Added by Vicky on January 6, 2019
Key West is a wonderful weekend destination, especially during the winter months. High tourism season runs January through April; however, by planning your weekend away well in advance, it’s possible to make the most of it while avoiding delays and missed opportunities. This is the largest of the islands that trail off the southern coast of Florida and offers attractions you won’t find anywhere else in the U.S.
Getting to Key West
Flying into the city is relatively easy. There are direct flights from Miami, as well as several other major metropolitan airports across the U.S., so even if you live far away, a connecting flight isn’t hard to find. For folks who’d prefer to drive, the Overseas Highway is a straight run south through the Keys; the trip takes around three hours by car. And of course, being an island, it’s