The walls of Fort Jefferson are situated on tropical Garden Key, presently part of Dry Tortugas National Park near Key West. There's no fresh water here at all, which makes it hard to imagine how a fort was built.
Ideas for your Florida Keys road trip: Cruise on a movie set in Key Largo, feed a tarpon at Robbie's in Islamorada, walk with history on the Seven Mile Bridge, celebrate a sunset at Mallory Square and watch a sea battle in the Key West harbor: five funky
7 cool and unusual things to do in the Florida Keys. Where laid-back meets quirky, the Florida Keys is one of those places where all pre-conceived ideas are thrown out the window. Discover these 7 cool things to see and do in the Keys to make the most of