Key West, Florida, Southernmost point of US which is actually closer to Havana, Cuba than Miami.
Key West, Florida, 90 miles from Cuba and 160 miles from Miami.
Key West, Florida, the place where some decades ago use to arrive the boats of immigrants from Cuba to US.
Key West, Florida, a thin stripe of land heading to somewhere deep in the ocean.
Key West, Florida, a touristic little village in US, which seem to keep it charm even the ferries don’t leave to Havana any more.
If you find yourself in Miami, no matter the season, the weather, a trip to Key West is worth the day. More days, better, you can chill out by the wonderful white sand beaches with turquoise sea, watch the pelicans, take a bath, take your time.
If you don’t have the time, you can do it in one day.
How can you get there?
There are daily tours available: they leave in the morning and come back in the afternoon.
or you can rent a car for just 10 USD the day.
It’s a straight way to Key West, just go all way south till the road ends – there is the Southernmost point of USA – 90 miles from Cuba, Florida
What to see?
In this case, it’s not necessary about the destination, but the journey to get there. If you have the time, stop anytime you want to. Let your eyes drop into the wonderful color of the water, let your ears listen to the silence of the place, your body to feel the beauty of it.
Enjoy the journey.
“It almost feels like you could look out over the water at night and see the lights of Havana,” said Robin Smith-Martin, a business consultant who grew up in Key West. “You can’t actually do that, but being only 90 miles away, this is something we’ve thought about all of lives.”
Enjoy traveling more in USA, Florida and Key West!