Pharrell Williams at Tampa Amalie Arena at Jingle Ball 2014

View image | gettyimages.com TAMPA, FL – Pharrell Williams serenades the crowed while holding a young fan onstage at the Amalie Arena during 93.3 FLZ’s Jingle Ball 2014 December 22, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. (OFFICIAL) Pharrell Williams – Come Get It Bae

Ybor City 7th Ave – One of America’s 10 Great Streets

YBOR CITY / TAMPA, FL – Seventh Avenue is in the midst of the Historic District of Ybor City in Tampa, FL. Ybor City’s 7th Avenue was “Designated One of Americas 10 Great Streets” in 2008 by the American Planning Association. La Septima is Spanish for 7th Avenue that is marked on all the street …

Port Tampa Bay & WTC, Channelside Drive

CHANNEL DISTRICT/ TAMPA, FL – Port Tampa Bay (aka World Trade Center) had its name edited on the building from Tampa Port Authority to Port Tampa Bay on Channelside Drive in Tampa, FL. BUSINESSES IN BUILDING One is the VASTEC, a company that specializes in Innovative Information Solutions that holds contracts with government and private industry as well. The …

MS Brilliance of the Seas docked at Port of Tampa

CHANNEL DISTRICT/TAMPA, FL – MS Brilliance of the Seas by Royal Caribbean International was docked on December 11, 2014 in Terminal 3 on Channelside Drive in Tampa, FL. The Brilliance has a nine story atrium and glass throughout the ship for radiant views of the sea at every turn. US and Canada residents can call Royal …

Classic Cablecar system in Tampa may get some improvements

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) TAMPA, FL – On December 17, 2014, HART Unveiled a Streetcar Modernization and Expansion Study. Mr. Vinik stated that his development company Strategic Property Partners LLC are looking to take a leadership role in creating a more robust transportation system in downtown, including an improved streetcar system and …

Channelside Bay Plaza – upscale strip mall with a view

CHANNELSIDE / TAMPA, FL-  Channelside Bay Plaza is an updated and very clean strip mall located along Channelside Drive in the Channel District of Tampa, FL. There is a corridor or hallway on the sidewalk that reads, ‘Welcome to Channelside Plaza,’ and if you follow it to the end, it opens up to a beautiful outside horseshoe shaped shopping …

StarShip Dining Cruise gets 5-Stars from returning customer

CHANNEL DISTRICT/TAMPA, FL – Yacht StarShip Dining Cruises takes you on a 2.5 hour tour with a 360 view of the beautiful Tampa Bay area while serving you award-winning cuisine cooked in the kitchen below. A Top Contributor on Tripadvisor recently went on her third cruise aboard the luxury Yacht and wrote, ‘Fantastic food and service. The views are …

Amalie Arena, Tampa

TAMPA, FL – The Amalie Arena, originally named Ice Palace, opened its doors for the first time on October 12, 1996. The total cost of the construction amounted to $139 million – that translates to $209 million in 2014 dollars. NAMES OVER THE YEARS 1996-2002: ICE PALACE (first name) 2002-2012: St. Pete Times Forum 2012-2014: …

SkyHouse Channelside (the construction)

CHANNEL DISTRICT/TAMPA, FL – DEC 13, 2014: The construction of SkyHouse Channelside Tower, a 23-floor luxury high-rise condo and apartment complex, is well underway located on 12th Street in the Channel District of Tampa, FL. UPDATE 2015: Skyhouse Channelside Tower is Now Open and one of the tallest apartment complexes in downtown Tampa. ROOFTOP AMENITIES: The Penthouse …

Le Mouton Noir Bakery closed with a $749,000 price tag

CHANNEL DISTRICT/TAMPA, FL – The Le Mouton Noir Bakehouse closed down and currently has a $749,000 price tag at Smith & Associates Real Estate. The Bakehouse sadly closed its doors permanently on Monday September 29, 2014. The owners ended up donating around 2,000 lbs of unused food to local food pantries. Le Mouton Noir Bakehouse | 1112 Channelside …