Everyone knows Tampa (a truly marvelous city) for the famous places like Zoo Tampa at Lowry Park, Busch Gardens, and the Florida Aquarium. Tom Brady helped bring the Buccaneers a Super Bowl victory in 2021 and the entire city still has evidence of the love of their team in murals and flags and billboard form.
I fell in love upon arrival. The resort is laid back with an “Old Florida” charm. If you’re traveling to Crystal River to swim with the gregarious giant West Indian manatees, you’d be remiss if you planned your stay anywhere but the Plantation on Crystal River. The Plantation on Crystal River: A Full-Service Resort If