We love this article from Islands about the #FLKeys. Surely we could think of a few extras to add to this list though! What are your favorite mile markers? #SimplyTheKeys

[ Islands.com Link ]
We love this article from Islands about the FLKeys Surely we could

10 Best Mile Markers in the Florida Keys

islands.com
Donna Deins Dambeck
Gary Gardner
See ya later, "Key3PO"! This 900-pound male manatee was returned back to the wild Monday after about eight months rehabilitating from being struck by a boat in waters off the Middle Keys. Thanks to the rescuers from Dolphin Research Center and MyFWC ! Florida manatees were recently reclassified from an endangered to a threatened species.

Images: Mariela Care
See ya later Key3PO This 900pound male manatee was returned back to
Holly Gibson Winningham
Stephanie Lorraine
Jon Price
It's been 35 years since the Conch Republic was born. It all started when the U.S. Border Patrol established -- without any advance notification -- a checkpoint at the top of the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. Agents were ostensibly searching for drugs and illegal aliens. It created a huge traffic jam that was 10 miles long. Folks in the Keys thought they were being treated as foreigners and...
View details ⇨
Its been 35 years since the Conch Republic was born It all
Tim-Edith Bricker
Marie Siggler
Max Hobbes
Thanks for the love from The World! #flkeys #SimplyTheKeys
Thanks for the love from The World flkeys SimplyTheKeys
Tommy Sheil
Laurie Snow Wallschlager
Jon Price
Celebrating Earth Day, here's a Florida Keys fun fact:

Florida Keys bee keepers maintain bee hives making native and pesticide free honey & wax. Natural gardens also specifically attract other pollinators as well as dragonflies, butterflies, lady bugs, and wasps to help naturally control things like aphids and other nuisances for plants and gardens, all in an effort to protect the bees and...
View details ⇨
Celebrating Earth Day here's a Florida Keys fun fact:
Carmella Fabrizio
Danny Fischbein
Daniel Butler
This Earth Day, ditch the car, phone, boat and motor ... and grab a paddle. Learn a low-impact, eco friendly sport, standup paddleboarding (SUP)!
Theresa Karwoski McGroarty
Barry Pohlman
Katie Marandino
This Earth Day, make plans to give back to Mother Ocean and plan for Coralpalooza 2017!

Enjoy a weekend dedicated to promoting awareness of protecting coral reefs, in honor of World Oceans Day in June. Join Key Largo's Coral Restoration Foundation June 2-4 for a weekend of how-to training, followed by a day of reef restoration activities. Register online. Must be dive certified to...
View details ⇨
This Earth Day make plans to give back to Mother Ocean and plan for Coralpalooza 2017
Mary O'Loughlin
It's Earth Day! We celebrate our gorgeous, natural & fragile islands EVERY day, but here are some fun things to do TODAY:

NOON: Earth Day Concert at Lucy's Retired Surfers Restaurant & Bar, Key West [ Bit.ly Link ]

4PM: Pops in the Park FREE Outdoor Concert @ ICE Amphitheater in Islamorada. No coolers, but bring chairs & blankets! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Its Earth Day We celebrate our gorgeous natural fragile islands EVERY day
Have a relaxing weekend, all. Earth Day is tomorrow, April 22, be kind to Mother Earth. Thanks to Southernmost Sunset for this gorgeous image! #FLKeys #SimplyTheKeys
Have a relaxing weekend all Earth Day is tomorrow April 22 be
Lucille Warken King
Steve Roberts
Jeffrey Falk
Key West is full of delicious local eateries, big, small, and everywhere in between! What's your favorite place to grab a bite? #FLKeys #SimplyTheKeys

: Wendy Perel via Photo Adventure
Key West is full of delicious local eateries big small and everywhere
Amy Staley
Georgia Smagac
Jocie Munoz
The Key West Songwriters Festival, called the largest event of its kind in the world, will rock the island May 10-14 with some 200 chart-topping songwriters, singers and entertainers taking the stage for more than 50 shows. This week's Keys Voices blog has the whole scoop: [ Fla-keys.com Link ] Image: Rob O'Neal
The Key West Songwriters Festival called the largest event of its kind
Dianne Zolotow
Tracy L Thomas
Greg Cook
Back in 2013, OD, a 320-pound green sea turtle, was transported via FedEx to his forever home at the 1.3-million-gallon aquarium at the Mandalay Resort in Las Vegas. OD was cared for several years at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital, but a collapsed lung prevented him from being released. We're happy to report, as this Wednesday photo shows, that OD is doing great. Photo: Bette...
View details ⇨
Back in 2013 OD a 320pound green sea turtle was transported via
Dalton White
Jason Lowman
NaNcy KnOll
Let this view of Bahia Honda State Park help get you through your week! β˜€

#FLKeys #SimplyTheKeys

: Kathleen J Daniels via Photo Adventure
Let this view of Bahia Honda State Park help get you through your week β˜€
Joanna Michelle Spencer
Karen Guardiola
Sheila Myers Long
Clinton Curry, a seventh generation Key West "Conch" shows off his shell-blowing skills for Texas viewers on set at Houston Life and KPRC TV Channel 2 #FLKeys #SimplyTheKeys
Michael Sturgeon
Christina Sarafianos Mattheessen
Kimberly Butler
We are LIVE from Houston's Galleria and on set at Houston Life and KPRC TV Channel 2 sharing the fabulous Florida Keys with Texas viewers! Chef Andy Niedenthal from Islander Resort, a Guy Harvey Outpost shares mango shrimp tacos & Key lime pie recipes! #FLKeys #SimplyTheKeys
Julie Hanson Dornak
Sarah Gagliardo
James LoBello
Here's a little teaser for our Houston fans today! Tune in to Wednesday's Houston Life tv show LIVE from The Galleria, between 1-2 p.m., KPRC TV Channel 2 . Special Florida Keys guests and a chance to win a trip to the islands! #houstonlife #FLKeys #SimplyTheKeys
Serenity at it's finest. #FLKeys #SimplyTheKeys β˜€

: Bill Keogh via Photo Adventure
Serenity at it's finest FLKeys SimplyTheKeys β˜€
Maria Magnerfelt
Grant Stuart
Cindy Kulczyk
Looking to own a piece of REAL-life treasure? Pieces from the Atocha, a #KeyWest shipwreck discovered by Mel Fischer in July of 1985 are going up for auction! Later on, in 2014, the Atocha was added to the Guinness Book of World Records for being the most valuable shipwreck to ever be recovered. The total haul included roughly 40 tons of precious metals like gold and silver, and 70 pounds of...
View details ⇨
Looking to own a piece of REALlife treasure Pieces from the Atocha

Atocha silver bar among Sedwick's May auction lots

coinworld.com
Suzy Zahorik
Robert Carpenter
Steve Lloyd
Happy Easter from the #flkeys. A throwback to several years ago when Spencer Slate dressed up as a scuba diving Easter bunny in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary off Key Largo. Photo: Bob Care. #SimplyTheKeys
Happy Easter from the flkeys A throwback to several years ago when
Iris Kuebler
It's photos like this one that remind us how beautiful the #FLKeys truly are. #SimplyTheKeys

: Mike Killian via Photo Adventure
It's photos like this one that remind us how beautiful the FLKeys truly are SimplyTheKeys