Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Tampa Ybor City

Ybor City - Tampa Florida

Tampa is home to the world famous Ybor City. Known as the home to the Latin Quater similar to the French Quarter in New Orleans. Tampa Ybor is filled with wonderful culture and great cuisines. Choose from Spanish, French, Italian, Greek and Cuban cuisine just by taking a stroll through the historic district of Ybor.

Ybor was founded in the 1880s by cigar manufacturers and was populated by thousands of immigrants, mainly from Spain, Cuba, and Italy. For the next 50 years, workers in Ybor City's cigar factories would roll millions of cigars annually. Even today there are several cigar shops in Ybor and also a Ybor City Museum.

If your a cigar connoisseur then you will enjoy the:

November 21, 2009

Centennial Park in

Ybor City

Ybor Chamber of Commerce

Ybor City Web Site

If you are looking for a listing of places to eat and drink in Ybor click on this link for a exhaustive list of places to visit in Ybor. Click Here

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