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Inside Background
Key West has more to offer than people expect. Everything from fishing, to...
Last edited: 26 July 2006
One of the things I like about Key West is its ability to appeal to diverse...
Last edited: 18 March 2010
The Monroe County Tourist Development Council maintains the Official Tourism...
Last edited: 07 July 2008
Key West offers wam and sunny weather throughout the year.  Summer visitors can...
Last edited: 11 March 2013
The Keys were a remote place until Henry Flagler built a railroad to Key West...
Last edited: 27 March 2006
Key West is an island by definition, so you might think there'd be beaches with...
Last edited: 09 November 2013
     One of the best times of the day in Key West is the morning, and one of...
Last edited: 11 June 2016
      If you're visiting Key West on a budget, you can save quite a bit of...
Last edited: 10 November 2013
Some people believe that it is preferable to travel to Key West by air.  It is...
Last edited: 02 September 2014
Depending on which dock your cruise ship comes into... There are three: The...
Last edited: 25 March 2016
If you've read the Key West forum you might have detected a difference of...
Last edited: 26 April 2011
Cannot guarantee 100% accuracy, but it should be pretty darn close....  2 Cents...
Last edited: 03 August 2016
If you know of changes or inaccuracies please make edits to this page. That's...
Last edited: 09 May 2016
Kayak or Paddle Board? What to choose for your water experience? For enjoyable...
Last edited: 09 December 2013
 This is a yearly concern for so many, this insider page was created to capture...
Last edited: 08 September 2008
While this list is hardly comprehensive, it should be a great start for you to...
Last edited: 06 June 2014
From the moment your plane lands or you pass Mile Marker zero, you become part...
Last edited: 27 March 2006
The first thing you should know is that Key West proper is divided into two...
Last edited: 03 August 2008
     Key West is a small island approximately 3 1/2 miles East to West by 1 1/2...
Last edited: 01 July 2015
Books/Authors:  Carl Hiassen - just about anything from this South Florida...
Last edited: 08 August 2012
Rental cars are available at the Key West International Airport.  Several...
Last edited: 06 May 2014
    The 3rd largest living coral reef in the world is located just off the...
Last edited: 08 October 2015
There are a vast array of activities available to those visiting this paradise...
Last edited: 11 May 2016
Everything you've read about Key West being laid-back and relaxed is absolutely...
Last edited: 18 May 2011
{For those coming from Tampa Bay there is a charter airline called SeaCoast...
Last edited: 11 January 2016
This is intended to describe the many types of watersports that are available...
Last edited: 08 November 2013
Inside Transportation
By Boat: One thing to consider is a trip from Fort Myers Beach aboard the Key...
Last edited: 24 June 2016
Once you and your luggage have arrived at your hotel via taxi from the airport...
Last edited: 11 May 2016
First - the pros and cons of the drive to Key West. Pros: Experience one of...
Last edited: 08 July 2016
Renting motor scooters in Key West can be dangerous. Having said that....you'll...
Last edited: 25 April 2007
Inside Things to Do
Key West's most anticipated event is the yearly festival c... Fantasy Fest...
Last edited: 17 February 2013
Kids will enjoy climbing to the top of the historic  Key West Lighthouse, 88...
Last edited: 26 August 2013
Take a day trip to the Dry Tortugas National Park.  There is more information...
Last edited: 01 September 2015
SOUTHERNMOST POINT - Whitehead and South Street Key West ,  FL  33040 Only 90...
Last edited: 11 November 2012
Kayaking in the Florida Keys can be a very relaxing adventure. The shallow...
Last edited: 01 September 2015
Beauty Salons
Last edited: 12 February 2015
Best of the bars scavenger hunt is a well-liked, three hour hunt around the...
Last edited: 25 April 2010
Although most bike places rent the conch cruiser with pedal brakes, Tropicar on...
Last edited: 20 May 2008
Camping in the Dry Tortugas Camping on Garden Key, in the Dry Tortugas can be...
Last edited: 01 September 2015
A Guide to Choosing the Type of Chater for Fishing in Key West   If there’s one...
Last edited: 20 October 2015
Many people feel strongly about seeing dolphins in natural settings rather than...
Last edited: 23 December 2009
While driving down US-1 or staying in Key West, the best way to keep informed...
Last edited: 06 February 2011
Key  West is known for excellent fishing.  You can fish inshore, offshore, or...
Last edited: 17 July 2014
 Ever wonder why Key West is famous for its fishing. It was Ernest “Papa...
Last edited: 06 February 2011
Is Key West expensive? What can you buy to bring back for friends at home? For...
Last edited: 07 February 2010
Where else are Ernest Hemingway and Jimmy Buffett equally revered? Key West is...
Last edited: 06 February 2011
Florida is the Fishing Capitol of the World and the Florida Keys and Key West...
Last edited: 20 November 2014
The Southernmost Beach Cafe is a good place to sit and have a Sunset Ale and...
Last edited: 07 September 2008
It's easy to find a bar in Key West. On Duval Street alone you could start at...
Last edited: 19 January 2009
Key West is a small island surrounded by the third largest coral reef in the...
Last edited: 23 September 2014
The Hemingway House is a wonderful house museum that brings you back to life in...
Last edited: 10 September 2009
The Florida Keys Council of the Arts maintains a website giving an overview of...
Last edited: 21 June 2006
Only by kayak can you glide over crystal clear water inches deep and escape to...
Last edited: 09 February 2011
This rustic but welcoming establishment is not above being called "just another...
Last edited: 30 April 2008
Captain's Corner runs two daily trips for reef diving and offers "resort" and...
Last edited: 20 April 2009
Choose from a whole or half day charter with one of the most experienced...
Last edited: 13 March 2014
Dolphin Watch is within walking or biking distance from just about anywhere in...
Last edited: 31 March 2009
Found Dream Chaser on Trip Advisor......Have to say that it was a 6 Star...
Last edited: 06 December 2010
If you're looking for a private charter with a top notch captain, Far Out...
Last edited: 24 June 2014
Fort Zachary Taylor Beach is the best beach in Key West. (If you are looking...
Last edited: 20 June 2006
Fury Water Adventures is located in the magnificent island paradise of Key...
Last edited: 04 August 2013
When you visit the Harry S Truman Little White House, walk through the Truman...
Last edited: 19 September 2009
The Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory  is a unique experience.  In the...
Last edited: 11 October 2009
Key West Cemetery is extremely interesting.  When you enter the cemetary at the...
Last edited: 12 May 2012
This is the only Shark Tour in the continental United States. Captain...
Last edited: 27 July 2012
Key West Walking Tours hosts several restaurant and pubcrawls around town...
Last edited: 06 January 2010
Sebago Tours almost Perfect. We just got back from a five day stay in Key West...
Last edited: 10 December 2009
 Boarding time is 7:30 right outside Turtle Kraals Restaurant, so one could...
Last edited: 28 December 2011
Inside Dining Scene
TOP THREE FAVORIT... each price range as voted on by posters in Key West Forum...
Last edited: 29 August 2009
Bottle Cap Cafe - Description from the menu.  Its even better than it sounds...
Last edited: 25 April 2010
Here is an overview and some advice after 35 days in KW.  Drink and people...
Last edited: 04 March 2012
Don't want to sit in a restaurant? Pick up a roll up sandwich from Lobo's...
Last edited: 18 February 2008
Duval Street and Mallory Square are two of the most famous geographic landmarks...
Last edited: 17 December 2007
Fogarty's - Good place to go for inexpensive food. Interesting selection of...
Last edited: 10 December 2012
Pisces is a small cozy restaurant located in about the center of the Island...
Last edited: 03 May 2006
 Rooftop Cafe is considered to be one of the better restaurants, by...
Last edited: 04 September 2008
Salsa Loca has moved to a new location with outdoor and indoor seating.  Salsa...
Last edited: 01 September 2009
Santiago's Bodega frequently receives kudos in the the Key West Forums in...
Last edited: 05 November 2007
From 9pm to 1am Frank Everhart offers a magic show at Schooner Wharf Bar. Frank...
Last edited: 13 December 2010
The Restaurant at La Te Da as well as the rest of the property is a Key West...
Last edited: 12 October 2009
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: 27 March 2016
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: 17 July 2016
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: 15 September 2016
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?   100°F...
Last edited: 21 December 2015
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: 12 April 2014
While tipping is not mandatory in most of the United States, it is customary in...
Last edited: 26 June 2016
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: 21 September 2014
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: 28 February 2015
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: 02 October 2010
I have in the past, hired from Alamo, but having never needed to amend...
Last edited: 12 September 2016
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: 17 December 2015
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: 25 September 2013
A popular holiday destination for international travellers is the United States...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: 04 May 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: 30 August 2014
How to Save Money while travelling - Transportation A major expenditure when...
Last edited: 20 October 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
Last edited: 19 September 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: 17 September 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: 08 April 2013
A common question seen on many of the Tripadvisor forums is something along the...
Last edited: 26 October 2014
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: 29 April 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: 24 August 2016
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: 05 November 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: 19 June 2016
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: 18 September 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: 09 September 2014
Travellers often schedule multiple cities during their holidays. When doing...
Last edited: 11 November 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: 10 December 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: 02 June 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: 09 September 2016
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: 28 October 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: 11 January 2014
It is always exciting to travel USA. But before you start travelling, you...
Last edited: 20 October 2015
If you are a citizen of a foreign country, and not a resident or citizen of the...
Last edited: 18 April 2017