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Tampa, FL Travel Tips
There are plenty of popular vacation destinations in the state of Florida, and Tampa is no exception. There are also many reasons why this balmy city draws tourist attention. Much of the attraction comes down to the fact that there is always something to do. This is particularly important for parents who plan to travel with their children in tow. While Tampa, FL, is a great place to vacation with kids, there are ways to improve the family’s trip to the city. Tips that can ensure a fun trip for all include planning the trip for the best time possible and choosing the appropriate accommodations. In terms of accommodations, people can choose to stay in hotels that are crowded and confining to small children, or they can choose to find suitable vacation houses for rent in Tampa, FL. A rental home can help families save their money, time, and frustration. The right sized rental can give children ample room to stretch and burn off youthful energy. To find a great selection of vacation homes for rent in Tampa, FL, you are in the right place.
Vacation Home Rentals is an online source for well-maintained for rent by owner properties. Even after searching for Tampa rentals, you’ll want to select your travel date wisely before making reservations. From May to August the weather is the hottest, although August is also the wettest month of the year. The winter and spring months experience highs that average in the low 70s to the low 80s. This is an attractive time for people to visit Tampa, particularly when they live in areas that experience extreme cold temperatures. During the fall there are generally fewer crowds, making it easier to find homes for rent. Tampa, FL, temperatures are also often in the upper to mid-80s and more pleasant than the summer temperatures.
Take a break from browsing our Tampa apartments for rent and look over the attractions that are available for families. For outdoor attractions there is Hillsborough River State Park, the Tampa Riverwalk, and Bayshore Boulevard. For kids who enjoy looking at the animals there is Lowry Park Zoo and the Florida Aquarium, which has more than 20,000 fresh and saltwater fish. Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is a great way to spend a day. This is an African-themed amusement park that is also home to more than 2,000 wild animals. In addition, Busch Gardens is also known for its six amazing roller coasters. Plan yet another outing to take the kids to see the manatees at the Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center. If museums are more to your family’s liking, or you’d just rather mix things up, no worries. There are plenty of museums to visit that are both educational and fun, including the Glazer Children’s Museum. Beaches in the area include the Ben T. Davis Beach or Picnic Island Park.
Events are a great reason to look for houses for rent in Tampa, FL. One of the most fun events for kids and adults occurs in either late January or early February. This event is the Gasparilla Pirate Fest and it includes parades, games, rides, and plenty of people in costume. The Florida State Fair takes place in February and is held at the Florida State Fairgrounds. March is a busy time in terms of events, and it is also a great time to search for vacation homes for rent in Tampa, FL. Food is always fun, especially when attending the Cuban Sandwich Festival. The festival is held annually in Centennial Park in March. Kids will love seeing the Hillsborough River turn green for St. Patrick’s Day in March during the Mayor’s River O’Green Fest. During the event, people are treated to live entertainment, food from food trucks, and plenty of games and activities for kids. The Bay Area Renaissance Festival also takes place in March. The Festival of Chocolate in April is the state’s largest chocolate event. While vacationing in December, don’t miss the Santa Fest & Holiday Parade.