Tag Archives: Key West

Key West: Tasty Buffalo Shrimp at Alonzo’s Oyster Bar

My husband Mike and I ate very well when we were in Key West. I branched out from the Hog’s Breath garlic shrimp dip! We revisited the fabulous 7 Fish. I ate sausage gravy and homemade biscuits at Pepe’s (which, … Continue reading

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Floridays: Best Sunset Sail in Key West

My husband Mike and I love to visit Key West, and when we’re there, we always take a sunset cruise. This trip we sailed on the Floridays, a gorgeous 60-foot, ketch-rigged Irwin yacht. The two-woman crew — Captain Alexis and … Continue reading

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So Different, So Good: 7 Fish and Pepe’s in Key West

Last night Mike and I made our annual pilgrimage to 7 Fish, one of the top-rated restaurants in Key West. When we arrived, the place was almost empty, but when we left? The place was packed with diners waiting outside … Continue reading

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Key West: Eat, Drink and Be Merry

Last night my husband Mike and I ate at the Westin’s Latitudes, a terrific restaurant on its own private island. We caught the Sunset Key launch at 6:15 so we would have plenty of time to settle in and watch … Continue reading

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One Sunny Day in Paradise

Me and My Shadow My walk along the Atlantic Ocean sidewalk in the warm afternoon sunshine last Friday was my best and only sunny day walk in Key West on my recent trip. As I walked along swinging my arms … Continue reading

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Trapped in Paradise – An Update from Home

When Ginger and I left Hyatt Windward Point on Sunday morning we closed the condo door for the last time on the lukewarm water, dim lighting, slow drain in guest bathroom, tiny spiders running around on the kitchen countertops and … Continue reading

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College Football in Paradise

Rolllll Tideeeee!!!! Ginger and I spent Thursday night at Grim’s Grill and Sports Bar over on Flagler, well away from the action of Old Town, watching her beloved University of Alabama football team beat the crap out of the Texas … Continue reading

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Trapped in Paradise

Or at Least the Elevator Today, temps finally, finally climbed to 70 degrees here in Key West so I went out for a walk then planned to join Ginger poolside. Our condo is on the third floor, right front corner … Continue reading

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Shopping in Paradise

Ginger and I decided to window shop the eastern end of Duval Street today, trying to discover an offbeat shop or two instead of the tons and tons of tee shirt shops we saw earlier in the week at the … Continue reading

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Getting Around in Paradise

This visit to Key West is different; it’s different because we’re staying at a resort 4 miles from the Hog’s Breath and if you know me 4 miles is waaay too far away from the shrimp dip. Ginger and I … Continue reading

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