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Key West Fish & Chips

April 29, 2019 Food

My husband and I had a date night in Key West over the weekend.  We were pleasantly surprised to find that 3 blocks of Duval Street were closed.  Actually, we shouldn’t have been surprised considering that many articles such as this one (https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/florida-keys/article226267005.html) were written about this. It is amazing how much of a difference […]

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For The Kids

March 28, 2019 Events, Travel & Tourism

Summer is almost here and that means that the kids will need something to do.  Here is a list of all of the Summer Camps for 2019 in the Marathon Area. Boot Key Sailing Camp | email chair@MYCEF.education Marathon Community Park Camp | Call 305-743-6598 for information SUMMER FISHING PROGRAM 8 WEEKS ON FRIDAY NIGHT STARTING […]

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Travel Site or Book Direct?

March 20, 2019 Travel & Tourism, Vacation Rentals

So many travelers are now looking to reserve a vacation rental home instead of a hotel as hotels  cannot beat the value, space, comfort and convenience of a rental home.  Unfortunately, those potential guests are largely looking to vacation rental sites when booking.  This in turn is causing them to pay more in fees and […]

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City History

March 1, 2019 Florida Keys Pictures and Photos

  Prior to the early 1950’s Shelter Key was a 97+ acres of low-lying island (on which most of Key Colony Beach is located).  There was a sandy beach on the ocean side but most of the land was marginal, even flooded in periods of high tides. Then, Phil Sadowski began dredging around the island, […]

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So, So Much Fun Coming Up!!

November 21, 2018 Events

We are approaching the Holiday Season and there are many events scheduled that are sure to please everyone!  There are so many awesome activities planned and they kick-off the week of Thanksgiving. Also a reminder, November 24 is Small Business Saturday.  Please be sure to visit all of the great shops that the Florida Keys […]

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