Key West offers plenty of opportunities for recreation and education in both outdoor and indoor settings. Numerous museums detailing island architecture, life and wildlife will help you make the most of the occasional rainy day. Beaches, open-air tour trolleys, the cemetery stroll and a wide variety of water sports await you on sunny days.
Originally from upstate New York, this restless traveler has a knack for befriending interesting characters. You can usually find her just about anywhere that has a hammock. Amber's favorite places are Iceland for its remoteness; Panama for its parties; and Peru for its history.
Her work can be found on MSNBC.com, Frommers, and Sherman’s Travel, where... Read more »