Tampa Bay's Ybor City
By Pam Joffe
Ybor City was founded by Vicente Martinez-Ybor as a cigar-manufacturing center, Ybor City today is one of only two National Historic Landmark Districts in Florida. Red brick buildings, wrought iron balconies and narrow brick streets give it an old-world charm that is a refreshing change of pace from the beach and the mall. Ybor Heights is an affordable area in Ybor City is also close to city events such as Gasparilla. Residents love being nestled in the heart of Tampa, and only minutes from everywhere you want to be! It is conveniently located near two major airports, prestigious malls, the finest restaurants, beautiful beaches, MacDill Airforce Base, downtown Tampa, Ybor, Channelside, residents have the best of Tampa right outside of their doorstep. The Quarters at Ybor are a luxur...