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Ybor City, Tampa

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A former industrial city of factories where immigrant workers rolled millions of cigars per year, Ybor City embraces its heritage. Take a guided tour to learn about the town's history, culture, and architecture, or to hear legends about ghosts, mafia, and mysterious secret alleyways. You can go shopping and tour museums and galleries, or study the architectural features of the area. Choose among many classic, international, and eclectic venues for nightlife. The visitor center, at the heart of the city, has maps, information, and local news. Use our Tampa online travel route builder to visit Ybor City on your trip to Tampa, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Let's say that if you are in Tampa and not have program worth a ride for a few drinks. That's all.
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  • This Down is very nice and has many great bars and restaurants for a nice date night. I’d plan in advance and make reservations for any of the restaurants. Can get expensive but fun  more »
  • I walked with work colleagues along the main bar and restaurant strip in Ybor City. Very vibrant people. Great place to people watch. Grab dinner. Get drinks. We picked up a bunch of excellent hand ro...  more »

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