Real World Key West cast’s tanning salon is at the Pineapple Gallery

The tanning salon and swimsuit shop that The Real World Key West cast will be opening is apparently located at the Pineapple Gallery, which was being considered as a location for the house earlier this summer.

The Real World/Road Rules blog–which, bless them, credits several reality blurred stories–connects the dots: “We have learned that the Pineapple Gallery has become just that: a tanning salon and surf shop.”

The gallery is located at 1130 Duval Street; a picture of the exterior is here.

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Marriage At First Sight

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.