I Went on a Key Lime Pie Road Trip with My Dad

After months of deliberation, my father and I finally settled on the Florida Keys for our long-overdue father-daughter trip. The decision was primarily made due to its neutral proximity for us flying in from opposite coasts. Plus, it was just a place both of us had...
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Captain Samantha Zeher Champions Free-Spirited Island Living

By Laura Myers Captain Samantha Zeher, 29, owns KeyZ Charters and works out of Islamorada’s popular Robbie’s Marina as its only woman charterboat operator. She’s also been the captain of her own fate — earning her license at just 18 while still a college freshman....
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Tarpon feeding by hand in the Florida Keys

ISLAMORADA -- Just under the surface of the waters off Islamorada awaits a hungry beast. "You don't use a pole or a hook for this," explains fourth-grader Ava Stamper. Rather, you use your hands. "Down, down, down…" shouts father Dave Bull, from England, as he...
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The tarpon are hungry at Robbie’s in the Florida Keys

Just off U.S. Highway 1 at the north tip of Lower Matecumbe Key in Islamorada is a little gem called Robbie's. This popular tourist pit stop has fishing, snorkeling, shopping and dining options, but the main attraction is feeding the tarpon. A dollar gets you to the...
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Florida Keys in 5…

By Chelle Koster Walton Published December 17, 2009 Fox News Facebook Twitter Email Print Watch dolphins dance! See grown deer the size of golden retrievers! Be amazed by fire swallowers and escape artists! Come one, come all to one of America’s most scenic drives:...
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