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Sightseeing in Key West

A house in Key West

Key West is the southernmost city in the continental US and it’s a place where you’d like to stay much longer than you planned. The ginger-bread houses are so pretty and the tropical lifestyle is so relaxed. Key West is in the Caribbean islands. I have visited Key West twice on my trips to US, and I guess that on my next trip to Miami I’ll again have to take ...

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Florida Keys: Driving to Key West

Pigeon Key, Florida Keys

This blog post brings you to the Florida Keys. You follow our trip along this long row of islands leading from Miami to Key West.  We made the trip at an easy pace and spent a few days on the road. You can drive to Key West in four to five hours if you only stop once or twice. But we made the trip longer  than a ...

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Walking Trails in the Everglades

Anhinga bird, the Everglades

This day trip from Miami brings you to walking trails in the Everglades. You walk the Anhinga Trail which is one of the most popular trails in Everglades National Park. Next to Anhinga Trail is the short Gumbo Limbo trail. You continue driving all the way to the southern edge of the Everglades, to a place called Flamingo, where you can spot crocodiles and manatees. On ...

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Everglades National Park: Day Trip to Shark Valley

Alligator in Shark Valley

Me made a day trip to Shark Valley to bike in the Everglades. We rented bikes at the Shark Valley Visitors Center and had a fun day out, biking between alligators, birds and snakes. This post shows how we did it and what it was like. Afterwards we had lunch in the nearby Miccosukee Indian Restaurant and and we also went to ...

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Ocean Drive Art Deco After Dark

This is a photo gallery of Ocean Drive Art Deco buildings after dark. Ocean Drive Art Deco looks so beautiful by day, but look at it at night! Park your car and stroll along the beach side of Ocean Drive and enjoy the magnific Art Deco after dark! The South Beach Art Deco Historic District is the number one sight of Miami and it’s ...

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Sightseeing in Miami: A Driving Route

I planned a self-drive trip to the most interesting parts of Miami and we spent a great day driving and sightseeing in Miami. The Miami area is huge and there is a lot to see you don’t even know about. So it’s good if you know where the best sights are and it’s also good if you can avoid rush ...

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Miami Beach Bike Route: South Beach and Ocean Drive

Ocean Drive, Miami Beach

Miami Beach is an ideal destination for a bike trip. You can bike along Ocean Drive, the beach promenade and any quiet streets, enjoy the tropical scenes and stop where you like. To help you explore the best of the world-famous South Beach I made a Miami Beach bike route and marked it on a Google map.  It’s easy to get ...

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