The New York Times Lists St. Pete in World’s Top 52 Best Places to Visit in 2014

St. Pete/Clearwater, FL (January 14, 2014) - Affirming the area's growing reputation as a top international destination, The New York Times listed St. Petersburg in its ranking of Top 52 Best Places to Visit in 2014 - in the company of the world's most "vibrant cities and spectacular coastlines, unexpected spots and new attractions."

The global round-up, which appeared in both the national and global travel editions of The New York Times, showcased St. Petersburg as an example of urban reinvention, noting its "redeveloped waterfront, a stunning Dali Museum, and sophisticated restaurants in place" and historic Central Avenue's "downtown energy," powered by a renaissance of the craft beer scene and funky new dining and accommodations options.