Inside Key West Seafood

The Florida Keys are surrounded by one of the richest marine environments in the continental US, with the majority of local waters carefully managed and protected by nature reserves like the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. It is therefore no surprise that the sea around Key West produces a world-famous bounty of delicious seafood items. […]

Inside Hemingway Days

Key West is a hot, humid place in the summer, and it is hard to imagine what it was like to live here in the days before widespread air conditioning. For example, during the 1930’s, when American literary great and all-around man’s man Ernest Hemingway called the island and its ocean environs home. Obviously, Hemingway, […]

Inside Key West Gay Bars

A remote seaport town that has long attracted voyagers, wanderers, immigrants, and adventurers of many different stripes, Key West has historically been known for its multicultural flair and broad tolerance for diversity. This is part of the reason why the island has been a magnet for members of the LGBTA community for several decades. Acceptance […]

Inside Classic Key West

A major part of Key West’s charm is the colorful mix of quaint and historical buildings on the island. In fact, Old Town Key West and the surrounding environs contain over 3,000 structures that are on the National Historical Registery. These buildings reflect both the incredible carpentry skills of sea-faring ship wrights turned homebuilders and […]

Parasailing in Key West

Parasailing in Key West is among the very favorite activities for those visiting Key West. It’s safe and very popular and one of the fastest growing sports in the country, and you can join in the fun. People unfamiliar with parasailing assume it’s scary but actually, it’s quite the opposite. Parasailing is very serene and […]