"Rounding the bend on the Historic Seaport harbor walk, Key West's favorite locals bar comes into view like a tropical oasis.... The sounds of the best musicians in the Keys fill your ears; The mouthwatering smell of the freshest local seafood in town tempts your tastebuds; The sight of the most eclectic mix of customers -- and their pets -- anywhere, will bring a smile to your face. You are now approaching The Schooner Wharf Bar, a last little piece of old Key West that just keeps getting better with time. An island institution since 1984, this funky open-air bar -- located on the site of the old Singleton Shrimp factory -- beckons tourists and locals alike with Its unique blend of special events, delicious cuisine and great live music.
Key West, a U.S. island city, is part of the Florida Keys archipelago. It's also Florida's southernmost point, lying roughly 90 miles north of Cuba. Famed for its pastel-hued, conch-style houses, it’s a cruise-ship stop also accessible from the mainland via the Overseas Highway. It’s known more for its coral reefs – destinations for diving and snorkeling – than for its beaches.
Florida is the southeasternmost U.S. state, with the Atlantic on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other. It has hundreds of miles of beaches. The city of Miami is known for its Latin-American cultural influences and notable arts scene, as well as its nightlife, especially in upscale South Beach. Orlando is famed for theme parks, including Walt Disney World.
The U.S. is a country of 50 states covering a vast swath of North America, with Alaska in the northwest and Hawaii extending the nation’s presence into the Pacific Ocean. Major Atlantic Coast cities are New York, a global finance and culture center, and capital Washington, DC. Midwestern metropolis Chicago is known for influential architecture and on the west coast, Los Angeles' Hollywood is famed for filmmaking.