Welcome to my backyard--the Florida Keys! I'm a travel writer, blogger and photographer with a passion for all things Florida, especially the Florida Keys. These islands are so much more than Duval Street and Jimmy Buffet. They are rich in history, culture, cuisine, nature and events--all surrounded by pristine waters teeming with wildlife. Whether you're a local or a visitor, the Conch Republic has many surprises in store. Let me be your guide.
South Florida's only nonprofit multiplex, Tropic Cinema in Key West is the perfect refuge on a hot or rainy day during your vacation. With its dazzling marquee sign and streamlined Art Deco decor, the theater evokes a sense of nostalgia. It harkens back to a time when movies were grand events shown in upscale venues. The cozy lounge even features vintage photography and an exhibit space for local artists. With three screens, they have something for everyone from Indie and foreign films to Hollywood blockbusters and documentaries. ...Read More.