The St Petersburg Marina, shown here in a 1960s postcard. I think these folks are preparing for a three-hour tour.
St. Petersburg, Florida: tourist haven or breeding ground for misfits? Answer: a little of both. This wannabe big-city burg carries a heavy reputation on its shoulders as a vacation paradise - yet, there's an undercurrent of oddness running through it. We'll capture images of the good, the not-so-good, and everything in between.