15 Tips For Planning A Visit To Key West

Key West. For me, the name conjures visions of spectacular sunsets, crystal blue water, waking up to the sound of crowing roosters, and warm ocean breezes. It's a place we adore and find ourselves returning to over and over again. As the southernmost inhabited Florida key, Key West, also known as the Conch (pronounced KONK) Republic, is historic, quirky, distinct, rowdy, colorful, laid back and it has a distinct culture and rhythm all its own.