12 October 2015

Unleash Your Inner Athlete

Visitors looking to do more than relax on their Florida Keys vacation can experience high-energy athletic events throughout the year. They include scenic bridge runs, a swimming race to a historic Keys lighthouse and competitive paddleboard challenges. 
12 October 2015

Pledge Your Love in the Florida Keys

Couples looking to marry in the Florida Keys have endless romantic options and remarkable backdrops. Stage a wedding offshore on a sunset cruise, say "I Do" next to sea turtles and stingrays underwater or exchange vows at legendary author Ernest Hemingway's historic house

12 October 2015

Underwater Pumpkin Carving in the Florida Keys

Divers compete to wow judges with jolly jack-o-lanterns during the annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest each October. The 2015 contest is set for Saturday, Oct. 24.
12 October 2015

Florida Keys On The Water After Dark

Looking for an unusual, exhilarating nighttime activity in the Florida Keys? Try nightboarding to discover sea creatures and the underwater world after dark, or dive deep to glimpse corals reproducing in a rare summer phenomenon.
14 May 2012

Divers Can Help Florida Keys Reefs Through "Voluntourism" Vacations

Divers can help Keys reefs while vacationing for the greater good. Coral restoration efforts with marine scientists from Key Largo's Coral Restoration Foundation enable recreational divers to learn about Florida's reefs and join hands-on dives to restore endangered staghorn and elkhorn corals.
28 March 2012

Dry Tortugas National Park

Almost 70 miles west of Key West lies a cluster of seven islands, composed of coral reefs and sand, called the Dry Tortugas. With the surrounding shoals and waters, they make up Dry Tortugas National Park, famous for its bird and marine life, legends of pirates and sunken gold, and a military past.