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Picture this: You. With a potent frozen daiquiri in hand. Turquoise blue waves gently lapping against the shore. Kayaks skimming the water up ahead. And then . . . 

"MIJA! Did you put on any sunscreen today?! Oye, this colada is tremendous."

Yes, mom. Heard you loud and clear. Thanks.

Key West is a seriously gorgeous, funky, and chill spot to vacation in — with your family too, believe it or not. Located at the tip of an archipelago that extends out of mainland Florida, the Latin vibe intermingles with a bit of Bahamian and bohemian spirit, which makes for some killer Cuban coffee drinking and a whole lot of adventures that are sure to appeal to everyone in the familia. Just take a look at this slideshow for 10 reasons why you — and even Abuela — will fall in love with this little piece of paradise. 

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