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Green Flash Sunset in Key West

Sunsets in Key West are an event. Every night, crowds gather in Mallory Square to enjoy the sunset, watch street performers, buy local crafts, enjoy food carts and of course, a cold libation.

Key West Key Lime Pie

They say key lime pie originated in Key West some time toward the end of the 1800s. As the story goes, William Curry, a prominent Key West resident and Bahamian-born immigrant who became Florida’s first millionaire, had a cook called “Aunt Sally” who concocted the first pie from key limes.

Key West Sunrise

Everyone has something that they feel they just can’t live without, and Key West locals are no different. If you're planning a Key West vacation, try a few things locals love about living on this island.

Hawk in Key West

Key West is a lot of things to many people, but to our special bird friends, it’s home or home away from home for the migrating ones! The Florida Keys is home to many bird varieties, even more, stop by during the migrating season.