Popular Vacation Destination Key West

Board certified in otolaryngology, the medical specialty that addresses diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, and throat, Angelo Consiglio, MD, FAAOA, practices his specialty in the Florida city of Marathon, which occupies seven islands in the middle of the Florida Keys. In addition, Dr. Anthony Consiglio operates the Florida Keys Medical Weight Loss Clinic in Key West.

Since 1912, when Henry Flagler’s railroad connected the Florida Keys to the mainland, Key West has been a favorite vacation destination of families, couples, and singles intent on spending some quality leisure time on the island town touted as being the southernmost point of the United Stated. Visitors have a wide range of activities to choose from during their stay, including jet skiing, parasailing, sunset cruises dolphin watching, snorkeling, or taking a cruise in a glass bottom boat. Key West is also a world famous sport fishing location, both deep sea and flats, and there are numerous charter boats with experienced captains available on the island.

Guests who want to stay on land will find a plethora of interesting sights and experiences within just a short walk or scooter ride. Key West is the home of Harry Truman’s Little White House, which has been faithfully preserved and stands now as a museum. In addition, Nobel Prize-winning novelist Ernest Hemingway lived many years on Key West, and his house is also a popular museum. Several other museums oriented to Key West’s unique character and history dot the island, as do scores of shopping and dining opportunities.