Rudy Nichols, a Florida Department of Transportation sign crew leader, positions a placard designating the Florida Keys Overseas Highway as an All-American Road Friday, Oct. 16, 2009, on top of the Jewfish Creek Bridge in Key Largo, Fla. Friday, federal transportation officials announced that the Keys road, with 42 bridges over water, was one of five highways to receive the prestigious accolade. Thus far, 31 American roads are designated as All-American by the National Scenic Byways program directed by the Federal Highway Administration. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)
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Author: Bob Rountree Bob Rountree wanders around Florida with his wife Kathy in their 24-foot travel trailer, exploring back roads, hidden beaches and scenic parks with kayaks, beach toys and bicycles in tow. A retired journalist from Deerfield Beach, Bob is co-publisher of FloridaRambler.com.