Travel Blogs from Long Key
... Easter over here doesn't have the same holidays. Good Friday seemed to be business as usual & even today is Sunday & whilst busy nowhere near as busy as we were expecting for Easter Sunday. We had tried to get into one of the state parks but think you have to book some time ahead to get in so returned home that night Weather has been beautiful the last couple of days, back in summer clothes again & the nights have been much ...
shining. With our friends due to arrive later that afternoon, a slow
lazy day with nothing at all to do recharged our batteries.
Hayes, and Conner arrived in the afternoon and after settling in we
prepared a fantastic dinner of shish kabobs together. Somehow food
always tastes better cooked on a camp grill with friends.
dinner we headed up to the bar to see about some local nightlife. It
... are gorgeous, but we didn’t really see that many sponges, which did surprise us, since Florida is known for its sponge diving. The Molasses Reef is also where we saw a goliath grouper and our first moray eel. The fish in these waters are gorgeous, but we have already been spoiled by the warm waters of the southern Caribbean (Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao). It is our understanding now that most divers come down here in the summer when ...
... my paddle to the Watson River Chickee and was blowing around 20+mph when I set up camp around 14:00. On the way, I dissected Midway Keys. The nice part about Chickee living is that during good weather, no tent fly is required since the roof absorbs the heavy morning dew.
On Tuesday April 5th, I played hide from the wind by trying to stay in the lee of the keys. Because of the higher winds (started at 20+mph by 08:00), I didn't want to ...
After not being in Florida for Fantasy Fest for the past 5 years a group of our friends convinced us we should stay home so we all could go to Fantasy Fest in Key West. Years ago we used to build floats and march in the parade. This year we were joined by our good friends, Charlotte, Todd, Andrea, Bill, Chuck, Bob, ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking