20 October 2021

Take a Big Bite at Small Florida Keys Eateries

Indigenous Florida Keys cuisine typically means fresh fish and seafood harvested from local waters, headlining nearly every restaurant menu. For a delicious bite to spark your taste buds, check out some small, off-the-grid and new-location eateries that Keys locals favor for their flavors. 
19 October 2021

‘SMART Ride’ Fundraising Cyclists to Pedal from Miami to Key West

Cyclists are to pedal from Miami to Key West Friday and Saturday, Nov. 19-20, during “The SMART Ride,” a charitable journey that has been called the largest bicycle ride in the southeastern United States. 
14 October 2021

Dive a ‘Movie-Star’ Shipwreck, Restore Corals in the Lower Keys

The largest shipwreck available for sport diving in the Lower Keys remains a popular stop on the Florida Keys Wreck Trek for divers and a relatively easy introduction to wreck diving for the novice.
11 October 2021

FlixBus Offers Car-Free Travel from South Florida Airports to Florida Keys

Travelers flying into Miami and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood international airports now have a convenient car-free option for getting to the Florida Keys. FlixBus, a well-known European intercity mobility company that offers bus and rail services in 36 countries around the globe, has added Florida and the Keys to its network.
11 October 2021

Welcome the Holiday Season with Art, Crafts and Music in the Lower Keys

Santa might wear shorts in the subtropical Lower Florida Keys, and tiny indigenous Key deer might prevail instead of the expected holiday reindeer. Even so, visitors can welcome the festive season and celebrate the creative arts at the Lower Keys Chamber of Commerce’s annual Island Art Festival.
08 October 2021

Sugarloaf Showdown to Target Three Catch-and-Release Species in Lower Keys

Angling teams can vie for victory by targeting bonefish, permit and barracuda while benefiting the charter fishing community during the eighth annual Sugarloaf Showdown. Presented by the Lower Keys Guides Association, the catch-and-release challenge is scheduled Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 4-6.
30 September 2021

Six Florida Keys Resorts Named Among Florida’s Top 15

Readers of Travel + Leisure ranked six Florida Keys properties among Florida’s top 15 resorts in the prestigious travel publication’s “World’s Best Awards 2021.” Open for voting from Jan. 11 through May 15, the “World’s Best” survey encouraged readers to reflect on travel experiences during a three-year period.
24 September 2021

Meetings Make a Comeback in the Florida Keys & Key West

Group meetings and incentive events are coming back to the Florida Keys & Key West. The 125-mile-long island chain offers endless wide-open spaces on land and sea, with blue water activities — seamlessly blending work with play — and unconventional ways to reconnect with business colleagues and new friends.
21 September 2021

Harry Appel: Steward of the Keys’ Endangered Wildlife

Harry Appel co-owns Big Pine Key’s eco-friendly, boutique Deer Run on the Atlantic, the Keys’ only designated “Four-Palm” Green Lodging Property earning the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s highest designation for protecting the state’s natural resources.