Collected by Nicole Stumbo
2025 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33713, USA
Haslam’s Books is a vestige of old Florida, the Florida of flat strip malls built near interstate off-ramps with large signs announcing to travelers of the bargains to be found inside. Fading paint heralds its history: “Florida’s Largest Book...
101 1st St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday morning throughout the year, a wonderful market takes over a parking lot right in downtown St. Petersburg's pretty marina district. Locals and visitors descend in droves to listen to live bands while browsing...
507 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602, USA
For over 18 years, the Old Tampa Book Company has provided a haven for book lovers in downtown Tampa. Stocking over 40,000 rare, used, and out-of-print books, it is always possible to find that special treat for your reading pleasure. The OTBC is...
2223 N. Westshore Blvd., Tampa, FL 33607, USA
If you leave your beachwear at home, you will have to visit Tommy Bahama and the shops at International Plaza and Bay Street. The mall is a great place to shop or find an indoor escape from the Florida heat or stormy weather. With a location near...
720 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
Just a stone's throw from the St. Petersburg Museum of Art and the Dali Museum, the Chihuly Collection is a remarkable museum that showcases Dale Chihuly's glass sculptures. Vibrant colors and dramatic compositions are displayed in rooms designed...
5034, 5208 W Linebaugh Ave, Tampa, FL 33624, USA
When you need to tire out the little ones, a trip to Bounce House will do the trick. It's just like the inflatable castles you see at fairs, but indoors and way bigger. There are trampolines, inflatable slides, and a ball pit—more than enough to...
5072 W Linebaugh Ave, Tampa, FL 33624, USA
AirHeads Trampoline Arena offers trampolining in a clean, safe environment. They stress the health benefits of the activity, but jumping is also just fun. Adventurous jumpers will want to try trampoline dodgeball. There's open jumping every day,...
8105 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33614, USA
This 50-lane bowling alley and arcade is like stepping back in time, and its core patrons were fans from the beginning. The facility has been around for decades (and it shows), but if you're looking for a trip down memory lane, you'll find it...