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Key West is the southernmost town in the United States and closer to Havana than Miami. Key West is a historical, exciting fun place to visit and popular to spend a vacation, wedding, honeymoon, anniversary or get-away. Having a subtropical climate with temperatures in the 70’s and 80’s and sunshine year round and the most spectacular sunsets at days end.
Key West has so many fun things to do and see. It is best not to drive a car in Key West because of the difficulty in parking, it is best to walk or you can rent a bike or scooter or you can take the Old Town Trolley or the Conch Tour Train. Key West is relatively small in area.
There are many recreational activities for your enjoyment, fishing, diving, snorkeling, boating, kayaking, para-sailing, One can go swimming with the dolphins or explore the reefs with schools of colored tropical fish and colored coral in a glass bottom boat. There are hundreds of species of tropical colorful fish and numerous different kinds of brightly colored coral.
The fishing in the Keys is world renowned and a place of many tournaments
One has several choices of the kind of fishing one enjoys, reef fishing, back country, on the flats and fly fishing. One can rent a boat or charter a boat with a professional captain and crew.
Diving and Snorkeling are such fun sports. There are many dive sites with schools of tropical fish and coral. Wreck diving is very popular where one can see wrecks dating back to the 1600’s.
Key West has many wonderful places to stay and ones to suit your budget. Resorts, hotels, motels condo, B&B’s, private homes, RV & Campgrounds and there are many people to help you find just the right place to stay.
There are many restaurants in Key West to satisfy your appetite and offering every kind of menu from lobsters, conch, fresh grouper and mouth watering chowders and soups, all kind of ethnic foods and delicious pizzas.
On a visit to Key West one can take some very interesting tours among them the Hemingway House, The Key West Lighthouse Museum, Mel Fisher Maritime Museum and the Audubon House and many more tours.
After a busy day head down to Mallory Street, about an hour before sunset for the daily gathering of locals and visitors to celebrate with shows by local artists a craft fair and toasting. Then to watch the most spectacular colorful sunset for which Key West is known worldwide. The perfect ending to a perfect day. Come visit Key West and have lots of fun.