Santa Maria Suites
Travel Blogs from Key West
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 …
... After the game we managed to sneak down onto the floor where all the families and VIPs were - it was great we were snapping away at the players around and even got out feet on the court. Leaving the game people and traffic was insane. People banging pots with wooden spoons (god knows where they even got them from) there were conga lines going on it was just ma'am. The main roads were blocked off cause there were too many people around for cars.. Getting a cab from ...
... that runs through it and a resident turtle. He didn't surface, so all that I got is a shot of his nose peeking out from the water.
It was a definite gem in Key West.
Back to the Dolphin Watch... Our captain, John, called and said that the weather wasn't up to his standards and cancelled our trip. We're disappointed, but grateful for his honest approach to the whole thing. Our ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking