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Boating in Gulfport, St Petersburg Florida and Boca Ciega Bay

Boating in Gulfport FlBoca Ciega Bay is bordered by the cities of Gulfport and St. Petersburg and many boat and yacht owners have the pleasure of keeping their boats and yachts either in front of their homes and condos whiles others use the numerous, closely located public and private marinas or dry storage areas to launch. Yacht basins and marinas located on Boca Ciega Bay offer some of the most protected marinas. Boat owners can either cruise the protected water of the Intracoastal Waterway and visit the many waterfront restaurants or go and spend the evening in St Petersburg, Clearwater or Tampa and stay the night. For those seeking a longer passage Captiva island, Cabbage Key and Key West are some wonderful

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Here are some of the things to do in Gulfport Florida. For more ideas or questions you may have, contact our Gulfport Coastal Properties Group Real Estate Expert.

Pasadena Yacht and Country Club

Pasadena Yacht and Country Club is located across Boca Ciega Bay from the Gulf Beaches and just minutes from downtown St Petersburg. The history of this landmark facility dates back to 1924. The club and homes are surrounded by 300 acres of sub-tropical landscaping. The residents and members enjoy a sense of community in an exclusive, luxurious environment. The golf course is open to guests. This 18 hole championship golf course was designed by Wayne Stiles and Walter Hagen was the first golf pro at PYCC.

Pasadena Yacht and Country Club is a private club

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#1 on Beaches and Luxury Real Estate - August 2016

Coastal Properties Group International LogoThe latest Multiple Listing Service data is in, and the Coastal Properties Group International is the #1Real Estate company on the Pinellas beaches year to date August 2016. Coastal is also the number 1 company for listing luxury real estate properties in our area, and the number one company for selling luxury properties over $1 million.

We are honored to be real estate agents with the Coastal Properties Group which is the exclusive affiliate of Christie's International Real Estate here in the Tampa Bay area. Here is a quick update about what is happening at Coastal Properties Group International.

Coastal Properties Group #1 on the Beaches

With over $130 million in sales so far this year,

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Belleair Coffee Company

Belleair Coffee Company in Belleair FlThe Belleair Coffee Company recently opened in Belleair Fl at 100 Indian Rocks Road near West Bay Dr. They serve a variety of coffee drinks like espresso, latte, cappuccino, americano, and moca coffees. Their website says they use "organic, sustainable products whenever possible because, hey, we live on this planet, too! " We were greeted with a warm reception when we entered.

They also have a nice variety of danishes, scones, cakes, turnovers as well as an egg sandwich and a delicious quiche. They advertise using cage-free eggs and nitrate free bacon.

Interior of Belleair Coffee CompanyThe service was friendly and fast the morning we were there. The coffee came in a nice ceramic mug, and was steaming hot. It is a nice surrounding and they had lots of

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Clear Sky Beachside Cafe

Clear Sky Beachside CafeThe Clear Sky Beachside Cafe is located in the heart of Clearwater Beach next door to the Sandpearl Residences condos and the Mandalay Beach Club condos. It is a wonderful place to go for breakfast, lunch or dinner. You can sit inside in your choice of comfortable booths, or sit in the covered patio area. For lunch and dinner there is usually a guitarist playing in the outdoor patio area.

They have lots of breakfast choices which range from lite items to a full meal. You can get granola, oatmeal or fresh fruit or choose a more classic egg dish with potatoes or pancakes. They have a wide selection of "Bennies" which range from classic eggs benedict to seafood bennies like a Maryland Crab Bennie, or a Lobster Brie Bennie. The

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Below are the latest trends in the Clearwater Beach real estate market. For more more information, or specific questions, please give us a call at 727-755-0551. See all the latest Clearwater Beach Condos for sale.



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O'Maddy's Bar & Grill

O'Maddy's Bar & Grill in Gulfport FLO'Maddy's Bar & Grill is a hoppin spot on Shore Drive in Gulfport with great food and live entertainment. It is located at 5405 Shore Blvd S, St Petersburg, FL 33707 just across the street from the pier.

It's a lively place with live music and there is always a buzz of activity. It looks like a casual "beach restaurant" but it has a surprisingly varied menu. They have a large selection of appetizers, salads, sandwiches, and main courses. You can get a burger, pasta, steak, chicken or seafood.

They have some really interesting seafood dishes like:

Chef Wade's Crab Cake Dinner, which is two true Maryland style backfin lump and claw meat cakes, pan seared and served with hollandaise. Or Olivia's Crab Crusted Atlantic Salmon

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(Provided by Debbie Wallace of Debbie Wallace Designs)
The day has finally come. You are in your new home your boxes are all unpacked, you have everything organized and you have your furniture pieces in place that you decided to keep. Now for the fun part! It's time to execute your design plan. If you are in a position to hire a professional Interior Designer we can help you achieve your design dreams!! An added bonus is that we can often save you money by preventing costly mistakes. If it's just not in your budget to hire a professional, the following will help you wade through all of the decisions you will need to make.

Decorating Your Family RoomAlmost every Interior Designer will tell you to work from the bottom up, so the first thing you should address is your flooring. If

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Keegan's Seafood Grille

Written by Heloise Povey, Indian Rocks Beach / Indian Shores Real Estate Specialist.

Keegan's Seafood Grille in Indian Rocks Beach FlYou’ve decided to come to Indian Rocks Beach, Florida for a day, a week, a month...or a lifetime! Excellent decision #1. With easy access to miles of white sandy beaches and crystal waters of the Gulf of Mexico, Indian Rocks Beach is a wonderful community made up of charming beach cottages, single family homes, and beachfront/waterfront condos. So now you are have decided you want to go out to eat! Excellent decision #2. IRB as it is affectionately referred to by the locals (of which I am one), has an array of fantastic restaurants to suit every palate. There is a saying that if you are looking to eat at a great place…”go where the

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Indian Shores Coffee Company

Indian Shores Coffee CompanyIf you are looking for some fresh brewed organic coffee near the beach, this is the place! Indian Shores Coffee Shop is located at 19221 Gulf Blvd Indian Rocks Beach FL 33785 and is a must try! If coffee is not your thing, they also have some delicious food for breakfast and lunch.

When you walk into Indian Shores Coffee Shop it is a relaxed, laid back atmosphere with that wonderful coffee smell. I love the eclectic decor and the staff was super friendly. There are a few places to sit and relax on the inside, as well as a few tables on their outside screened patio. When I had the pleasure of going I enjoyed an Apple muffin, with a glass of orange juice and my father enjoyed a cup of coffee with their muffin special of

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