Visit An 18th Century Ghost Town On This Uninhabited Island In Florida
Don’t you just love those surprise pockets of nature and history that most Floridians don’t even know exists? Take Indian Key Historic State Park in Florida for instance. Not only do many Floridians not even know this small, uninhabited island exists on a map, but very few know you can actually visit! The island was once home to the bustling town of Indian Key but now remains an uninhabited ghost town that you can visit as long as you have the means to get there. Check it out…
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Have you ever been to Indian Key Historic State Park in Florida before? Share with us your experience in the comments section! Or if you want to check out a few more ghost towns in Florida, get ready for the ultimate adventure.
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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