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“Take a moment to visit” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Sunshine Skyway Bridge

Sunshine Skyway Bridge
Tampa, FL
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Ranked #2 of 68 Attractions in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bridges, Sights & Landmarks
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Treasure Island, Florida
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“Take a moment to visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Aside from connecting the southern tip of Pinellas County to the mainland south of Tampa, the bridge itself deserves a stop in one of the two fishing piers. There are places to take some scenic views of both Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. There is shipping traffic to watch. There is some fantastic fishing, attested by all those who will go and spend an hour -- or a day -- catching their favorite fish. The rest rooms are clean and well appointed. Access from either direction is easy. One could pack a picnic basket and make a day out of just going to the piers.

Visited April 2013
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“Xmas with a smile”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

great great, this was recommended as a nice spot for a xmas get to gether, and we hooked up here, the food was of good quality, good menu, well priced and good specials, the desert was fan dabby dozey, thanks chef :)

Visited December 2012
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“what a view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

If travelling though this bridge, ensure you are not the driver. Awesome view of the St Pete and Tampa Bay.

Visited March 2013
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“An impressive bridge!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

There are places on both sides to check out the scenery. If you are in the area and want to do a scenic tour take the bridge and go sight seeing. 1.00 each way!

Visited April 2013
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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“Great views”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

Amazing bridge, especially on a clear day. Great rest areas on either side to stop for photos or to jut appreciate the scenery. Remember the toll ($1.25)!

Visited April 2013
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