The Cuba Libre recipe is as simple as it is elegant! In Spanish, Cuba Libre means Free Cuba.
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Everyone needs to get away once in a while. When your job becomes a headache and the responsibilities of your everyday life start pulling on you, taking a vacation is a great idea. South Florida and the Florida Keys have so much to offer to anyone who is looking to just get away. There is fantastic beaches where you can lounge your day away and soak up the sun. The nightlife is always hot. It's a great time to dance the night away and have a few drinks to calm your nerves. A week in Florida can leave you feeling relaxed and ready to face your life again once you return home.
Whether it is Key Largo or Islamadora, the Florida Keys have everything that you are looking for when taking a vacation. You can drive down to Key Largo from Miami National Airport or take a shuttle. The drive is only an hour and it's very scenic. If you don't feel like driving, there are boat charters available that will whisk you down the side of the Keys to your destination. You can relax, enjoy the ocean air, and even have a drink or two on the way down.
Once you are in the Keys, there are many different places that you can choose to stay. There are plenty of beachfront hotels available for your stay. There are also vacation properties that you can rent for a few days or a few weeks. Many people enjoy the bed and breakfast accommodations, while others prefer the campgrounds as a place to relax. There are even luxurious Hamptons houses available for you to relax in and enjoy the luxury that they hold. You can enjoy your own private beach in some cases, or you can relax on the public beaches with everyone else. There are plenty of places available for singles, couples, or families to stay...Continue Reading Alex's Article!
This simple Pico De Gallo recipe goes great with tortiall chips, tacos and Sunday football! Add it to your salsa recipes file!
About he Florida Keys including Key West, Key Largo, Florida Keys history, the Conch Republic and more!
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A List of our Favorite Travel Resources!
Don't Forget about the Local's Art show in Marathon this Saturday & Sunday!
Many local Artist from Islamorada and the surrounding Islands will be taking part in this year's Pigeon Poop Show, as many Conchs around here know it.
Come see some familiar faces and meet some new ones at this show with free parking and free admission!
February 11th & 12th, 10-5pm, Winn-Dixie / Marathon Parking Lot MM 50.2.
This Florida Keys travel guide will show you the best of the best. The best things to do, the best places to eat and drink. From adventures in the sun to relaxing in the shade of the palms, the Florida Keys Guide will help you find what you are looking for!
This Hot Buttered Rum Batter Recipe uses vanilla ice cream as a base and can be kept frozen for 3 to 4 months.
Coming to Key Largo!
Famed silversmith Don Norris will be coming to Key Largo to teach two intensive silversmithing courses. The first class is January 26th and 27th. The second class will be held on January 28th and 29th. The course will be 18 hours total. Each two day class will be held from 9am to 6pm (estimated time for the two day course). For more information and to secure your spot, call Josette at 786-619-0675.
You can visit four south Florida National Parks on your next visit to the Florida Keys. Cypress National Preserve, Everglades National Park, Biscayne National Park, and Dry Tortugas National Park are just a hop, skip, and a boat ride away!
The Anhinga Trail is a very popular hike in the everglades because it so common to see an abundance of wildlife. It is in close proximity to the visitor center and easily accessible.
Just spent five glorious warm and sunny December days in the Florida Keys and while we were there, we decided to venture into the crystal blue waters for