Old Town is what many people think of when you mention Key West.  Residents and tourists alike want to be in Old Town.  You are right in the center of the action and the heart of the business distract.  Walk to world famous Duval street passing artsy cottages and quirky Conch Houses.  The streets are lined with shops, bakeries, restaurants, guest house and many places to unwind with a cocktail.  The main sources of transportation in Old town are bicycles, scooters or your own feet.  A great place to sight see, people watch and smell the flowers.  Many of the homes in Old Town are vacation rentals and second homes.  If you want to be where the action is and down town you want to live in Old Town.