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.
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.
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.