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quixotic [kwik-sot-ik]:

dreamy, impulsive, unpredictable, utopian, visionary, wanderer

2nd edition just released! Available on Amazon Prime & Apple iBooks.

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Key West &

the Lower Keys Travel Guide

More than a comprehensive rundown of food, drink, lodging and attractions, Quixotic is an entirely new breed of hard-copy, printed guidebook, suited to the spirit of the Keys. Local, irreverent, humorous and full of mostly pertinent information, the Quixotic guide to Key West and the Lower Keys will enlighten and entertain, whether you've escaped here for a weekend, a lifetime, or are simply planning an armchair journey from afar. Join us for an honest, unpredictable voyage through the Lower Keys, complete with favorite places, tall tales, drinking games, advice, adventures and more. It will also provide comprehensive information on local favorites:


• Planning your Trip

• Hotels, Bed & Breakfasts

• RV, Tent & Boat Camping

• Favorite Restaurants

• Bars & Late Night Fun

• Attractions on Land

• Water Activities

• Kids & Dogs Directory

• Culture & Art

• Live Entertainment

• Adventure

• Fishing Guide

• Marinas & Transient Boating

• Shopping & Provisions

• Events

• The Drive Down the Keys

• History

• Nature, Wildlife, Geology


288 Pages, Full Color

Paperback & Ebook Versions

ISBN: 978-0-9988589-2-0



• Eclectic tales

• Local insights

• Pretty photos

• Drinking laws & customs

• Rum guide

• Dog stuff

• Health food

• Conch glossary

• Sunset cruises

• Bar circuit

• Green flash guide

• Directory listings

• Maps

• Mile marker guide

• Superb writing

• Hours of entertainment

• Expanded online content

"An exceptionally eccentric and absolutely awesome piece of work."

     — Capt. Bill Keogh,

         eco guide, author Florida

         Keys  Paddling Guide

"By combining traditional and precise details for the traveler with storytelling, history, and local insight, Key West is an essential guidebook that is actually fun to read."

     — Jon Turk, author,

         National Geographic Adventurer of the Year

by Karuna Eberl & Steve Alberts

Key West & The Lower Keys Guidebook

Read our blog for tales of nature, the environment and general life thoughts and lessons.

Guidebooks are here. Click here to order your full-color printed paperback or ebook (.pdf and epub versions available).  Or find it on amazon and Apple iBooks.

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