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VSPC to Industry: Give US Your Best 100 Days Deals

VSPC will once again launch the popular 100 Days of Summer promotion this year, which debuts on May 28th, and as part of that outreach we’re planning to promote the area’s best deals with visitors.   We’re inviting qualified partners … Continue reading

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VSPC Dominates Pow Wow 2012 in LA

Visit St. Pete/Clearwater caught the attention of the tourism world with its massive marketing outreach at US Travel’s Pow Wow 2012 show in Los Angeles last month, wowing tour operators and media from around the globe with a series of … Continue reading

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TradeWinds Earns Autism-Friendly Nod

TradeWinds Island Resorts —which operates the Island Grand Resort and the Sandpiper Suites, both on St. Pete Beach—has been named an “autism-friendly business” by the Center for Autism & Related Disabilities (CARD). TradeWinds is one of only five hotels in … Continue reading

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WestJet Video Puts Area on Display

Canadian airline WestJet is planning a major promotion of the St. Petersburg/Clearwater area. A crew from Calgary-based Corkscrew Media recently spent an entire day shooting video of the destination’s beaches and attractions. The video, which is scheduled to be shown … Continue reading

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VSPC, Florida Focus on South America

VSPC Deputy Director David Downing just returned from a joint South American sales and media mission with representatives from Tampa Bay and Company, Visit Florida, Enterprise Florida and Gov. Rick Scott. VSPC shares its representation in South America with Tampa … Continue reading

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Enhanced International Websites Launched

After welcoming more than 1.4 million international visitors to the area in 2010, VSPC has launched enhanced versions of websites for its key markets abroad. The overhauled sites, which appear in German, French and Spanish (screenshots pictured below), can be … Continue reading

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VSPC Exhibits at Premier Global Travel Show

Armed with a Winter the Dolphin-themed booth, Visit St. Pete/Clearwater will head to the United Kingdom to showcase the destination at World Travel Market next week in London. Dolphin Tale—the 3D major motion picture inspired by and starring Winter—opened in … Continue reading

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