Tripadvisor Names Key West Among Top 10 U.S. Destinations

Tripadvisor has released its 2023 Travelers' Choice Best of the Best awards, and Key West has been named among the 10 most popular domestic visitor destinations. With its refreshingly slow pace, Key West offers visitors a laid-back and warm atmosphere to explore. It is one of three Florida cities to make the list, along with Miami Beach (ranked fifth) and St. Augustine (ranked 19th). New York City claimed the number-one spot on the prestigious list.

The Travelers' Choice Best of the Best awards are the highest honors given by Tripadvisor, and are based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected from travelers around the world. Tripadvisor praised Key West for its history as a haven for U.S. presidents and literary legends Ernest Hemingway and Tennessee Williams, as well as its exceptional diving and the kid-friendly Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center.

“We are incredibly proud that Key West has been recognized as one of the top 10 domestic destinations in the United States,” said Stacey Mitchell, Director of the Florida Keys Tourism Council. “It is truly a special place offering something for everyone.”

The Travelers' Choice Best of the Best awards are a testament to the unique, laid-back atmosphere of Key West, and its ability to draw travelers from across the globe to experience its unique offerings. Whether you're looking for a relaxing beach vacation or a more adventurous getaway, Key West is sure to provide an unforgettable experience.

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