travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Higgs Beach, Key West, Florida

 
00
    
Legend
  • Beaches travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 0.3mi
lizzy_a's pictureby lizzy_a Beaches travel tip
added on the 17th of September, 2010
Key West being an island, lazing around under the sun and diving deep into the sea is part of your trip. Higgs Beach in the southern part of the island is beautiful with its white sand and the contrasting deep blue sea. It was no wonder we spend an entire day just swimming and getting tanned.

There is also a pier nearby, we went for a walk there at night, it was romantic and eerie. It was a warm night, and we could hear the sea hitting the base of pier. It was a really good day.

Address:
Reynolds St, Key West, FL 33040, USA

 
Hemingway House in Key West
 
szbogi's picture
szbogi wrote on Sep 17, 2010 1:34:
The sea is not always so clear. Last year in August it was a bit murky and you could see seaweed in some places. But maybe we just went in a bad time, after a bigger storm or something.Reply
 
 
 
 
Beaches
tips

Recent travel tips for Key West

  • Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West
    Joe's is a really great place where you can have fun, listen to live music and eat&drink. This has a deep tradition in Key West, especially because of its association with the famous writer Ernest Hemingway, who drank there. If you like [...]
    D: 0.9mi00
  • Key West - Southernmost on the Beach Hotel
    The hotel is in the central district of Key West, near such major attractions like Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, Key West Lighthouse, Mallory Square and others. The whole place is beautiful, with really friendly staff and excellent [...]
    D: 0.1mi00
  • Hemingway House in Key West
    Ernest Hemingway, America's Noble prize-winner for literature wrote and lived in this beautiful house in the Old Town of Key West. Many of his famous novels were completed here, like 'In another Country' or 'Whom the Bell Tolls'. I'm a [...]
    D: 0.3mi00
  • Florida Keys Eco-discovery Center
    It doesn't look much from the outside (resembles a huge, flat, gray box), but inside you have the opportunity to learn some really interesting and useful things about Florida, Key West, the Eco-system and underwater wildlife. There are [...]
    D: 278.5mi00
  • Pepe's Cafe and Steakhouse in Key West
    We had breakfast, lunch AND dinner in this cozy little restaurant, because the food is just delicious. They have a light dishes in the morning like waffles and omelet, and at lunchtime we took some fish sandwiches and grilled burgers with [...]
    D: 0.8mi00

Things about Key West you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Key West Travel guide

Some of the beautiful things like: diamonds, pearls, vases, daggers and an impressive emerald cross, pulled up from the wrecks are on display at Mel Fisher's Treasure Exhibit. Once run by Mel Fisher, a wreck enthusiast that discovered two Spanish wrecks in 1985. West of the northern end of Duval Street is Mallory Square, mostly a souvenir market and showplace of numerous entertainers. Of [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Salzburg, Austria
If you are at Salzburg, thereĀ“s not only the fact interesting that Mozart was born there. Also the medieval castle Hohensalzburg, built in 1077,...
History & Culture: Castle Hohensalzburg

Reutlingen, Germany
One great place to go for breakfast in Ravensburg is the new Babiole. It's located in the city center and most people know it by now. The place is...
Food: Babiole

 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
The Liverpool Cathedral is an amazing experience for everyone. It has a lot of attractions, exhibitions that you must see and experience if you are...
History & Culture: The Liverpool Cathedral

Kalamata, Greece
If you want to have a little beach break, just stop there and camp in the woods near the beach! Go there by train or car.
Outdoors Activities: Beach Break

 

Ostia Antica, Italy
Ostia was originally a military camp, from which Rome could be both protected and controlled and defended as well as the maritime trade. With the...
General: Ancient harbour city Ostia

Sorrento, Italy
Also at Sorrent you can catch some nice views to the sea. But don't look at the harbour area.
General: Taking some photos

 

Kailua, Hawaii
If you visit the island of Oahu in Hawaii, make sure that you take a day to spend at Lani Kai beach. It is the most amazing beach i have been to....
General: Best Beaches Ever

Long Beach, California
For a great Mediterranean dish after a long day, this place is great. The Open Sesame Grill is quite popular and unfortunately they don't take...
Food: Open Sesame Grill

 

Omaha, Nebraska
Located in the city's architectural treasure, in the Union Station, The Durham Museum has not only a fascinating and wide collection of...
History & Culture: The Durham Museum

Zermatt, Switzerland
If you like wandering throught the nature combined with climbing, you should definitely go to Zermatt. There is also an special railway,...
Outdoors Activities: Mountains and nature

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*