What to Do in Key West

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B & B: Boat and Breakfast

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Most of us are familiar with the relaxed and pampered feeling of staying in a historic bed and breakfast. Ornate crown molding, homey antiques, four poster beds decked in high quality linens and a freshly prepared gourmet breakfast are among the…
Red Barm Theatre

Red Barn Theatre

There are two kinds of people in this world; those who love going to the theater and those who’d rather get a root canal. I…

Scuba Diving Key West

The excitement and diversity of Key West extends past Duval Street and beyond its sandy beaches. You’ll find great beauty…

Key West’s Haunted Cemetery

The Key West Cemetery is on the old town side of the island, not far off Truman Avenue. As you round the bend on Windsor…

How to Key West

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Nancy Forrester’s Secret Garden

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Lots of people claim to be environmentalists and conservationists but Key West is home to a woman for whom actions speak louder than words. Nancy Forrester is her name and, on this island, it’s synonymous with “secret garden”. Nancy Forrester’s…

Culture or Cruise Ships: The Future of Key West

One of the biggest controversies to embroil Key West seems to be gaining momentum. The question is, how will it end? Cruise…

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…
Conch Republic

The Conch Republic (that's “konk”)

If you’ve spent any time in Key West or have done any reading to prepare for a future visit, you’ve no doubt heard of conch.…

Key Wested: Key West History

Key West Lighthouse(s)

The first lighthouse in Key West was built, obviously, to aid ships navigating dangerous…

Mel Fisher, Treasure Hunter

During the 1600’s, many treasure-laden Spanish ships made their voyages through the…

The Secret Past of Key West’s Audubon House

The property located at 205 Whitehead Street in Key West is now known as The Audubon…

The Heritage House

The property located at 410 Caroline Street has a colorful past and remarkable history.…