The Florida Keys Travel Guide
Plan Your The Florida Keys Vacation
Your Keys experience begins on your 18-mile drive south on "The Stretch," a portion of U.S. 1 with a specially colored blue median that takes you from Florida City to Key Largo. The real magic begins at mile marker 113, where the Florida Keys Scenic Highway begins. As the only All-American Road in Florida, it is a destination unto itself, one that crosses 42 bridges over water, including the Seven Mile Bridge—with its stunning vistas—and ends in Key West. Look for crocodiles, alligators, and bald eagles along the way.
Throughout the Keys, the types of accommodations are remarkably varied, from 1950s-style motels to cozy inns to luxurious... read more
Seafood rules in the Keys, which is full of chef-owned restaurants with not-too-fancy food. Many restaurants serve cuisine... read more
Things To Do in The Florida Keys
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park: A perfect introduction to the Florida Keys, this nature reserve offers snorkeling, diving,... Read more
Mojitos, martinis, and caipirinhas (sugar-cane liqueur, sugar, and lime juice) may be the popular drinks in Miami's South Beach,... Read more
In a town where Pulitzer Prize–winning writers are almost as common as coconuts, Ernest Hemingway stands out. Bars and restaurants... Read more
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