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Underwater Music Festival to Entice Divers and “Mermaids”

Underwater Music Festival to Entice Divers and “Mermaids” June 13, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Courtesy of the Big Pine & Lower Keys Chamber of Commerce The Florida Keys’ living coral reef is widely known for its marine diversity, not for subterranean music or seductive mermaids. Except, that is, during the Lower Keys Underwater Music Festival.   This unique event draws several hundred...

Pelican Cafe in Miami Beach | People Watching & Fine Dining

Pelican Cafe in Miami Beach | People Watching & Fine Dining May 30, 2011 | What's New | Read More
South Beach’s Ocean Drive is prime people-watching terrritory. And Pelican Cafe, which sits right on the strip, is one of the best places to catch an ever-changing glimpse of life in SoBe. Here, you’ll see it all: bronzed beach babes ala Victoria Secret; hunky guys with sculpted physiques;...

Jungle Island | Miami’s Top Family-Friendly Attraction

May 30, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Visiting Miami and seeking the perfect place for family fun? Look no further than Jungle Island (formerly known as Parrot Jungle). Always a hit with kids, this must-see attraction has a beautiful aviary that is home to more than 200 parrots and and an assortment of 3,000 exotic creatures. Its resident...

Luxury for Less: Bonus Deals and a Free Night at the Ritz in Miami and South Beach

May 30, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Mention the Ritz-Carlton and discounts are the last thing you think of. After all, stays at the high-end hotel chain’s properties don’t come cheap. But even the Ritz’s high level of comfort, style and elegance can be had at a relative bargain. The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove in Miami,...

Miami’s Top 5 Romantic Restaurants

May 30, 2011 | What's New | Read More
If you think romance is all about long-stemmed roses, chocolates and jewelry sparkling with a girl’s best friend, you’re missing the point. Contrary to what Hollywood and TV commercials tell you, showing how much you care is about much more than gift-giving. It’s about good, old-fashioned...

Waldorf Towers | A Renovated Miami Beach Classic Hotel

May 30, 2011 | What's New | Read More
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Historical and Architectural Tours of Miami

May 30, 2011 | What's New | Read More
It’s well-known that Miami is a popular escape for stylish travelers interested in the latest trends in art and fashion. What’s lesser known is that the city is also a storied destination equally attractive to lovers of history and architecture. Sponsored by HistoryMiami (formerly the Historical...

Lindsay Lohan at the Raleigh Hotel in South Beach

Lindsay Lohan at the Raleigh Hotel in South Beach May 26, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Celebrity-watchers kept a close eye on troubled actress Lindsay Lohan last weekend, as she did a Plum Magazine cover shoot on the roof of the Raleigh Hotel in Miami Beach. But for travelers, the real news is the hotel itself. Designed and built in 1940 by the architect Laurence Murray Dixon, whose work...

Boca Raton | A Luxurious South Florida Retreat

Boca Raton | A Luxurious South Florida Retreat May 25, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Less than an hour north of Miami sits Boca Raton, a picturesque and well-to-do seaside resort town that relatively few tourists venture to. But for in-the-know vacationers, Boca is one of southern Florida’s best places to enjoy the good life, including crowd-free beaches, high-end shopping and...

Rocco’s Tacos | A Mexican Restaurant in Fort Lauderdale

April 26, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Inspired by the owner’s trips to several well-known cities south of the border, Rocco’s Tacos and Tequila Bar dishes up authentic Mexican cuisine and custom margaritas in an atmosphere that feels like the real McCoy (thanks to much of the decor being imported from Mexico). Starting just...