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The least expensive way to go out fishing in Key...
The least expensive way to go out fishing in Key West is to go out on the Toutuga IV ---> http://tortugacharters.com/

You can walk to their mooring at the Key West Bight and they do everything for...
Have you seen the new Duval Loop --->...
Have you seen the new Duval Loop ---> https://www.carfreekeywest.com/duval-loop

It is similar to the trolleys and the Conch Train but it if *free*. It's an attempt to achieve a car-fee Key West.
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Make sure you know the check-in time for the...
Make sure you know the check-in time for the hotel.

Pjk
This seems expensive to me. You can use the pool...
This seems expensive to me. You can use the pool at Dante's at the Key West Bight or one of the ones at the Marker Hotel behind the Schooner Wharf Bar as long as you buy a drink.

Pjk
Sadly, one of the nicest places in Key West...
Sadly, one of the nicest places in Key West suffered extensive damage and I doubt it will be restored even by February
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I have friends who were born in Cuba. (Mary...
I have friends who were born in Cuba. (Mary Hemingway helped them to escape the island when Castro came into power) When they go to Key West they go here ---> https://www.elmesondepepe.com/

For...
I've never used a scooter in Key West preferring...
I've never used a scooter in Key West preferring to walk everywhere, but If you were to us the Cityview Trolley ---> http://www.cityviewtrolleys.com/keywest/index.html

...stop #4 will put you at...
Forum: Key West
Posted By peter_krynicki
A couple of days ago the Key West Express was...
A couple of days ago the Key West Express was allowed by the harbormaster to come into Key West. Instead of passengers it brought 400 cases of water, 40 chainsaws, gasoline, diesel, propane and 400...
Forum: Key West
Posted By peter_krynicki
This came to rest on the small beach at the Pier...
This came to rest on the small beach at the Pier House --->

https://photos.smugmug.com/Travel/Key-West/i-g7KMx6Z/0/382d81b9/M/359_1505398971029-M.jpg

The small caption reads "dock is on the...
Forum: Key West
Posted By peter_krynicki
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Just in case ... The Pier House has a...
Just in case ...

The Pier House has a policy that if someone is staying there they can invite friends to spend a day at the hotel using the beach, pool, etc., Things that ordinarily you wouldn't...
Kino's is at 107 Fitzpatrick which is more like a...
Kino's is at 107 Fitzpatrick which is more like a small square than a Lane. If you wander over there, there is also Turquoise restaurant at 112 and the Rodriguez Cigar Factory at 113. The grandfather...
Lunch ...
Lunch
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Must be different. I'm not familiar with the...
Must be different. I'm not familiar with the http://keywestdistilling.com/

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You can walk over to the new rum distillery at...
You can walk over to the new rum distillery at 201 Simonton Street...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Islamorada-and-Key-West-May-2017/i-57hzQpZ/0/843e77ae/X2/image-X2.jpg

They do rum tastings (the...
Glazed Donuts on Eaton opens at 7:00 a.m. ---> ...
Glazed Donuts on Eaton opens at 7:00 a.m. --->

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Right in front of the Customs House at 281 Front...
Right in front of the Customs House at 281 Front Street. (It's on your left as you walk off the docks) ---> http://www.kwahs.org/museums/custom-house/history

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The walk is not bad especially since, about half...
The walk is not bad especially since, about half way along Whitehead, you can stop and rest ...
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Perfect Pedicab --->...
Perfect Pedicab ---> http://www.perfectpedicabkw.com/

But there are several reviews indicating that the cabs are a rip-off, charging much more than expected. The rates are supposed to be plainly...
Forum: Key West
Posted By peter_krynicki
You could rent bicycles. Eaton Bikes will deliver...
You could rent bicycles. Eaton Bikes will deliver bikes to you (a good spot would be in front of the Customs House) and pick them up when you are done. $18.00 for 24 hours.

Pjk
The Conch Train is a 90 minute tour with three...
The Conch Train is a 90 minute tour with three stops but basically in Old Town - lower and middle Duval and around the back of the Key West Bight. You can see the Hemingway house, lighthouse, the old...
This is new, a French artesian bakery --->...
This is new, a French artesian bakery ---> http://lagrignotecafe.com/

On Duval just this side of the Banana Café. They make very good quiche and a variety of tarts.
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They list intervals of 30 minutes between stops...
They list intervals of 30 minutes between stops for a trolley to come along.

FWIW

Stop 4 would be nice for Higgs beach and the views from the White Street pier, and you could walk through the...
The Floridays ---> https://floridayskeywest.com/...
The Floridays ---> https://floridayskeywest.com/ does a nice, three hour reef snorkel in the morning (10:00 am) and afternoon. They are located at the dock at the Hyatt hotel just off Front Street a...
You could try this day-sail --->...
You could try this day-sail ---> https://keywestsebago.com/collections/key-west-schooners/products/bloody-mary-sail

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