Tampa Travel Guide
Welcome to Tampa!
This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Tampa, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to Tampa, Florida, U.S.A.
Tampa is the largest city in Florida, a claim that is backed by a wide variety of attractions, accommodations and other services. Residents and visitors alike flock to the Florida State Fair, an event held at the Fairgrounds in Tampa each February. The year 2004 marked the 100th anniversary of the Fair in Florida, making it one of the longest running events in United States history and a significant draw for visitors to the State. Visitors to Tampa are encouraged to take in some sporting events, most notably jai alai, a game that originated in Northern Spain and now has more teams in Florida than anywhere in the world.Some of the other popular attractions in the city include the Museum of Science and Industry, Starlite Riverboat Cruises and the Gasparilla Festival, an annual event featuring live entertainment, a parade, food and more.
The Ybor City State Museum, located in a former bakery, outlines the cigar industry in Cuba in the 19th century, its move to Tampa and the founding of Ybor City as a cigar manufacturing hub.
Hotels & Motels
Located on a 35-acre waterfront wildlife preserve on the shores of Upper Tampa Bay, the Grand Hyatt offers luxurious accommodations and first-class services.
Current & Upcoming Events [ View All ]
Looking for something to do in Tampa? Check out these current and upcoming events. If you know of an event that is not listed in the travel guide, please feel free to add an event listing (it's free).
- Tampa Perfect Wedding Guide Wedding Show
Aug 28 » Doubletree Suites by Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore
- Buckler's 23rd Annual Christmas in September Craft Fair September 17 & 18 - Tampa, FL
Sep 17 to Sep 18 » Tampa
- Buckler's 24th Annual Holiday Craft Fair November 5 & 6 - Ft Myers
Nov 05 to Nov 06 » Tampa
- Repticon Tampa Reptile & Exotic Animal Show
Nov 12 to Nov 13 » Tampa
- Buckler's 23rd Annual Holiday Craft Fair November 26 & 27 - Tampa, FL
Nov 26 to Nov 27 » Tampa