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This Video Will Change the Way You See Tampa

Ben Bradley and Right Hand Films used a quadcopter to capture a unique view of Downtown Tampa. The aerial footage will completely change the way you see our city. Footage includes shots of the Rivergate Tower (aka the Beer Can Building), Curtis Hixon Park, and Museum of Art at one of the best times to be in downtown. As the sun […]

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Another Platt Street Casualty: The Deck Is Closed

Can anything stay open on Platt Street in South Tampa? Between Urban Cantina, Monsta Lobsta, The Rack, and Stacked Burgers (not to mention the old SoHo Pizza), Platt Street between Armenia and the Crosstown is starting to look like a ghost town. And it just got a little worse. This is now what it looks like inside […]


5 Twitter Accounts That Get Tampa News Before the News

Twitter is my favorite social media account because it often breaks news before most traditional channels can create and post stories. While you probably follow celebrities and athletes – because their tweets are so outrageous they usually are the news – you can also follow local accounts for the same reason. Our local police and […]

Restaurant and Bar Reviews


Carmel Cafe & Wine Bar

WHERE: 3601 W. Swann Ave. WHAT: A modern movement for good food and good times. Carmel's menu of Mod Med (modern Mediterranean) is a perfect match of classic elements made in an innovated way (like chicpea fries and seafood gyros). And Carmel's … [Read More...]


Seasons 52

WHERE: 204 North Westshore Blvd. WHAT: One of the few franchises you’ll find featured on Dive In. You know that Tampa loves to support the local community so it might seem strange that we are promoting Seasons 52 – a restaurant group based out of … [Read More...]


The Hard Rock Café

Tampa has long had the luxury of the nearby Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, but only in early 2011 did the entire Rock experience come full circle. Now in addition to gambling and gaming, Tampa residents can enjoy entertainment and entrees offered by our … [Read More...]