St. Petersburg/Clearwater

Hidden Histories inside Opal Resorts

Active, Arts & Culture, Bar Harbor, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Experiences, Florida Gulf Coast, Lake Placid, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Opal Moments, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater|

These Opal Hotels & Resorts host fascinating secret histories as contained in these particular artifacts and items – you just need to know where to look.

The Opals: The Best of Arts and Culture in Opal Destinations

Active, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Key West, Lake George, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, North Palm Beach, St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Treasure Island|

There’s the Grammys, the Oscars…and the Opals. In honor of awards season, here are seven top arts and culture picks in our destinations. And the envelope, please…

This or That: Florida’s East Coast vs. Gulf Coast

Clearwater Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Key West, Naples, North Palm Beach, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Treasure Island|

We give you the lay of the land of both the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and some highlights of each to define which is right for your next Florida beach vacation.

10 Top Events and Reasons to Visit Opal Destinations This Spring

Active, Arts & Culture, Clearwater Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Experiences, Family, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Lake George, Lake Placid, Naples, New York Adirondacks, North Palm Beach, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Treasure Island|

We dug deep into all Opal destinations from Florida, Maine, and New York to build this list of top spring events and seasonal vacation ideas.

Getting into Nature in St. Petersburg and Clearwater, FL

Active, Clearwater Beach, Experiences, Family, Florida Gulf Coast, St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Treasure Island|

Yes, you’ll hit the beach on your Florida gulf vacation. But the Clearwater Beach and St. Petersburg areas are also filled with some of Florida’s best parks.

The Girls’ Getaway Guide to Clearwater Beach

Active, Arts & Culture, Beach, Clearwater Beach, Experiences, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Opal Moments, St. Petersburg/Clearwater|

A girls’ getaway in Clearwater Beach balances beach time with deserted-island explorations, mural walking tours, and four-star cooking demos together.

Our Picks: 5 Top “Rooms with a View” within Opal

Bar Harbor, Beach, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Experiences, Florida Gulf Coast, Lake Placid, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Opal Moments, St. Petersburg/Clearwater|

Oceans, mountain, or beach – we’ve rounded up five top rooms from across the Opal Collection that’ll make you want to plot some vacation time right now.

Marina Hopping down Florida’s Gulf Coast

Active, Clearwater Beach, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Key West, Opal Moments, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater|

Three of Florida’s best marinas are attached to Opal resorts. We break down where to tie up and what to do once you’ve done so.

Unforgettable Date Night Ideas in Opal Destinations

Arts & Culture, Bar Harbor, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Key West, Lake Placid, Naples, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater|

Whether you’re vacationing as a couple or with family, the perfect vacation isn’t complete without the perfect date night. Here are some picks from Bar Harbor to Key West.

Save the Date: 2016 Holiday Boat Parades

Active, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Key West, Naples, North Palm Beach, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater|

Florida’s waterways light up like Rockefeller Center for the Sunshine State’s spin on the classic holiday boat parade.