Florida Keys Travel Guide

Marcus explores the pirate Black Caesar, the story of Dutchy Melvin, techniques for surviving in the Everglades like killer Edgar Watson, and the legend of Bum Farto.


Activities
Monroe County Public Library
Marcus meets local historian Tom Hambright to learn about Dutchy Melvin and Edgar Watson.

Monroe County Public Library

Marcus meets local historian Tom Hambright to learn about Dutchy Melvin and Edgar Watson.
Various Locations Key West, FL, US
Hemingway House
Marcus pays tribute to his favorite author and fellow lover of the sea.
  • 525 Whitehead Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Hemingway House

Marcus pays tribute to his favorite author and fellow lover of the sea.
525 Whitehead Street Key West, FL, US
Old County Jail
Marcus meets author Terry Schmida at a place where criminals frequent to learn about Bum Farto and Operation Conch.
  • 500 Whitehead Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Old County Jail

Marcus meets author Terry Schmida at a place where criminals frequent to learn about Bum Farto and Operation Conch.
500 Whitehead Street Key West, FL, US
Mel Fisher Treasures Sunset Marina
Sean Fischer gives Marcus a tour of the treasure hunting operations.
  • 200 Green Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Mel Fisher Treasures Sunset Marina

Sean Fischer gives Marcus a tour of the treasure hunting operations.
200 Green Street Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-294-2633
Old City Hall Building
Marcus participates in fire rescue training here.
  • 510 Green Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Old City Hall Building

Marcus participates in fire rescue training here.
510 Green Street Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-292-6718
Key West Lighthouse
Former police detective, Robert Lastres, describes his old friend Bum Farto.
  • 938 Whitehead Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Key West Lighthouse

Former police detective, Robert Lastres, describes his old friend Bum Farto.
938 Whitehead Street Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-294-0012
Coopertown Airboats
  • 22700 Southwest 8th Street
  • Miami, FL 33194 US

Coopertown Airboats

22700 Southwest 8th Street Miami, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-226-6048
Survival Training
Survivalist Hank Fannin teaches Marcus how to live off the swampy land.
  • 33100 Tamiami Trail East
  • Ochopee, FL 34141 US

Survival Training

Survivalist Hank Fannin teaches Marcus how to live off the swampy land.
33100 Tamiami Trail East Ochopee, FL, US
Coast Guard Sector Key West
Marcus rides along on the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne to see how they catch drug smugglers.
  • 100 Trumbo Road
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Coast Guard Sector Key West

Marcus rides along on the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne to see how they catch drug smugglers.
100 Trumbo Road Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-292-8779
Duvall Street
Home to the thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts who descend here for Bike Week.
  • Duval Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Duvall Street

Home to the thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts who descend here for Bike Week.
Duval Street Key West, FL, US
Mallory Square
The best place to watch the sunset and see street performers.
  • 400 Wall St., Mallory Square
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Mallory Square

The best place to watch the sunset and see street performers.
400 Wall St., Mallory Square Key West, FL, US
Key West Fire Station
Craig Martsen and all the guys keeping Key West fire-free.
  • 1600 North Roosevelt Boulevard
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Key West Fire Station

Craig Martsen and all the guys keeping Key West fire-free.
1600 North Roosevelt Boulevard Key West, FL, US

Hotels
Alexander's Guesthouse
Alexander's is an escape for the soul… comfortable beds, a pool and jacuzzi, delicious breakfasts and complimentary happy hours.
  • 1118 Fleming Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Alexander's Guesthouse

Alexander's is an escape for the soul… comfortable beds, a pool and jacuzzi, delicious breakfasts and complimentary happy hours.
1118 Fleming Street Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-294-9919
Artist House on Fleming
This recently rennovated B&B has several guest rooms and suites. Each room has HD TVs, Wi-Fi and mini-fridges. A complimentary breakfast is included. The house is within walking distance of Duval Street and Old Town Key West.
  • 1016 Fleming Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Artist House on Fleming

This recently rennovated B&B has several guest rooms and suites. Each room has HD TVs, Wi-Fi and mini-fridges. A complimentary breakfast is included. The house is within walking distance of Duval Street and Old Town Key West.
1016 Fleming Street Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-294-4043
Eden House
Located in historic old town Key West, the Eden House has amenities such as pool, garden cafe, Wi-Fi and pool. Owned by Mike Eden since 1975, the hotel offers apartment suites to semi-private rooms.
  • 1015 Fleming Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Eden House

Located in historic old town Key West, the Eden House has amenities such as pool, garden cafe, Wi-Fi and pool. Owned by Mike Eden since 1975, the hotel offers apartment suites to semi-private rooms.
1015 Fleming Street Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-296-6868
Santa Maria Suites
Located a block from the Atlantic Ocean and Duval Street, the hotel offers 1 and 2 bedroom suites. The suites include kitchens, washer/dryers, 2 TVs and private patio.
  • 1401 Simonton Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Santa Maria Suites

Located a block from the Atlantic Ocean and Duval Street, the hotel offers 1 and 2 bedroom suites. The suites include kitchens, washer/dryers, 2 TVs and private patio.
1401 Simonton Street Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-296-5678

Restaurants & Bars
Hogfish Restaurant
Marcus meets David Sloan to discuss the most infamous pirate, Black Caesar and the best off-the-beaten path restaurant in Key West.
  • 6810 Front St
  • Stock Island, FL 33040 US

Hogfish Restaurant

Marcus meets David Sloan to discuss the most infamous pirate, Black Caesar and the best off-the-beaten path restaurant in Key West.
6810 Front St Stock Island, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-293-4041
Sundowners Restaurant
The location of the annual Pirate Fest in Key Largo and where Marcus meets up with actor Scott Desquotte portraying Black Caesar.
  • 98650 Overseas Highway
  • Key Largo, FL 33037 US

Sundowners Restaurant

The location of the annual Pirate Fest in Key Largo and where Marcus meets up with actor Scott Desquotte portraying Black Caesar.
98650 Overseas Highway Key Largo, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-451-4502
Blue Heaven
This restaurants is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and is perhaps best known for its key lime pie. It serves a variety of dishes including fresh seafood and jerk chicken.
  • 729 Thomas Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Blue Heaven

This restaurants is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and is perhaps best known for its key lime pie. It serves a variety of dishes including fresh seafood and jerk chicken.
729 Thomas Street Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-296-8666
Garbo's Grill
This food cart rates well with diners for reasonable prices and great fish tacos and burritos.
  • 603 Greene Street
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Garbo's Grill

This food cart rates well with diners for reasonable prices and great fish tacos and burritos.
603 Greene Street Key West, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-304-3004

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