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Deep Sea Fishing Hemingway Style – Of Key West Legacies and Legends

The original Sloppy Joe's where Hemingway drank like a fish is now Captain Tony's.

Fishing is one of the most popular attractions in Key West and has been since legendary sportsman and acclaimed writer Ernest Hemingway put Key West on the Anglers’ Chart. It was 1929 when “Papa” discovered the big game marlin and sailfish that still draw visitors to the Southernmost City. He would fish and write in the Southernmost City for most of the next decade.

Dolphin Adventures in Key West

A curious Key West dolphin makes eye contact during a dolphin watch tour

Looking for a life-changing encounter with wild dolphin in Key West? Dolphins are the dancing water spirits of Key West and Captain Victoria’s dolphin watch charters give you a great opportunity to get up close and experience Key West Dolphins in their natural habitat.

Why Snorkelers Love Key West

Key West Diving & Snorkeling by l_handman

In the middle of warm, shallow tropical waters on the sides, it’s really no surprise the Florida Keys certainly are a leading goal for dive and snorkel aficionadoes to visit any time of year.

Both those visiting the area and full-time residents enjoy snorkeling above the a huge number of coral outcroppings that comprise the Florida Reef system. The waters are incredibly clear, and the aquatic life is colorful and abundant. And the attraction is unique. The truth is, if you wish to dive a living barrier reef, the Florida Keys are your only option in North America.

Key West Parasailing – How to Enjoy Inspirational Sights from a Brand New Perspective

Parasailing - Things to do in Key West

A lot of people love Key West parasailing because it gives you an interesting perspective to see local sights. This experience is very special, and provides tons of fun memories. It’s likely to be one of the best parts of your entire vacation. Sea turtles and dolphins are often observed from the unique vantage point high above the surf.

Key West Jet Ski Rental

Key West Jet Ski Rental - A great way to enjoy the Florida Keys

You can take advantage of the Key West Jet Ski rental & island tour options to better enjoy your time spent in Key West. All of the equipment that you need is provided so that you can start touring the beautiful sea areas. This is one of the most popular things to do in Key West by far.
There are a few legal requirements that must be passed. This is to ensure that the Key West Jet Ski Rental & Island Tour experience remains safe for everyone. Anyone who rents a jet ski in Key West must be 18 or older, and riders under 21 need to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. If you’re between 18 and 21, you need to take a simple Coast Guard Boater’s Test. You’ll also need to have a valid driver’s license and you must be able to read, speak and understand English. These measures help ensure a better rental and tour experience for everyone.