The Christmas is the perfect time to escape to some tranquil place where you can unwind and relax and spend quality time with your family. How about going on an exciting family vacation to Key Largo, which is popularly referred to as the "Dive Capital of the World".
Snuggled cozily in the northernmost part of Florida Keys Island chain, Key Largo is a one of the most sought after holiday destinations in Florida. You are simply gonna fall in love with this place if you are an ardent nature lover, bird-watcher, and a kayaker. The town is home to the famous Everglades National Park where you can immerse in a wide variety of outdoor activities that include hiking, trekking, fishing and wildlife watching. It has been accredited as a World Heritage Site and International Biosphere Reserve as it is the home to several endangered species. You can choose to stay one of the Key Largos vacation rentals which provides an easy access to the park and its surrounding areas. Do not miss to visit the stunningly beautiful John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park and Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammock Botanical Park. Explore the underwater treasures of Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, which is also within an easy reach or head off to Jacobs Aquatic Center that features a competition pool, water park, "spray" gym, and much more.
If golf is your calling, Key Largo will surely win your heart away with its excellent and challenging courses, located in relaxed and verdant environs. Ocean Reef Club and Card Sound Golf Club are one of the most popular courses in the town. And if you need a real dose of history then there are several local galleries and museums in Key Largo, which have impressed generations of artists and historians. One of the best times to stay in a Key Largo vacation rentals is during festive time when the town comes alive with hordes of vacationers, lively music and various cultural events.
Key Largo offers a delightful shopping experience with its wide array of retail shops, which sell the island specialties, from trendy clothes, jewelry, and leather ware to interior decoration items, beautiful handicrafts etc. When it comes to food, Key Largo is right up there with other tourist destination of Florida. The town houses a slew of restaurants and eateries that serve one of the best gastronomic delights to please your palate. Whether you crave for authentic seafood or want to dig in to some exotic international fare, you can enjoy it all here. Sample out the best Key Lime Pie, the local specialty that is available everywhere in the town. You can visit the Caribbean Club where the famous movie "Key Largo" starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall was filmed in 1947.
So what are you waiting for? Reserve your accommodation in one of the elegant vacation rentals in Key Largo and get set for a wonderful holiday with your family this Christmas in this charming town.
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