I thought I'd share some photos of my trip to Key West, Florida. Key West is the western and southernmost island of the Key Island Chain, extending from the tip of southern Florida. It is small with a very cosmopolitan and diverse population of approximately 25,000 people. It is also the southernmost point of continental U.S and is closer to Havana, Cuba than to Miami.
The housing style is a mixture of Victorian, Caribbean and New England styles all blended and painted in pastel shades. The look has been replicated in many new dwellings on the island so well that it is literally impossible to distinguish them from older, renovated houses:
Poincianas abound and really add to the beauty of the place: