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Key West is the southernmost point of the Florida Keys in Monroe County, Florida, and the United States.
The term continues to be used as a tourism slogan, and has been used in Key West television commercials and is part of the official flag.
Key West is the only city in the lower 48 states never to have had a frost.
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  Key West, Florida - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Key West monument marking the Southernmost point in the continental United States accessible by road is located in Key West, Florida, at the intersection of South Street and Whitehead Street.
In 1890 Key West had a population of nearly 18,800 and claimed to be the biggest and richest city in Florida (it was to shortly be surpassed by Jacksonville, Florida).
Key West was always an important military post since it sits at the northern edge of the deep water channel connecting the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico (the southern terminus 90 miles south is Cuba) via the Florida Straits.
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 Key West, Florida
Key West is known for its tolerance and acceptance and has adopted the diversity motto "One Human Family" to reflect a desire to treat all people with respect and dignity.
Key West is home to many eccentric residents and visitors who have traveled to the end of the road (U.S. Highway 1) to find individual freedom.
Key West was the last of the series of Keys connected to the Florida mainland by a series of railroad bridges completed in 1912, as the Overseas Railway extension of Henry M. Flagler's Florida East Coast Railway.
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 Key West Florida - Travel and Vacation Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Key West is the southernmost point in the continental US and is actually closer to Havana, Cuba than it is to Miami.
Key West has an independent and free-spirit as demonstrated in its 1982 symbolic secession from the Union when it dubbed itself as the Conch Republic.
Key West continues the theme of the other keys for being a fantastic water sports playground, but it is perhaps better known for its eccentricity, night life, lovely Key West architecture, and historical landmarks.
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 Preserve America Community: Key West, Florida
Key West has a long-standing commitment to historic preservation, as evidenced by creation of its Old Island Restoration Commission in 1965 to protect historic resources located in the old section of the city.
Key West is also home to the Mel Fisher Maritime Museum, which brings maritime history to life through exhibits, public education, and numerous children's programs.
Key West historic resources are also featured in a walking/driving tour developed by the Historic Florida Keys Foundation, helping to interpret local sites for many visitors each year.
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 Key West and Things to do in Key West Florida Keys- Travel vacation activites, hotels, & information keywest fl fla
The Florida Keys are home to some of America's exceptional state parks.
Key West's motto is "One Human Family", and our diverse community offers a world of options for gay travelers.
You have found local, Key West Florida, vacation and travel concierges offering knowledgeable advice and arranging island activities for over 10 years at the island's top hotels.
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 Key West best guide - attractions, fishing, diving, accommodations & events - Florida Keys
Key West is loaded with resorts, hotels and bed and breakfasts.
Here in Key West the calendar of events is filled with festivals, fishing tournaments, and yearly arts and entertainment.
Key West even has a ghost tour that takes visitors on a walking tour through town and highlights all the haunted homes.
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 Key West Florida Official Tourism Website - Southernmost City in the Continental USA
The city of Key West invites visitors to stay informed of new rules and other news.
In Key West, you can visit these and a host of other attractions by taking advantage of convenient public transportation, taxis, pedi-cabs, tour trains, trolleys, bicycles or even your own two feet.
With its balmy weather and crystal blue skies, the island is famous among the outdoors set for its diving, fishing, watersports and golfing at the nearby Key West Golf Club, a course designed by Rees Jones.
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 Family vacation in Florida Keys Luxury Resorts and vacation rentals at Coral Hammock
With so many different things to do, the Florida Keys appear as an island oasis away from the mainland, surrounded by beautiful water and steeped in an exciting history, packed with tales of early Spanish exploration and conquests by fearless pirates.
Our Florida Keys vacation rentals keep you close to the ocean and the fishing action.
Key West is a city of blending contrasts, where visitors find themselves letting go of mainland hassles.
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 Key West attractions, hotels, fishing charters, diving, things to do, real estate Key West, Florida
The Key West calendar of events is filled from January to December with Florida Keys fishing tournaments, gathering to celebrate the Conch Republic Independence, we even have our own festival each October, Fantasy Fest.
Key West is a very fun place and can be as relaxing, romantic, or wild as you want it to be.
Whether you are searching for a tropical getaway in downtown Key West that is close to it all, a cottage on the beach or the convenience of a condo where your boat is tied to the dock, the Key West real estate agents and mortgage companies can help.
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 EarthCam - Key West Cam
Key West is 120 miles from Miami and 90 miles from Havana.
Key West is Florida's southernmost tip, 1,700 miles from the Equator, closer than any other point in the continental U.S. The coral reef in Key West is the 3rd largest in the world, and the largest in North America.
Key West is considered the most urban of the Florida Keys and is known for its thriving nightlife.
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 Key West Chamber of Commerce
Key West, the southernmost location in the continental United States, offers a tropical blend of azure waters, exotic foliage, four-star restaurants, and accommodations to suit all and with a history of some notorious and notable figures.
Since its founding in 1822, Key West became the adopted homes to many from pirates to poets and political pundits.
Key West also offers sun-drenched hospitality and entertainment from delicious cuisine to delightful shopping and spectacular events including nightly sunset celebrations and sea adventures.
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 Key West Florida History and Historical Photos
By 1890, Key West was the largest and richest city in Florida.
The historical structures of Key West are not grand public facilities, as churches and government buildings, but are homes and cottages-still in private ownership-built by persons without formal architectural training.
Within the historical area are 2,580 structures containing the greatest cluster of wooden buildings in Florida and one of the largest concentrations in the U.S. Generally, the structures date from 1886 to 1912, but they represent the building tradition of Key West from 1838.
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 The Business Guild of Key West
Welcome to the Key West Business Guild website where you will find information on our fabulous gay-friendly island: how to get here; where to stay; what to do on the land or on the water; our delicious dining and eclectic shopping options; famous events and renowned nightlife.
Key West provides a beautiful and unique venue for weddings and commitment ceremonies.
Key West is also home to the Nation's only Gay and Lesbian Historic Trolley Tour.
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 Florida Keys, Florida Keys Vacation Rentals, Islamorada Fishing, Key Largo Diving, Marathon Florida
The Gateway to the Keys, the area around Homestead Florida and Florida City, is perched between the subtropical splendor of the Florida Everglades and cosmopolitan Miami.
Marathon Florida is a sleepy fishing village that has evolved into a bustling town that is truly the "heart of the keys" with an abundance of fun family attractions where you can swim with the dolphins in Florida.
Florida Keys vacations are not complete without a stop in the Lower Keys.
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 Insiders' Guide® to Florida Keys & Key West, 5th Edition
When you arrive in the Florida Keys, life suddenly turns to Technicolor, and it doesn't take a twister to lead you to the lush Emerald City of Oz that is ours and yours to share.
In the Florida Keys, everyone and everything is larger than life.
The 81,000 full- and part-time Florida Keys citizens are men, women, and children seeking little more than the harmony found in this paradise.
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 Best Guide to Key West
A visit to Key West will grab the interest of both the young and old, the energetic and laid-back, the water lovers and land loungers.
Experience the unbelievable in Ripley's Believe It or Not, experience the pages of history in the Key West Lighthouse, and experience the way life was for famous former Key West residents Ernest Hemmingway and John James Audubon in their historical island homes.
Key West presents a variety of fine accommodations ranging from privately owned bed and breakfasts to well known hotels like Comfort Inn and Raddison.
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 Florida Keys And Key West Vacation Rental
Key West Florida is the southernmost point in the Continental United States.
Key west Florida mean history, art, theatre, museums, shopping, fine dining and entertainment.
Few cities of Key West's size — it's a mere 2 miles by 4 miles — offer its joie de vivre.
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 KEY LIME JUICE RECIPES
This ice cream has all the flavors of classic Key Lime Pie—even the crust.
If making meringue, place meringue on hot key lime pie, sealing edges to crust then brown to a golden brown.
Florida Key West, Inc. bottles Lemon Juice and Key Lime Juice.
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 Key West Florida > About Key West Florida > Description > Information
But Key West is not only known for its perfect weather, but also for its fascinating culture which is really more a blend of cultures because of the immigrants who have settled here and added to the tolerant and accepting atmosphere.
Key West also prides itself in its distinct cuisine and refreshing drinks are available at every corner.
Key West is delightful all day and appropriately ends with the gorgeous sunset that is celebrated every evening on Mallory Square by locals and guests.
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 Key West Florida Official Tourism Website - Southernmost City in the Continental USA
In Key West, you can visit these and a host of other attractions by taking advantage of convenient public transportation, taxis, pedi-cabs, tour trains, trolleys, bicycles or even your own two feet.
With its balmy weather and crystal blue skies, the island is famous among the outdoors set for its diving, fishing, watersports and golfing at the nearby Key West Golf Club, a course designed by Rees Jones.
However you choose to see the town, you'll discover that old town Key West is one of America's true architectural and botanical treasures.
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 Key West Florida, Key West Hotels, Key West Beaches, Fantasy Fest, Duval Street, Conch Republic
Key West travel provides a tropical getaway that offers a refuge for those looking to escape - whether from the law or a life less ordinary.
Key West nightlife is an attraction unto itself with more bars per capita than anywhere else in the U.S. and a nightly sunset celebration in historic Mallory Square proves once again Key Westers know what's really important in life.
Key West restaurants are some of the most eclectic eateries around.
www.see-keywest.com   (661 words)

  
 Key West Five Sixes Taxi Services. Serving the Florida Keys for over forty years with the largest taxi fleet in the ...
Serving the Florida Keys for over forty years with the largest taxi fleet in the Keys.
Florida Keys Taxi Dispatch 2000 has been serving the community and guests of Key West for over forty years and has remained at the top end of customer excellence.
Florida Keys Taxi Dispatch 2000 operates the largest taxi fleet, in the Florida Keys, employing local friendly drivers with extensive knowledge of Key West.
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 Key West, Florida Fishing, Activities, Hotels, water sports, things to do, Diving and Snorkeling
Key West is home to some of the most diverse fishing grounds in the world.
For Waters Sports enthusiasts Key West is home to the Do It All Island Party, an all day water sports package loaded with activities.
A few days in Key West and it will be easy to see why people enjoy our island year after year.
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 Key West Florida Condos - Condominiums, Real Estate, Vacation Rentals - CondoCompany.com
Search for condos in Key West for sale, for rent, or vacation rentals, or give one of our Condo Specialists a call; they are all qualified professionals who specialize in the Key West real estate.
Key West is a sunny, fun destination with enough sights to keep you busy when you're not snorkeling, parasailing or catching some rays.
The Condo Company has agents who specialize in Key West and all of the other Florida Keys, before you put your luxury condo for sale or purchase a Key West Condo, Contact the Condo Company to insure all of your Key West Real Estate needs are taken care of by one of our professionals.
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 Key West and the Florida Keys
Some refer to the Keys simply as 'Paradise." The Keys attract an estimated four million visitors each year, many of whom come to dive and fish on the United States' only living coral reef tract.
Wide expanses of seagrass beds, mysterious mangrove forests, lush tropical hardwood hammocks, rocky pinelands, and a variety of freshwater and saltwater wetlands are as much a part of the Keys as are the reefs.
The subtropical climate and proximity to the Gulf Stream have allowed a unique blend of West Indian and temperate plants and wildlife to become established on these coral islands....Come and explore the natural wonders of an island paradise -- The Florida Keys...
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