Coconut Cay Resort & Marina
Travel Blogs from Marathon
After the pretense and expense of Miami we were pleased to head down to the slightly less commercial, more chilled and incredibly beautiful Florida Keys. We stayed on Marathon at a great little place called Coconut Cay; which comprised of about 30 little chalets style places that were all painted in pastel shades...so cute. Whilst at the Keys we …
... some nice breakfast and coffee and as a treat, chickens said "hi" to me at the grocery parking lot. I might be the only one having a ticklish moment at the lot, but hey, chickens are funny as hell...better than some comedians I know. All they have to do is be themselves.
On my last full day, I planned to visit Key West but before roaming the town, I signed up for a beach yoga class. Near the ...
... took pictures of everything she could see. Clouds, shoes, sailboats. I think she ran out of things to do. She may have to start fishing.
Hey, we finally got a picture of that crazy red-headed bird living in the totem pole! See below.
Are those firecracker's I hear? I thought they were illegal in Florida. Ruff, ruff, ruff, ruff, ruff!
I think the pictures tell the story so I'm going to just let you look at them this time. Enjoy!
Buster (Rufus' BFF)
... Center, right at the beginning of the 7-mile bridge. Unfortunately, due to our late start, we were too late for the last trip to Pigeon Key, so we had a walk out onto the old 7-mile bridge, before heading back.
We didn't have time to get right to Key West today, it's surprising just how far it is.
Today we woke early with the prospect of a snorkelling trip out to the reef. There is a state park 2 miles up the road where, in the 1920s, a Miami newspaper editor bought part of the island and made it the first underwater reserve in America. They have sunk a statue down there called 'Christ of the Abyss' similar to the big Rio de Janero Christ. We were at the park before the gates even opened, 5th in the gate ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting