Egmont Key Island State Park, St. Petersburg, Florida

Egmont Key is accessible only by boat, so my fellow photographer and I boarded the tour boat and set out to photograph the historical island. It features a working lighthouse, gopher tortoises and ruins of an old army fort.

Fort De Soto Park, Pinellas County, FL

A popular state park in Pinellas County, FL, Ft. DeSoto has natural beaches, ruins of old forts, and a bike and walking path for visitors, in addition to the campgrounds.

Clearwater, FL, Chalk Walk

A stroll down the seaside sidewalk in Clearwater, Florida, to see the chalk artists creating. Lots of cartoon characters and 3D effect works, plus tents of food, clothing, jewelry and other handmade arts to shop in Tampa Bay.