St. Petersburg and Clearwater offer thrilling adventures along the stunning Florida Gulf Coast, where you'll find pristine beaches and superb culture, food, and shopping. The beach is the star of the show when you visit with its powdery white sands and calm blue-green waters that the whole family can enjoy, whether you're going for a swim or are more interested in a bit of watersports. Be sure to visit the waterfront attractions, such as St. Pete Pier or the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Plus, the western-facing beach makes this a stunning destination for taking in sunsets.

The area is home to some of the best food in the state, as local restaurants take their seafood dishes to the next level. Some of the top restaurants even offer waterfront dining, so you can enjoy breathtaking views alongside award-winning Southern and Italian dishes. When you visit, you can also explore inland to find stunning protected gardens and fascinating museums.

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