Ybor City’s brick streets and wrought iron balconies reflect the Cuban, Italian and Spanish influences of its past as a hub of the cigar industry. In the center of Ybor, you’ll find delightful restaurants, bars, and retail. Catch a top-notch comic at Tampa Improv. The Tampa Baseball Museum celebrates Tampa’s role in baseball history while Ybor City Museum State Park looks at the district’s heritage and how it earned its reputation as the Cigar Capital of the World. When you’re strolling these historic streets, sipping a café con leche at a sidewalk café, or staying late for the night life, every step is a connection to the past.