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Vacation 2 USA   >   Florida   >   Towns and Cities   >   Tampa

   
 

Tampa


Tampa is a city on the West Coast of Florida. It is the largest city in the Tampa Bay area (the other two large cities in the area are Clearwater and St. Petersburg), and the third largest city in the state. As of 2005, its population within the city limits was estimated at 326,519, but around 2.7 million people lived in the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metropolitan area, which is generally known as the "Tampa Bay Area", "Tampa Bay", or to locals, as simply the "Bay Area". The population of the area has, and continues to grow rapidly, with the urban area having grown by almost 15% between 2000 and 2006, and reaching a total of an estimated 4 million in April of 2007.

The whole of the Tampa Bay Area is well-known for its beaches and nightlife, as well containing many excellent hotels, pools and golf courses, but there are also many tourist attractions in the area too, including a number that fall within the city of Tampa itself.

Some of the attractions in the Tampa area include:
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Tampa Facts


Here is some more information about Tampa:
  • Professional sports teams in Tampa include the Florida State League baseball team, the Tampa Yankees, the ice hockey team, the Tampa Bay Lightning, and the NFL American football team, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

  • Perhaps the best known educational institution in Tampa is the University of South Florida. The University of South Florida is a public university founded in 1956.

  • The main airport for Tampa is Tampa International Airport.

  • Tampa's nicknames include "America's Next Greatest City","Cigar Capital of the World (Ybor City)", "Cigar City", "City of Champions", "Lightning Capital of the World", and "The Big Guava".

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Lonely Planet Florida 9 (Travel Guide)

By Fionn Davenport, Adam Karlin & Trisha Ping

Lonely Planet
Released: June 15th, 2021
Paperback (544 pages)

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  • Brand: Lonely Planet
  • ISBN: 1787015696
  • EAN: 9781787015692
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  • Format: Folded Map
  • Edition: 9
  • Number of Pages: 544
  • Authors: Fionn Davenport, Anthony Ham, Adam Karlin, Vesna Maric, Trisha Ping, Regis St Louis
  • Publication Date: June 15th, 2021
  • Release Date: June 15th, 2021
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  • Size: 7.75 Inches by 5.0 Inches by 0.875 Inches
  • Weight: 1.01633102782 Pounds
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Travel Like a Local - Map of Tampa: The Most Essential Tampa (Florida) Travel Map for Every Adventure

By Maxwell Fox

Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Released: August 22nd, 2018
Paperback (50 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1726018318
  • EAN: 9781726018319
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  • Edition: 1
  • Number of Pages: 50
  • Author: Maxwell Fox
  • Publication Date: August 22nd, 2018
  • Release Date: August 22nd, 2018
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  • Size: 10.0 Inches by 8.0 Inches by 0.12 Inches
  • Weight: 0.36 Pounds
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Moon Tampa & St. Petersburg (Travel Guide)

By Joshua Lawrence Kinser

Moon Travel
Released: October 31st, 2017
Paperback (250 pages)

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  • Brand: Moon Travel
  • ISBN: 1631217100
  • EAN: 9781631217104
  • PartNumber: 9781631217104
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: 1
  • Number of Pages: 250
  • Author: Joshua Lawrence Kinser
  • Publication Date: October 31st, 2017
  • Release Date: October 31st, 2017
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  • Size: 7.5 Inches by 5.625 Inches by 0.5 Inches
  • Weight: 0.60406659788 Pounds
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DK Eyewitness Florida (Travel Guide)

By DK Eyewitness

DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: November 16th, 2021
Multicolor Paperback (336 pages)

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  • ISBN: 0241544297
  • EAN: 9780241544297
  • PartNumber: 41065633
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  • Edition: Reprint
  • Number of Pages: 336
  • Author: DK Eyewitness
  • Publication Date: November 16th, 2021
  • Release Date: November 16th, 2021
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  • Size: 8.56 Inches by 5.0 Inches by 0.81 Inches
  • Weight: 0.97885244328 Pounds
  • Color: Multicolor
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Moon Florida Gulf Coast (Travel Guide)

By Joshua Lawrence Kinser

Moon Travel
Released: October 29th, 2019
Paperback (456 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1640491104
  • EAN: 9781640491106
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  • Format: Illustrated
  • Edition: 6
  • Number of Pages: 456
  • Author: Joshua Lawrence Kinser
  • Publication Date: October 29th, 2019
  • Release Date: October 29th, 2019
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  • Size: 7.5 Inches by 5.6 Inches by 0.85 Inches
  • Weight: 0.86862131228 Pounds
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Tampa, Florida: A Photographic Portrait

By Matthew Paulson

Twin Lights Publishers
Released: April 15th, 2020
Hardcover (128 pages)

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  • ISBN: 1934907677
  • EAN: 9781934907672
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  • Number of Pages: 128
  • Authors: Matthew Paulson, Sara Day
  • Publication Date: April 15th, 2020
  • Release Date: April 15th, 2020
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Tampa Bay Area Travel Guide: Overlooked, Budget-friendly Places for Families to Explore and Have Fun

By Alaska Ariti

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Released: May 1st, 2022
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  • Number of Pages: 36
  • Author: Alaska Ariti
  • Publication Date: May 1st, 2022
  • Release Date: May 1st, 2022
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  • Size: 8.5 Inches by 5.5 Inches by 0.09 Inches
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GREATER THAN A TOURIST- TAMPA BAY FLORIDA USA: 50 Travel Tips from a Local (Greater Than a Tourist Florida)

By M.A. MOSELEY

Independently Published
Released: February 4th, 2020
Paperback (101 pages)

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  • EAN: 9798608194405
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  • Number of Pages: 101
  • Authors: M.A. MOSELEY, Greater Than a Tourist
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Fodor's Florida (Full-color Travel Guide)

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  • ISBN: 1101880104
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  • PartNumber: 47357111
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  • Edition: 33
  • Number of Pages: 720
  • Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
  • Publication Date: September 12th, 2017
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Tampa Florida Travel Journal: Vacation Diary with Summer Themed Stationary (6 x 9)

By Sherry Stowell

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  • Number of Pages: 103
  • Author: Sherry Stowell
  • Publication Date: April 16th, 2019
  • Release Date: April 16th, 2019
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  • Weight: 0.33 Pounds
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