Be your own tour guide with the Florida Keys Road Trip, an audio CD you listen to while driving along the scenic Overseas Highway, now an All-American Road.
Informative and enjoyable, w the audio CD set (there is a northbound and southbound version) the brainchild of Keys resident Harry Bowman. The road trip was meticulously created and narrated to follow the highway from mile marker (MM) 0 in Key West to Florida City on mainland Florida.
The 2.5-hour travelogue accurately guides drivers on their journey north through interesting attractions, public parks and little-known sites unseen from the highway. Facts and trivia keep listeners tuned in, complemented by sound effects and background music by local musicians. Narrator Bowman takes listeners through Keys history from their geological formation through today's lifestyles and culture. He emphasizes tourist sites, points of interest and attractions in advance so the traveler can plan to stop and visit. For example, listeners know when and where to walk on the Bahia Honda beach and stroll along the historic Old Seven Mile Bridge.
Priced at $20, the CD can be purchased online, downloaded or mailed. Visit the website for complete details.