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    Statue man from our first visit
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  • 1. Essential KW

    One of the most interesting ways to see Key West is from above. You can climb the lighthouse (photo 2) or to the top of another tall building such as the parking garage downtown (photo 3), or East...

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  • 2. Mallory &/or Sunset

    All the time we lived in Key West, we never went to Mallory Square of the sunset. But now it is a big thing and something that is unique to Key West. We have now been three times. The first time...

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  • 3. Architecture

    Audubon House on 205 Whitehead St. was built by Capt. John Geiger in 1844. He was a wrecker. There is an admission fee of $10 for adults now. 305-294-2116 877-281-2473 The house was not actually...

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  • 4. Southernmost

    Apparently there is a house more southern than the southernmost house in the continental United States. This is the southernmost southernmost house, located on South St. just a few steps from the...

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  • 5. Seven Mile Bridge

    During your drive to Key West on the Overseas Highway (U.S. Highway 1), you will cross the famous Seven Mile Bridge after passing through Marathon. You will get a very nice, unobstructed view of the...

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  • 6. Odd & quirky

    Hemingway once had a six-toed cat. Nowadays there are a lot of six-toed cats in Key West. All descendants of Hemingway's. They are a local popular curiosity and everybody is fond of them. The cat on...

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  • 7. The Bars

    If you are up for it and have a partner or two to watch out for you, the "Duval Crawl" is something to talk about more than it is to do. There are dozens of bars, pubs and saloons the length and...

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  • 8. Drive To

    The ride from Miami to Key West might take you around 4 hours, from which 3 hours are crossing the florida keys with amazing blue water below the bridge you are riding. A trip to do with day light if...

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  • 9. Beach

    Named in honor of Emma, by City Key West in 1987, for her tireless efforts and dedication to renourshment and preservation of Key West Beaches. She was instrumental in saving South Beach & Smathers...

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  • 10. Cruise/Sail

    I had been so reluctant to travel to Key West, because of the high gas prices and I have never been a fan of traffic! Well a friend recommended that I take the Key West Express departing from Ft....

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  • 11. Duval Street

    We make the trek from Chicago every December/January. The weather is usually great in December but can get a little cooler at times in January. No humidity and the nights are great for walks for bike...

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  • 12. Snorkel or SCUBA

    You definitely have to do this; we had a blast. Only got lost once. Fun stories from that experience. Plus, swimming 300 ft to get to a reef when you can't see anything around you is an experience in...

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  • 13. Misc tips

    When we rented a house in Key West, it didn't have any kind of a garage. We had two antique cars which Bob wanted to protect from the weather and salt in the air and in the water, especially the one...

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  • 14. Food & Drink

    Key Lime anything - you can get it here. Key Lime pie on a stick (covered with chocolate), regular key lime pie, key lime ice cream and sorbet, key lime coffee and tea, key lime spices and marinades,...

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  • 15. Sea Critters

    We saw a huge stingray? jump out of the water twice very nearby, as if it were a dolphin. It was so beautiful, and mixing that in with the perfect, beautiful scenery, my big margarita and my company...

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  • 16. Other Keys

    This picture was taken during our first trip to the Florida Keys back in 1997! This was at the Bahia Honda State Park, which you will drive by right after you cross the Seven Mile Bridge heading...

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  • 17. Local Media

    This is the morning swap meet on the Key West FM radio (104 FM - Route One Radio) . First you get the morning news - each morning a different segment. Monday is usually the Coast Guard (all the drug...

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  • 18. DryTortugas

    Bring a hammock, find two trees, and loll away the afternoon. My friend David (far left, beside Dallas and Miranda) worked as a Grounds Keeper on Garden Key.(He has a lot of unpleasant...

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  • 19. Information

    There are a few of these around. They can even get you a place to stay on the spot. If you have questions, stop by and save your self a lot of time. Time is precious in Key West. Hours feel like...

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  • 20. Why rent a room when you can rent a home?

    Google: "Key West Vacation Home Rentals", You'll be led to a # of sites that offer weekly or daily house rentals, from small-but-nice conch cottages to condos...

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  • 21. Island House

    Island House is the best gay resort in the world according to Out Traveler and they are right. From the time I called to make the reservation right through...

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  • 22. Key West Info

    My husband and I venture down to Key West just about once a year. We love to travel, and with so many places in the world to see, we just feel the need to kick...

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  • 23. Key West Artists

    When we lived in Key West, there was a considerable artist's colony. I had done a little bit of painting in college, but it was totally primative. One of my...

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  • 24. The people you meet

    When My boyfriend (Paul) and I went to Key West., we became very sensitive to the vibrations we got from the place. For two days we felt strange where we were,...

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  • 25. Recoup? Regroup? Retire?

    There is something so soothing to the soul to be by the water.Key West is a good place for many to recouperate or regroup after a trying time. Many desire to...

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