Village at Hawks Cay Villas by Keys Caribbean
Travel Blogs from Duck Key
... ride and swamp jeep safari and got to see all sorts of animals including an alligator ! It was amazing. We then drove on to Naples and arrived at the fabulous retro Naples Beach Hotel. Went to the beach cafe and were happily admiring the sunset when BANG CRASH the most almighty storm took place! We were undercover and stayed dry and had supper - just got a bit wet on way back to the room ...
... coast. Canals were built to drain the water and eventually 1800 canals were built. All canals now have sluice gate to keep the ocean water out of the aquifer., as the Everglades is the source of the drinking water.Development has stopped in certain areas in order to allow for preservation of the ecosystem.
Our drive took us first through the four main ecosystems that make up the Everglades including: the sawgrass prairie, ...
Welcome to the mystical, underwater land of Aquaria! Here you will find a kingdom of dolphins, magical forests, colourful reefs, and much, much more. Dolphin Castle is the main gather-place for the playful dolphins who live here. Mystery practically envelopes the Whispering Woods. Lastly, in Relaxing Reef you'll find many cheerful and friendly creatures who will invite you to play with them, relax, and have some fun. Discover and explore ...
... of all and then we investigate the rundown charms of Bahama Village, where the workers who built Key West traditionally lived before we stop for lunch at a vegan restaurant called simply The Cafe. Our simple artichoke and caramelized onion sandwiches prove the best meal since SushiSamba. If it existed in Kensington I'd eat there every day!
We slowly make our way up to the departure point for our snorkelling trip, heading into Captain Tony's Saloon on our way, originally ...
... up there with the likes of Yellowstone or the Mojave desert.
We continue on waiting for paradise to reveal itself but the repetition of occasional reed-based idyll and more frequent gas station/fast food forecourt becomes wearyingly predictable so it's a welcome relief when, two hours after leaving Duck Key, we finally drive into Key West and discover the Historic Old Town. A simple left on Duval Street leads us down the final five blocks of the USA to the Southernmost ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking