Tag: Jet Ski Rentals in Madeira Beach

What to do on New Year’s Eve in St. Petersburg

Planning a visit to St. Petersburg, Florida, for New Year’s Eve? Get ready to enjoy great weather, delicious seafood, beautiful beaches and more. While you’re in St. Petersburg, ring in 2019 at one of these fun events: Toast by the Coast This fancy soiree at the TradeWinds Island Resorts will feature an open bar, a… Read more »

Animals You Probably Didn’t Realize Existed in the Gulf of Mexico

The Gulf of Mexico is home to a rich variety of wildlife—more than 15,420 species, to be exact. The biodiversity here is truly amazing. Here are some animals you probably didn’t realize existed in the Gulf of Mexico: Killer whales (orcas) Shamu has quite a few cousins in the Gulf of Mexico. About 500 orcas… Read more »

Don’t Miss the 2018 John’s Pass Seafood Festival

If you love the beach, chances are you can’t get enough seafood. Seafood-loving visitors to Madeira Beach this October are in luck. The annual John’s Pass Seafood Festival will be taking place from Thursday, October 25 to Sunday, October 28 this year. The John’s Pass Seafood Festival is one of the largest seafood festivals in… Read more »

What Exactly is Red Tide?

If you live near or are planning a visit to the ocean, you may have heard the term “red tide,” but chances are you’re not 100% sure what it means. So, what exactly is red tide? Simply put, red tide is a commonly used term for a harmful algae bloom, or HAB. Algae are simple… Read more »

Facts About Dolphins’ Social Structure

When you rent a jet ski from Woody’s Watersports, you’re likely to see a few dolphins. If you’re like us, you’re probably curious about them. Here are a few fun facts about dolphins’ social structure: Dolphins are highly sociable mammals. They live in groups called pods, which are composed of two to 40 dolphins. In… Read more »

Here’s How Jet Skis Work

There’s nothing more fun on a hot summer day than hitting the water on a jet ski. But how do jet skis work? The basic principle is pretty cool: jet skis move through water in a similar way to how rockets move through space. Rockets use high-pressure gas to generate thrust, whereas jet skis and… Read more »

How to Prepare for a Florida Vacation

There’s no doubt about it—Florida is an ideal vacation destination. Beautiful beaches, stunning sunsets, great food and an abundance of activities for the whole family should be enough for you to book your ticket right away! Here’s how to prepare for your next Florida vacation: Try to unplug Don’t take work stress with you on… Read more »

Importance of Life Jackets

Whenever you find yourself out on the water, either for a leisurely boat ride or a fun jet ski adventure, then you need to use a life jacket. However, some people are not sold on the benefits of life jackets. If you are still skeptical, then let’s look at the many reasons life jackets are… Read more »

Why You Should Splurge on Experiences, Not Things While on Vacation

Vacation is a time to relax, get away from it all and make new memories. The best way to do that? Have new, unforgettable experiences. We think it’s worth the money! Here’s why you should spend money on experiences while on vacation: Memories last forever No matter how many souvenirs you buy, they lose their… Read more »

Tips for Staying Hydrated in Florida This Summer

There’s no doubt about it – it gets hot out there in Florida! While we love our warm weather, staying hydrated can be a challenge sometimes. Dehydration can lead to a variety of ailments, ranging from headaches to life-threatening conditions, so it’s important to avoid it! Here are some tips for staying hydrated this summer… Read more »