KEY WEST TRAVEL BLOG

The Yankee Freedom Dry Tortugas National Park Blog offers insightful information about a variety of things to do in Key West along with news articles and interesting facts about the treasured historical landmark. Check back often for updated content, special events, and promotions.

If baseball is the great American pastime, camping is definitely part of the great American summer vacation tradition. Whether you’re road tripping in your RV or thru-hiking those rugged trails, ...

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From a subtropical paradise to a surprising island escape in New England, read on for the top 10 snorkeling destinations in the U.S.Dry Tortugas, Florida KeysOne of the most remote ...

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A dusting of islands that extends southwest from Florida’s mainland, the shallow waters and rocky coral of the Florida Keys are home to many historic lighthouses. On a drive down ...

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This cinematic time-lapse video perfectly captures the beauty and power of one of our nation's most unique parks. Enjoy breathtaking views of Fort Jefferson and the night sky, and fall ...

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The beauty of a Key West vacation is that disconnecting comes with the territory. With its position 150 miles from mainland Florida and at the southernmost point in the continental ...

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Photo courtesy John W. Penney © 2016In honor of the 100th Anniversary of the US National Park Service, we decided to write an article with some of the most historic ...

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Renowned for oddities like roaming chickens and declaring itself the sovereign “Conch Republic,” Key West is a popular tropical destination with a unique culture all on its own. The southernmost ...

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From the Virgin Islands to Alaska, the United States has set aside protected land for 59 national parks in 27 states and two territories. The areas are administered by the ...

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You’re vacationing on the island of Key West! More than likely because you’re looking for a tropical getaway that includes sunshine and a light ocean breeze. It’s time to explore ...

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So, you’re heading to Key West for a weekend getaway? No other beach destination could be as unique or relaxing. There are so many things to do and see, from ...

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