Downtown St Petersburg Florida Building Boom

The building boom in Downtown St Petersburg Florida continues. The new Galaxy Hotel is going up, plus the Florida Craftsman Museum, a place called Osprey and another called the Hermitage. I’m assuming the last two are either condos or apartments. The decision was finally made on our famous Pier, which sticks out into Tampa Bay… Continue reading Downtown St Petersburg Florida Building Boom

Tyrone Restaurant in St Petersburg,FL

Dropped in recently about lunchtime, nearly half full. The counter is directly in front of you as you walk in. A waitress-cashier was talking to a customer seated along the counter, but told me to sit anywhere. Picked one of the three tables to the left of the counter, she quickly comes over and asks… Continue reading Tyrone Restaurant in St Petersburg,FL

Williams Park in Downtown St Petersburg Florida

At times with people many of us avoid,  beautiful Williams Park gets a bad rap at times. It’s enjoyable to walk through it under the big hanging branches. There’s a fountain in the middle, near a monument commemorating those who perished in a world war. There is an underused stage along the north side, usually… Continue reading Williams Park in Downtown St Petersburg Florida