Clearwater is a city in Florida`s Tampa Bay known for sunny weather and gulf coast beaches. Clearwater, just west of Tampa, is part of the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metropolitan area. In Clearwater, you can enjoy sunsets at Pier 60, a nightly festival featuring music, crafts and street performers. The city also hosts the annual Clearwater Jazz Holiday. Pack your swimsuit, sunglasses, and flip-flops, because a trip to Clearwater is all about the fun and sun. Come for the beaches, but stay for the shopping, dining, and live entertainment Clearwater`s revitalized downtown area has to offer.