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Groupon: Good For Hotels Or Just Customers?

If you opened a recent email from Groupon Getaways, you would have seen a local hotel on St. Pete Beach offering amazing deals: Postcard Inn on the Beach was in the process of selling almost 800 rooms at just $89 … Continue reading

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St. Pete Beach Lands First American Guy Harvey Outpost

The first Guy Harvey Outpost in the United States opened on St. Pete Beach last week, and some 400 guests were on hand to mark the occasion with sunset toasts, beach fireworks and a visit from Guy Harvey himself. The … Continue reading

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Almost 300,000 Entries for ‘100 Days of Summer’ Sweepstakes

Local accommodations who participated in this year’s “100 Days of Summer” promotion got more than their money’s worth when entries and participation skyrocketed this summer. Almost 300,000 entries poured in for the 14-week promotion as Visit St. Pete/Clearwater encouraged visitors … Continue reading

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Expert Hears Visitor’s Likes, Woes

As a Destination Expert with TripAdvisor.com, “Maya58” is one of the most respected opinions for the St. Pete/Clearwater area. She moved here from New Jersey 10 years ago and has dished out 2,571 pieces of advice on the St. Pete … Continue reading

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Voting Starts Friday for ‘Best Restored Beach’

On the heels of St. Pete Beach clinching TripAdvisor’s ‘Best Beach in the U.S.’ nod, the area’s award-winning coastline inches towards another accolade. The American Shore & Beach Preservation Association has released their list of the ‘Best Restored Urban Beaches’ … Continue reading

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New Bayway Bridge Fast-Tracked for 2012

Construction of the new Pinellas Bayway Bridge is underway, and according to Robin Sollie, President of the Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber, it’s getting a warm reception from the local community. “Our south end beach communities see it as a huge … Continue reading

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