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Stories and Tips Key Largo

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Things to See & Do In and Near Key Largo

Written by MilwVon on 26 Nov, 2011

When in the Florida Keys, there are a lot of things to see and do. Key Largo itself is known for its diving and snorkeling opportunities. My brother-in-law Mack went diving several mornings while on vacation and got his "wreck certification" (diving ship…Read More

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230 Taylor Drive - "The House"

Written by MilwVon on 26 Nov, 2011

As we had done for our last Tison Sisters’ Thanksgiving Holiday in 2009, Cindy found a house for rent in Florida for the week, through "Vacation Rentals By Owners" (VRBO.com). This one was in Key Largo, the first of the many islands that make…Read More

Something fishy

Written by Club Fred on 16 Oct, 2002

This was my first visit to the Florida Keys and I was first struck by the slow pace & the abundance of boats. Though I live and boat on the west coast of Canada I was not prepared for the boat mecca that is the…Read More

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Swim with Dolphins

Written by RobAA on 15 Oct, 2008

The location is near Key Largo, directly at Highway 1; they hove different offers, like just to be a visitor, cost $20, go 3 ft into the water, cost $120 and what we did, swim with the dolphins cost $165.At the begining you get a…Read More

Where to Go in Key Largo

Written by susan alsup on 15 Sep, 2008

While visiting Pompano Beach this summer, we were faced with two days of torrential rain and two daughters, twenty-one and twenty-three, stuck with us! My husband had the idea that we would drive down to Key Largo,rain or not ,and do the glass-bottom boat trip.…Read More

Amy Slate's Amoray Dive Resort

Written by AnaMH on 04 Nov, 2000

It is incredible with hundreds of dive centers in Florida that this resort stands above the others. Amy Slate's Amoray Dive Resort has made a name for itself by offering magnificent scuba, diving, and snorkeling tours and by offering services that are hard to find…Read More

The movie 'Key Largo'

Written by AnaMH on 04 Nov, 2000

The success of the 1948 Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall movie 'Key Largo' was the reason the town of Rock Harbor changed its name to its current name -- Key Largo. The movie features Bogart and Bacall dealing with criminals and a hurricane. The movie…Read More

African Queen

Written by kimbis on 09 Oct, 2000

'Rumor has it' that the boat from the Bogart movie 'African Queen' is now housed in Key Largo at the Holiday Inn. And, yes indeed, there is a dock with signs that say this. Each time I've been to Key Largo, however, it has been on…Read More

The town that changed its name

Written by Tideone on 02 Mar, 2001

If you look on any maps of the Florida Keys that are dated before 1952, you will find a town in the upper Keys named Rock Harbor. Search on any map of today and you will not find Rock Harbor. That is because today it is…Read More

swimming and Snorkeling

Written by tanya on 11 Aug, 2000

Driving from Key Largo to Key West you'll find a number of fascinating beaches and reefs to swim and snorkel. And of course, there's the national park or private charter boats to whisk you away to the most fabulous dive and snorkel spots.…Read More

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