When going into this shop, ask for the price before you check out. This store attempted to charge me $96 for 3 t-shirts and a shot glass. When we refused to pay, the store employee threatened to call... more
The tourist section of the island is overpriced and overrated in my opinion as most of the shops there all sell the same t-shirts with inane logos about partying and drinking and you will be driven... more
Well, i mean if you go you might as well see this. It is a pretty house, but its just that, a house!
The guide person did say that it is the only house on the island with a basement due to Key West... more
Its hotttt! Your tired! You want to walk but ... Oh hey, theres a guy pulling a cart and he can give you a ride !
Dont do it! The pedi cab drivers are a DOLLAR 60 A MINUTE, AND THEY PEDDEL S L O... more
I would only use Duval street as a transportation route, but I would not eat at any of the restaraunts there (overpriced and the food is not so good) and too many tacky t-shirt shops. I didnt really... more
When we lived in Key West the Truman White House was on the Naval Base. I thought it might be nice to see it now that it is open to the public. So we walked over from the Shipwreck Museum (there's no... more
I really don't like this "tourist trap" section...because it all depends on the person. For example, I see a lot of people writing that the tee shirt shops are tourist traps. True, they are not... more
You will see these colorful open air trains snaking their way along Duval Street and contributing to the congestion on the narrow roads. On board, tourists in bright floral print sit and watch the... more
the typical shops on down town duval are nice to browse but most items are very over priced. One time i saw a watch that was priced for $1,295 and actually know for a fact that in other palces on the... more
Margaritaville is the biggest tourist trap. Everyone seems to associate Key West with Margaritaville. Unless Jimmy Buffet himself will be playing at the bar, which can happen, it’s not worth the money... more
One of the REAL Conchs is Mario Sanchez. In his 40s he started doing pictures of Key West as it was in his childhood. He carves the pictures and then paints them. He has signed some of the pictures......
pictured is the monroe county courthouse built in 1890. key west is the county seat of monroe county florida. key west was originally inhabited by the calusa native american tribe. the first european...
Key West is proud of its status as THE southernmost point in the continental United States. When you reach this point at the southwest corner of Key West, you are only 90 miles away from Cuba.
Key West is a beautiful place. I have never met so many people who have gone someplace for vacation, and never left! I would like to go back and explore the Upper Keys in depth. We saw a lot of things...