Islamorada Suprises…What to do in Islamorada

Last week we examined what to do in Marathon. This week we will begin at the top of the Keys… What fun awaits you in Islamorada –The Lonely Planet’s Essential Guide to Islamorada

 

Islamorada

 

 

Welcome to Islamorada

Islamorada (eye-luh-murr-ah-da) is also known as ‘The Village of Islands.’ Doesn’t that sound pretty? Well, it really is. This little string of pearls (well, keys) – Plantation, Upper and Lower Matecumbe, Shell and Lignumvitae (lignum-vite-ee) – shimmers as one of the prettiest stretches of the islands. This is where the scrubby mangrove is replaced by unbroken horizons of ocean and sky, one perfect shade of blue mirroring the other. Islamorada stretches across some 20 miles, from Mile Marker 90 to Mile Marker 74.

At a glance  

24.4°C / 75.9°F

Current Weather Clear More on weather 

area code  305

population   6,600

 

When to go and weather:

 

 

Getting to Islamorada

The Greyhound bus stops at the Burger King at Mile Marker 82.5 oceanside. It goes twice daily to both Key West and Miami.

Health and safety

Insurance

  • Comprehensive travel insurance to cover theft, loss and medical problems is highly recommended.
  • Some policies specifically exclude dangerous activities such as scuba diving, motorcycling, skiing and even trekking: read the fine print.
  • Check that the policy covers ambulances or an emergency flight home.
  • Find out in advance if your insurance plan will make payments directly to providers or reimburse you later for overseas health expenditures.
  • If you have to claim later, make sure you keep all documentation.
  • Paying for your airline ticket with a credit card often provides limited travel accident insurance – ask your credit card company what it is prepared to cover.
  • Worldwide travel insurance is available at www.lonelyplanet.com/travel-insurance. You can buy, extend and claim online anytime – even if you’re already on the road.

 

Next week: More from Islamorada!

Bon Apetit!!!!

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