Spending the Holidays in Marathon in the heart of the Florida Keys? Wondering what to get that special someone? Here are some unique Florida Keys gifts ideas:
-Snorkel Sombrero Key Light aboard the Spirit Snorkeling Catamaran (305-289-0614)
-Visit the Turtle Hospital (305-743-2552)
-Explore a real tropical hard wood hammock at Crane Point Hammock and Museum (305-743-9100)
-Step back to the time of Henry Flagler and his overseas railway with a trip to historic Pigeon Key (305-289-0025).
-Send home a Key Lime Pie — most restaurants sell a whole pie and the local UPS store in Marathon can pack and ship it. Try something different, the original Fried Key Lime Pie at Porky’s Bayside BBQ & Seafood Restaurant (305-289-2065).
-Meet dolphins nose to nose at the Dolphin Research Center (305-289-1121).
-Give a round of golf at the Key Colony Beach 9-Hole Golf Course 305-289-9859)
-Enjoy a day of fishing — lots of great charter boats in Marathon, including Captain Pip’s Sport Fishing Charters (305-743-4403).
-Take a guided kayak eco-tour through mangrove islands and back waters with Big Pine Kayak Adventures( 877-595-2925)
-Change your point of view, take a bi-plane ride with Overseas Aero Tours (305-304-0015)
-Satisfy your sweet tooth with cupcakes, cakes and ice cream goodies from Sweet Savannah’s Bake Shop (305-743-3131)
-Set sail aboard Sunny Sail Sailing Charters (305-394-4319) enjoy a day on the water or go for a sunset sail with dinner.
-Shop for stylish tropical togs at Bayshore Clothing (305-743-8430).
-Rent a boat for a day for exploring, fishing, snorkeling or SCUBA diving from Captain Pip’s. (305-743-4403)
-Enjoy a romantic picnic on Sombrero Beach. Pick up everything from wine to elegant appetizers at Publix.
-Feast on a gourmet gift basket from Leigh Ann’s Coffee House (305-743-6676).
-Don’t forget your furry, feathered and fined friends this holiday season. Whalton’s Pet Shop (305-743-3318) has tasty treats and island-inspired gifts for all your pets.
Thanks for choosing to spend your holidays in Marathon and the Florida Keys.