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Fort De Soto Park FL: Great Beaches, Biking, Hiking, Dog Park, and More


One of the best areas for beaches in Florida is the Tampa / St. Petersburg area on the Gulf coast…  There are a multitude of fantastic beaches there with relatively clear water, much unlike the east coast at Daytona Beach or New Smyrna Beach.  Fort De Soto Beach is probably one of my favorite beaches in that area, and it’s located on a spur of land right at the entrance to Tampa Bay.  It’s actually a large park with many great beaches and hiking and biking trails, in addition toRead More

Egmont Key FL: Guards the Entrance to Tampa Bay and Fort De Soto Florida


The Gulf coast of Florida is amazing, with the color and clarity of the water and the incredible sea life and sunsets there!  At the entrance to Tampa Bay is Egmont Key, which guards the Bay with its wildlife refuge and 19th century fort now.  I highly recommend this trip to Egmont Key if at all possible, and it’s a great way to spend a few hours or all day if you want to just relax and enjoy life a while! Egmont Key is of course an island by name,Read More