What to Do in Key West

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Only One Day in Paradise?

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For those fortunate enough to find themselves being deposited by their cruise ship in Key West for the day, here’s an itinerary of things not-to-be-missed. By the same token, if you’re touring the Florida Keys and only have a day to spare, this…

Hog's Breath Saloon

I’ve spent so much of my hard-earned cash at the Hog’s Breath Saloon, they should send me a monthly royalties check or, at…

Snorkeling the Western Dry Rocks

If you make a visit to Key West without snorkeling, you’re a complete moron. It’s one of the best places on earth to…

Snuba and Other Adventures

Key West, Florida is famous for its sunsets, pub crawls and devil-may-care attitude but it should be equally famous for its…

How to Key West

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Ecotourism? Prove it!

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I try to live my life with a “live and let live” attitude but there’s something that really frosts my bumper and I can’t let it go unaddressed. The purposely misleading way in which some people toss around the term “ecotourism” is appalling.…

The Glorious Conch

Allow me to introduce you to another one of my pet peeves. It just makes me wanna dig my eardrums out with a melon baller…
Iguanas in Key West and Southern Florida

Iguanas in Key West and Southern Florida

Dinosaurs didn’t make the cut and man did. Will someone please explain that to the iguanas that are procreating like mad all…

Sea Turtle Nesting Season

In the Florida Keys, sea turtles begin coming ashore to nest in April. Nesting sea turtles include the loggerhead, which are…

Key Wested: Key West History

The White House for White Hair

Harry Truman
Without a doubt, being President of the United States takes its toll on a body. Compare…

Key Lime Pie; A Surprisingly Rich History

Chicago is known for deep dish and hot dogs, Philadelphia for its cheese steak. Just like…

The Great Fire of 1886

Entrenched in revolution with Cuba in the late 1880’s, the Spanish Empire was well aware…

Historic Seaport at The Key West Bight

Historic Seaport at The Key West Bight
Key West has been a destination for those seeking rest and rejuvenation for hundreds of…