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Gulfport

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Gulfport is a city in Pinellas County, Florida, United States, bordering St. Petersburg and Boca Ciega Bay. The population of Gulfport was 12,029 at the 2010 census. Gulfport is part of the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metropolitan Statistical Area, the 19th largest MSA in the country.The town was originally named Disston City in 1884 when Hamilton Disston purchased land in the area. The United States Postal Service would not recognize the name as it conflicted with a town in Hillsborough County. Instead, it was named Bonifacio. In 1890, the town name was changed to Veteran City. In 1910, the name officially changed to Gulfport."Old Florida" is a phrase often evoked in describing Gulfport's waterfront district, with its mix of small-scale cottages and small independent shops, restaurants and other businesses, situated among mature oak trees and brick-paved streets.GeographyAccording to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.8sqmi, of which 2.8sqmi is land and 1.0sqmi (26.30%) is water.
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Landmark
Beach Boulevard
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Duration: 2 hours
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Farmers Market
Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market
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Duration: 1h 30 min
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Park
Clam Bayou Nature Park
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Beach
Gulport Municipal Beach
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Side trips from Gulfport

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Flea Market
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Brewery
Rapp Brewing Company Seminole
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Golf Course
Bardmoor Golf & Tennis Club Seminole
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Harvest Moon Charters Tierra Verde
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Hidden gems in Gulfport

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Pier / Boardwalk
Walter and Bert Williams Fishing Pier
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Duration: 1h 30 min
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Gulfport Dive Center
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Duration: 2 hours
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Lowe Tide Fishing Charters
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Spa
The Art of Massage
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Duration: 2 hours

Shopping in Gulfport

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Red Hot Tiki Spicy Gourmet Market
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Duration: 30 minutes
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Shopping Mall
The Village Courtyard
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Duration: 1h 30 min

Parks in Gulfport

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Wood Ibis Park
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Duration: 1h 30 min

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