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“Gorgeous!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Bayshore Boulevard

Bayshore Boulevard
Tampa, FL
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Ranked #10 of 212 things to do in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
Activities: Jogging, City walk sightseeing, People-watching
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Owner description: Home of the world's longest sidewalk.
Atlanta, Georgia
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62 reviews
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“Gorgeous!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

This is a gorgeous area! Running next to the bay with the ocean wind blowing in your face is just something special. The residential homes/mansions in this area are something to behold.

Visited April 2013
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“Lots of activities”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

Very busy night life area. Lots of restaurants and entertainment areas. We viewed a Christmas school street parade

Visited December 2012
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Islamorada
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“Take a walk on the Boulevard”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

We have been to Tampa dozens of time but never saw this special part of the city before. This is a lovely residential area with the city highrises in the background, the bay to your left and gorgeous estates on your right! I could have walked forever. Clearly a popular place for local outdoor enthusiasts as there were plenty of people walking, running and biking...all extremely friendly and welcoming.

Visited April 2013
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Tampa, Florida
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“Drive the whole length of the road”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Bayshore Boulevard, running south from downtown Tampa beside the bay has the distinction of claiming to have the longest unbroken strech of sidewalk in the United States. It is used daily by runners, skateboarders, bicyclists and other exercise buffs.

The decorative ballustrade is also unbroken for the entire length of the sidewalk. Driving the street also gives a view across the bay to the Tampa Electric Generating Plant at Black Point and the huge mountain of waste produced by the phosphoric fertilizer production plant to the south.

When you reach the southern end of the sidewalk, continue south through the traffic light to the Ballast Point Fishing Dock and Park a few blocks further on for a chance to get out of the car and enjoy the view or the park playground.

Any time I have out of town visitors I take them for a visit to the Bayshore.

Visited May 2012
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Tampa, Florida
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“the best place in tampa”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

the best place in tampa to go for walk,running great blvd for workout,amazing view,beautyful weather,allways.its just the best place to go in the morning for a great workout.

Visited September 2012
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