Posts Categorized: Florida Keys

The Essentials to a Florida Keys Adventure

The Florida Keys are full of new and exciting things to do and see. If you’ve decided to visit, make sure that you don’t forget a few essentials, starting with sun protection. Also pack yourself a hat that covers your face and a large umbrella is you plan on spending a few days at the… Read more »

Best Eating on (off) the Keys

There are plenty of top picks when it comes to fishing off the Florida coast. But tastes are just like opinions; everyone has their own. So what’s good and what can be left all depend on who you ask. As far as categories of offshore eating goes, we can disputably conclude a few bests, most… Read more »

The Keys; So Much More than Just Sun

If you mapped out a trip to the Florida Keys, you’ve most likely explored your options for sun, surf, accommodations and food. A few things to keep an eye out for on your trip will keep you privy to the local culture and style. Only a hop, skip and jump away from Cuba, if you’re… Read more »

Must-Haves on a Seafaring Sailboat

If you’re a sailor starting off, and are in the market for a sailboat, shop carefully and thoroughly. The first thing you might not realize is there are certain sizes, features and lengths you need to consider for a seaworthy vessel. When you’re on the open seas with no coastline in site and your only… Read more »

Secret Spots on the Florida Keys

The Florida Keys have a lot of great places many don’t know about. With so many hidden gems and great spots, the Keys are any sun seeker’s dream destination, especially those wanting to avoid the crowds!   Bahia Honda State Park Near Big Pine Key in the Florida Keys, Bahia Honda State Park offers rustic… Read more »

Remain Mindful of Mammals off Florida Coast

Sometimes having both humans and animals in close proximity can cause injuries and even deaths to our aquatic friends. There are ways to prevent injuring the manatees and dolphins that live in the same waters we boat, Jet Ski and swim. This usually takes nothing more than a little common sense and consideration. Disturbing manatees… Read more »

Sailing a Pastime for the Ages

Sailing is among the most rewarding hobbies you could master. Once you flip off your motor and are under full sail, you feel a bond with Mother Nature unlike any other. Nothing but the sound of the lapping of the waves against your hull and the gentle whistle of the wind through your sails lets… Read more »

Visit Florida Like a Local

Everyone loves the Florida Keys. There is tons of outdoor activity, from SCUBA diving to fishing to swimming in some of the clearest waters in the United States. Then there are the hundreds of world class restaurants from Manatee Bay to Mallory Square. But there is also a lot the average tourist might not know… Read more »

Warm Sunny Weather Better for You All Around

There is scientific evidence warm weather is better for your health. The cold weather is not as conducive as is warm weather to the human body. Though frigid temperatures are rarely lethal or traumatic to your health, your body is naturally more efficient and functioning in warmer temperatures. Respiratory With colder air comes less humidity…. Read more »

The White Sand Beaches of the Keys Something to Behold

The Florida Keys have a lot to offer visitors, 120 miles of pristine beaches to be exact. This stretch of sand can be pretty overwhelming, especially when it contains numerous different beaches. Trying to figure out which to visit and what activities to do can be challenging, especially for first-timers. Here are four of the… Read more »