Archive for July, 2012

Photo: 2nd Street, Downtown Cedar Key

A view down 2nd Street in Cedar Key. 2nd St. is the main thoroughfare in town, where visitors will find restaurants and eclectic shopping.

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Photo: Downtown Cedar Key

A trio of pelicans soak up the sunshine near the marina in Cedar Key on April 15, 2012. Cedar Key hosts a variety of festivals throughout the year, including an arts festival in April and a seafood festival in October. Cedar Key is popular for fishing, bird watching and boating. Aquaculture (farm raised clams) and tourism are two large industries in Cedar Key.

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Photo: Island Hotel, Downtown Cedar Key

The Island Hotel is housed in a historic building in Cedar Key. Now on the National Register of Historic Places, it was built in 1859 as a general store and post office.

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Photo: Downtown Cedar Key

The Cedar Key Bed & Breakfast is housed in a building built in 1880. Photo made on April 15, 2012. Aquaculture (farm raised clams) and tourism are two large industries in Cedar Key.

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Photo: Downtown Cedar Key

Pyrate Isle Hot Sauces on 2nd St. features a large selection of spicy condiments for visitors to buy. Photo made April 15, 2012.

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Photo: Downtown Cedar Key

Gypsy Me Antiques & Collectibles, on 2nd St. in Cedar Key, sells an eclectic array of collectible items. Photo made April 15, 2012.

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Photo: Cedar Key City Beach

Beach goers enjoy a warm afternoon at Cedar Key City Beach.

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Photo: Downtown Cedar Key

A stained glass window at the Cedar Key United Methodist Church depicts a fisherman in a boat, reflecting an important element of life in Cedar Key. Aquaculture (farm raised clams) and tourism are two large industries in Cedar Key. Photo made April 15, 2012.

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Photo: Downtown Cedar Key

An elaborate mosaic decorates a front door of a business along Second Street in Cedar Key.

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Photo: Downtown Apalachicola

Apalachicola’s Old Time Soda Fountain features fresh ice cream and treats made the old-fashioned way.

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