Romantic Key West Getaway
Key West and the Florida Keys are must-visit travel destinations for those desiring an out-of-the-ordinary getaway.
What is it about Key West that has made it the ultimate destination for so many literaries and artists? Is it the free-spirited atmosphere that allows these geniuses to allow their creativity to burst forth renewed? Ernest Hemingway, Tennessee Williams, Robert Frost, and Elizabeth Bishop are some of the notable Key West aficionados who lost their hearts to and found their souls in this island paradise.
Key West is known to the world for its inimitable point of convergence of pleasing climates, cultural diversity, exciting history, and wild romance. With its tropical climate, acres of seashore, and a giddily exciting nightlife, Key West is a great place for a young couple to let their hair down and really enjoy a weekend on the town. The proximity to Cuba and the shared part Cuban and part Bahamian culture has left an imprint on the island, with buildings, eateries, museums, hotels, and cigar shops drawing inspiration from both cultures.
Jose's Cuban Cantina
Jose's Cuban Cantina
Famed for its footloose and fancy-free ambience and for the mélange of cultures, Key West is perfect for every type of traveler. With exciting sightseeing spots, superb architecture, fantastic outdoors activities, plus performers and entertainers of every hue and skill, there are activities for everyone to enjoy.
Once the sun goes down, the real party begins in Key West. With innumerable jazz and piano bars, theaters and art shows, the cultural and social life of Key West is always buzzing and alive. This, when combined with the enthralling performances of street entertainers, makes Key West a terrific vacation destination for those who want the best in entertainment.
The unique museums of Key West are a must-see for the sheer riches of interesting trivia on local culture and heritage. Ernest Hemingway's erstwhile home, the Wreckers' Museum, and Fort Zachary Taylor, are all worth a visit. Apart from this, the island also offers lively activities for outdoor lovers. From underwater activities to fishing and sun bathing, beach sports, golf and water sports, the choices are endless.
If fishing is your passion, then Key West is the place for you. Here you can spend blissful hours angling with your loved one, while a fascinating array of fish bite the bait.
The myriad underwater and maritime ideas are especially noteworthy, as Key West boasts of a spectacular coral reef. There are also novel activities, like petting sharks and exploring historic shipwrecks.
As for places to stay, Key West has some remarkably romantic Bed and Breakfasts apart from the large resorts and hotels that have the most modern of conveniences in the most luxuriously appointed surroundings.
Without a doubt, Key West and the Florida Keys are must-visit travel destinations for those desiring an out-of-the-ordinary holiday.