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We had decided to book into Boyd's Campground because it was 10 miles closer to Key West than the next closest campground. Pulling into the campground, the review we had received from a neighboring camper in Key Largo was confirmed. A large number of campsites were packed into a small space with some having great views of the water. If you were camping in a tent you had ...
... the Spanish Cayo Hueso, Bone Island. The original inhabitants were native Indians who used the Keys to island hop across to Cuba. Key West is actually nearer to the Cuban coast (90 miles) than to the US coastline (110 miles). The Cuban tribe would also island hop. The tribes would meet in Key West and then it would ‘kick off’!! The fierce Indian left their enemies bones to bleach in the wilderness naming the island Cayo Hueso. Over the years ...
... air conditioner! Granted, once I walked in most of the stores, restaurants, etc., it was fairly cool inside, but I still couldn't believe that no one had air conditioning! It was soooooooo hot!
Several students wanted to find a beach and do some swimming and sunbathing, so we trooped off to find a beach. What we found wasn't what any of us expected, but to our beach-starved group, it was adequate. And the water felt so wonderful! It ...
3+ hour drive each way
Left about 0900 back at 8 pm - long day
#1 industry is definitely tourism - road is full of tourist stores
42 bridges along keys about 130 miles
Stopped at Sandal shop - good selection
Key West - did world famous ...
... but once you are retired getting somewhere by 9am is early! Anyway we had a very nice New Years Eve. We went to bed listening to fireworks and sirens all night....I think they really have a good time in Key West on NY Eve.
We all made it up in time for our snorkeling cruise. The cruise was on a catamaran called Fury and was docked at the Westin Marina which is downtown Key West. I was a bit nervous as the winds had come up a ...