Santa Maria Suites
Travel Blogs from Key West
Continuing our sucky run with the weather, our day started with rain. It also ended with rain yesterday, and the rain theme continued on our drive down from Cocoa Beach yesterday. We didn't take the Florida turnpike, so were stuck on the road through Miami with the hideous traffic. Talk about frustration!
We eventually found our way onto …
This morning we relaxed around the pool at the resort followed by a swim at Southern Most Beach. The pool attendants provide complimentary fruit, smoothies, sunscreens and cool water which is lovely.
In the afternoon we caught the trolley for another tour of the town and had them drop us off near the harbour end of Duval St. The …
Although the day started with cloud cover it soon gave way to sunny and humid weather. Our first plan for today was to buy tickets on the Old Trolley Train that provides a hop on/hop off ride around Key West. The drivers gave interesting commentary along the way giving us an insight into the history of the area. In the 1860’s the Key West …
This morning we set off early from our accommodation in Miami to travel the Overseas Highway: from Miami to Key West. There is a saying that ‘The highway that goes to sea has much to see along the way’ and that was certainly the case today.
The road follows a trail originally blazed in 1912 by Henry Flagler's Florida East …
... of the wharf and booked a sunset cruise with the Hindu. We shot a couple more pictures on the wharf and headed back to our room to grab a quick nap.
Around 4 o'clock we ended up hitting the wharf again and met our team for the sunset cruise. We boarded the Hindu and set sail around 5 o'clock and ended up seeing the most wonderful sunset scenes we've ever seen before. We had local micro brews as well ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking