From the beaches to the mountains, Tampa residents take to all corners of the country to escape the sweltering city. Here are some of our readers and Instagram followers’ favorite cool-down locales.
01. MARQUETTE, MI
02 . THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA
03. ANNA MARIA ISLAND, FL
“The water is stunning, and it has small town, chill vibes,” says @nabcar6
04. ASPEN, CO
05. MARCO ISLAND, FL
06. SANIBEL ISLAND, FL
07. BOCA GRANDE, FL
“The Pink Elephant [at the Gasparilla Inn & Club] for a good cocktail,” says @southtampagatsby
08. SOUTH HAMPTON, NY
“This is the first year we didn’t go,” says @elena_vaz_.
09. SAN DIEGO, CA
10. FLORENCE, OREGON
“Currently enjoying the ‘other coast,” says @darlynd.