Get the "ROYAL" treatment from Kim Royals. Set at the southernmost point past St. Pete Beach at the tip of the barrier island, Pass-A-Grille is Florida's real hidden gem. First visited by European explorers in 1528, the cute townscape is great to explore by foot or bike. There's the free Gulf Beaches Historical Museum with a rich collection of interesting photographs and artifacts on history, as well as beachcombing miles of uninterrupted shores. The charming enclave full of old Florida vibe comes with clear blue-watered beaches lined with fun eateries. There's the Sea Critters Cafe with seafood specialties along with Paradise Grille for air burgers and cold beer, perfect after soaking up the sun. The renowned Fort DeSoto Park comes with its own beach and shaded spots to stroll, while to stay, the atmospheric studios at the Sabal Palms Inn offer Gulf of Mexico views..