The Florida Keys & Key West remains “Unaffected”

by Uly Busch The Florida Keys and Key West has launched a new TV spot aimed at allaying visitors concerns about the oil spill in the Gulf. The spot was created by Tinsley Advertising in Miami and shows the clear, pristine waters and laid-back atmosphere the

Smooth Sailing in a Rough Travel Market

by John Underwood The Florida Keys & Key West continue to see occupancy rate increases despite the tough times in the current travel market. According to Smith Travel Research, The Keys have seen a boost in occupancy rates for 2009 at 70.3%. In fact, the destination

Flagler Awards 2009

by John Underwood The Agency walked away tonight with three (3) Flagler Awards at the annual Governor's Conference on Tourism held at The Fountainbleu Hotel. We were actually finalists in four categories and won the three below: Radio: Tropical Storm Fay TV: Go Green Multicultural: The

THE VANDENBERG IS SUNK!

By Dorn Martell A red flare, a few puffs of smoke and a low rumble. Two minutes later the Hoyt S. Vandenberg slipped below the waves, seven miles off Key West. I was fortunate to be among a group of journalists from all over the world