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Southwest Florida loses two attractions — Everglades Wonder Gardens in Bonita Springs, and King Richard’s Family Fun Park in North Naples.
Naples Daily News
Everglades Wonder Gardens in Bonita Springs officially closed Sunday, after 77 years of providing smiles and fun and a unique look at nature.
Fort Myers News-Press
Like a sports contest, competition for those spectators, tourists and new sporting events will be fierce, and it should be.
Daytona Beach News-Journal
The Clearwater Marine Aquarium recently announced plans for a new $160 million fish tank for downtown Clearwater.
Tampa Bay Times
The latest numbers released Monday by the county's Tourist Development Council underscored once again the importance of tourism to Manatee County.
Anna Maria Island Sun
Economic vitality is returning to Daytona Beach, opening up new possibilities for the area in the competitive world of tourism.
Daytona Beach News-Journal
With a goal of attracting new visitors, those seeking to promote Citrus County need to establish a brand that will work.
Citrus County Chronicle
TripAdvisor ranked Anna Maria Island a well-deserved third in the category of top island destinations in the United States.
Bradenton Herald
It was about six months ago that Tampa Bay & Co. began looking for a new president and CEO, on Tuesday it selected Santiago Corrada.
Tampa Tribune
More than just natural resource management is required. Crystal River must move on its community planning, partnering and investment initiatives.
Citrus County Chronicle
The Florida Legislature has taken action to repeal a requirement for foreign visitors to Florida to get a special driving permit.
Naples Daily News
Perhaps the proposed new $160 million Clearwater Marine Aquarium will attract the 2.5 million visitors its boosters expect but we are skeptical.
Tampa Tribune
Once again, Daytona Beach has been reminded that officials need to do more to spruce up the city's tourism image and tourism options.
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Improving the appearance and the image of the beachside is the key to the future of local tourism.
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Tourism is an industry that needs to continue to grow and generate more funding which in turn benefits communities like this one.
Tallahassee Democrat
Daytona Beach needs accurate and up-to-date numbers for its examination of tourism in the area.
Daytona Beach News-Journal
The Clearwater Marine Aquarium's vision could be a landmark attraction overlooking the waterfront, drawing crowds and improving the downtown area.
Tampa Bay Times

Letter To The Editor

 

While walking...

Daytona Beach News-Journal

 

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Tampa Bay Times

 

The "giant canopy," where it is said everything from a beer garden to...

Tampa Bay Times

Anyone who lives in Pass-a-Grille will often tell you we live in paradise, but our lovely neighborhood and pristine beaches give a false sense of...

Tampa Bay Times

Encouraging manatees to approach boat docks is a bad idea since watercraft are a significant contributor to manatee injury and mortality. Manatees...

Gainesville Sun

That evening as I sat down with a sandwich and turned on the television, there was footage of Wallenda's tragic fall. It was one of those moments...

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

So parents, please, please, please do what it takes to stay alert and keep your children out of harm's way when on the beach.

Daytona Beach News-Journal

Op Ed

Both the Minnesota Twins and Boston Red Sox have very large fan bases, and Lee County made a substantial investment to bring — and keep — these...

News Press of Fort Myers

Proponents of the Lens, including St. Petersburg Mayor Bill Foster and most City Council members, claim that the Lens is the result of a process...

Tampa Bay Times