Day Trip to Key West
The well-preserved beauty of Key West has been the reverie for both the residents and the tourists for more than a century. This spot in Florida is located in the southernmost point of the North American continent. In 1983, the residents erected a symbol that signifies its spot in the United States.
Key West offers a laid-back atmosphere which is perfect for travellers who aim to refresh their minds by enjoying a walk beside the pristine waters. Its ideal location in the equator paves a way to the tropical climate which brings a more relaxing and free-spirited feeling while taking a stroll.
Since Key West is strategically located nearby the Caribbean Islands, cruise lines have taken the opportunity to run business that caters to the tourists. But before you go on board to your promised itinerary, make sure to enjoy the scenic view that Key West offers… along some of its main attractions.
Make sure you do not forget to drop by at the city’s Historic District, wherein you can see many tourist destinations like the Duval Street and Mallory Square along the well-known Old Town. Here, you will see a glimpse of the nostalgic Key West architecture such as big mansions and bungalows built mostly by the Afro-Bahamians.
In fact, did you know that former U.S. President Harry S. Truman selected Key West to build his Winter White House? Also, famous and controversial novelist Ernest Hemingway resided in the city as well while writing some of his best-selling books, including “For Whom The Bell Tolls” and “Death In The Afternoon.”
But, if you are in Key West to explore its nightlife and party scene, you are surely in the right place as well. Whatever you feel like doing - such as listening to music while drinking a pint of beer, watch a movie in a cinema, witness talents in a theatre or simply dance your night out with friends after a hectic work schedule, you have a place to go in Key West.
Some of the most notable places to go to experience satisfying nightlife in Key West are The Porch, Tropic Cinema, Aqua Nightclub and the Green Parrot Bar. So, aside from your sunglasses and summer outfits, make sure to also bring extra clothes for the party and enjoy the day trip to Key West.