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Specialty Museum
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Take a look at a writer's creative space at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, offering short tours of the house once occupied by the Nobe
Tours from $12
Parasailing / Paragliding
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Nature / Park
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Surround yourself with the colors and tranquility of the "flowers of the sky" at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory. The conservatory,
Tours from $69
Scuba & Snorkeling , Key West
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Sail along the scattered islands of Florida Keys before plunging into the alluring waters of the Gulf of Mexico on a snorkeling or scuba tour
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You'll find an ever-expanding list of things to do in Key West, sitting just north of Cuba. Many local venues offer waterskiing, jet skiing, parasailing, and paragliding. The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum allows tourists with literary interests to revisit the era in which one of America's greatest writers lived and worked. Other options include dolphin and whale watching, snorkeling and scuba diving, shopping, dining out, and enjoying a vibrant nightlife at a range of trendy bars lining the main street.

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Where to stay in Key West

To explore the best of what Key West has to offer on foot, stay near Old Town, a picturesque neighborhood famous for its streets lined with tropical trees and gardens. Most hotels in this area feature rooftop decks, where you can meet friends for cocktails and enjoy ocean views at sunset. If you don't mind driving to where most of the action is, consider staying at a budget-priced inn or bed and breakfast on the eastern end of the island.
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