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Key West Tall Ship and Crawl
"Experience this salty adventure by land and sea. On the piratical tall ship you can help raise the red sails or relax and watch the unfurling of the awesome Crimson sheets as you take in the sights of the Historic Seaport Sunset Key Christmas Tree Island and seize a view of Fort Zachary Taylor State Park from the safe harbor of the Gulf of Mexico. This will not be your average sail nor your average crawl. This tour is a great afternoon of food tasting drinking and sailing presented with a hint of Piracy. The Caribbean flavors will be showcased with a good variety of surf and turf tastings to fill you up and of course some stellar choices of drink will be included. Join us for an unforgettable afternoo""
From $116.00
Key West Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour
"Explore Key West while hopping on and off at any of our designated trolley sightseeing stops. Visit over 50 points of interest with this all day pass as our expert guides provide live narration and entertainment with stories only locals could tell! LaConcha Hotel (Margaritaville Oldest House Museum) Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center (Fort Zachary Taylor State Park U.S.S Mohawk) Higgs Beach (White Street Fishing Pier West Martello Tower) Southernmost Point (Southernmost House Mansion Upper Duval Street Shopping) Ernest Hemingway House Museum (Lighthouse Museum Bahama Village) Key West Bight (Schooner Wharf
From $20.00
Key West Day Trip from Miami with a FREE South Beach Bike Rental
"Depart Miami early in the morning in a comfortable air-conditioned motor coach and enjoy the scenery of the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico. Cross the 7-Mile Bridge and once in Key West experience a Caribbean atmosphere complete with street artists outdoor cafes and restaurants. Spend the day leisurely exploring Key West  and soaking up the quaint laid-back atmosphere. You may visit Ernest Hemingway’s House the southern most point of the continental U.S. (the famous “90 miles to Cuba” Monument)
From $69.00

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Driving through the Keys - The Overseas Highway

The Overseas Highway stretches 127.5 miles from the Florida mainland near Florida City to what seems like the end of the earth -- Key West. Along the way you pass some famous towns like Key Largo and...
Jun 20, 2010

Seven Mile Bridge

Seven Mile Bridge connects connecting Knight's Key to Little Duck Key on US Highway 1. The original bridge was constructed by Henry Flagler from 1909-1912 as part of the Florida East Coast Railway....
Jun 20, 2010

US-1 + Convertible = Experience of a Lifetime!

It has been a fantasy of mine from a young age to drive a convertible across the overseas highway to Key West. In April of 2009 I was able to live this fantasy. I recently purchased a new BMW 3 Series...
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Oct 24, 2009

Fill up on gas elsewhere

If you are driving I recomend filling up on gas before you leave the mainland. Florida gas prices are some of the most expensive in the south east and it can be really hard to find a bargain in this...
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Nov 30, 2008

Enjoy the drive to Key West

The drive from Miami should not be missed. It is BEAUTIFUL. There are also planes and boats that take you to Key West but driving is definitely my favorite and the best way to slowly integrate the Key...
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Oct 19, 2005

Mile Markers

Reference points are not the little towns that dot the Florida Keys, but instead the mile markers which line the highway. Without them, finding the proper places to stop would be virtually impossible....
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Jun 15, 2005

The overseas highway

I began my trip to Key West in Ft.Lauderdale where I was staying with family. I took the Florida Turnpike, which was a very smooth ride because we around 11:00 in the morning. Bring plenty of change...
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Mar 10, 2004

Fly into Miami and Drive Down the Keys!!

One of the highlights to a trip to Key West is the drive down from Miami. Driving through the keys is quite an experience, at times there is nothing but blue water on either side of you for miles....
Nov 25, 2003

Overseas Highway

One of the most charming qualities of Key West (and the Keys in general) is the road that leads to them. Riding US Highway 1 from Miami to Key West on a sunny day is a memorable experience… especially...
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Jan 15, 2003

Take Route 1 all the way till...

Take Route 1 all the way till it ends in Key West. All the way of course are the many Florida Keys you drive on. Route 1 is a beautiful drive through the water. As you are on the bridge, you notice...
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Sep 07, 2002

The best way to get to Key...

The best way to get to Key West is by car.If you prefer to drive to Old Town and park, another option is park your car at the city's Park 'n'Ride garage on Caroline and Grinnell Streets and take the...
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Sep 03, 2002

The best way (and I've done it...

The best way (and I've done it numerous times) is to rent a convertible in either Ft. Lauderdale or Miami (hang out here for a couple days) then head down route 1 through ALL the keys and make stops...
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Aug 26, 2002
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Things to Do Near Key West

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Duval Street

I mentioned before that the cemetery in Key West was not without reminding me of the ones I visited in New Orleans, and something else that reminded me of the Big Easy was the atmosphere on Key West's...
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West Martello Tower

When we lived in Key West there in the late 60s, they hosted a flower show in the winter. If you go at the time of the flower show they have some amazing flowers that you can see in addition to the...
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St. Mary's Star of the Sea Catholic Church

Saint Mary Star of the Sea was established in 1851, making it the oldest Catholic parish in Key West and the fifth oldest in the state. The present church was completed in 1905 (the first church was...
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On Feb. 15, 1898, the USS Maine blew up in Havana Harbor killing 250 American sailors, a maritime disaster that led to the U.S. declaring war on Spain. This large plot honors Spanish-American War...
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Butterfly Conservatory

Before we cruised to Key West, I had done a lot of research about what to see. I fell in love online with the Key West Butterfly Conservatory. It was our first stop in Key West (CityView Trolley...
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Southernmost Point

It's free and easy to find .. and a must do if your there. . We have only been there twice and don't know that we will return but it was a lot of fun. a party place year round. After that you have to...
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