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Beautiful beaches and sunshine make Clearwater, Florida, the perfect place to spend your dream Gulf of Mexico getaway!

Clearwater, Florida, Visitors Guide

If you think you have to leave the country to find a tropical paradise, think again! Clearwater, Florida has just the relaxing beach vibe you’re searching for. With beautiful waters, sugar white sand, and world famous sunsets, you’ll be on island time in no time!

When the Native Americans first founded this area, they named it Pocotopaug which literally translates to Clear Water. Settlers decided on this name after discovering the abundance of fresh springs the city has along the shore. Fast forward to today, visitors are still rushing to claim their spot on the beach in beautiful Clearwater, Florida. All relaxed-out and looking for some excitement? That’s okay! Clearwater is also known for its shopping, live entertainment, and hosting festivals like the Pier 60 Sugar Sand Festival. This ten-day celebration pays tribute to the Bay Area's sugar sands and breathtaking sunsets.

What is Clearwater Known for

Sunsets at Pier 60, Music, Clearwater Marine Aquarium, Pristine Beaches, Beach Walk, Nature Trails and Parks, Fishing, Dolphin Sightseeing, Dolphin Trail, Home to the World’s Largest Speedboat, Delicious Seafood, Golfing, Shopping

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Definitely a Highlight of Our Vacation
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July 24th 2019
We had a Blast Meeting some Great People
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July 22nd 2019
I saw all Kinds of Water Creatures!
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July 21st 2019
We Caught so many Different Kinds of Fish
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July 21st 2019
The Sights from High Above were Amazing!
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Saw the Sunset from Amazing Heights!
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July 20th 2019

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