The Florida Keys are steeped in rich history and cultural diversity. First time visitors are awed by the beauty and magic of this place, and most visitors will return year after year. The region is viewed by many as the fishing capital of the world, but these islands have been attracting all kinds of guests for generations. Whether you are strolling through art studios, eating fine food, or bowing to a tarpon, your days in the keys will create lasting memories for years to come. For a wealth of information about the area, please refer to The Florida Keys Tourism Council’s website at