Coconut Grove is nestled between Coral Gables and Downtown Miami and is a sail away from Key Biscayne. This charming village is considered by many the "Jewel of Miami." Tourists and residents alike love Coconut Grove for its quaint village atmosphere, treelined streets, brick sidewalks and its proximity to Biscayne Bay.
For evening entertainment, visit the Coconut Grove Playhouse and experience "Broadway by the Bay," or choose from many other theaters and nightclubs located in the Grove.
The village is a shopper's delight. boutiques, art galleries, novelty shops and apparel stores line the quaint streets in the Downtown village. The Streets of Mayfair, Commodore Plaza and CocoWalk are home to some finer national retail stores. Shoppers are in paradise while browsing the streets of Coconut Grove.
Fishing and Sailing charters are available from the various Grove marinas. Bicycles, motor scooters, rickshaw rentals and roller skates let you experience the Grove at your leisure.
Coral Gables' planners and developers were influenced by the City Beautiful movement of the early 1900s. Coral Gables offers residents tree-shaded streets radiating from ornate plazas, grand entranceways and plenty of green space. Founded by George Merrick in 1921, it is home to some of Miami's most historic sites.
Many buildings and districts of Coral Gables are meticulously preserved as historic landmarks, offering a glimpse at Merrick's grand vision. The Coral Gables City Hall and Douglas Road Entrance are two reminders of Coral Gables' history, reflecting the predominant Mediterranean style that flavors the city.
Coral Gables is home to many fine restaurants and cafes, and is ideal for scenic walks and after-dinner strolls. It includes the campus of the University of Miami and Fairchild Tropical Garden, with 83-acres of tropical plants from around the world. Coral Gables is a perfect spot for relaxing and enjoyable entertainment right outside the city limits of Miami.
Often overlooked, this island paradise located just six miles off the coast of Miami is as rich in history as it is in lush tropical beauty. Originally discovered by Ponce de Leon, it is still sought by divers and treasure-hunters for its remarkable coral reef, and its legendary sunken treasure. Tourists also seek it out for its serene beaches, romantic atmosphere, as well as its many great attractions, restaurants and shopping.
Because it is often overlooked by tourists, Key Biscayne is the recreational spot of choice for many Miamians. From bicycling, tennis, golf and fishing to kite boarding, windsurfing, sailing and waterbiking, Key Biscayne holds some of the best that Miami has to offer.
Home of the Miami Seaquarium (the original home of "Flipper" the dolphin) and frequent host to world-class tennis events, Key Biscayne is a fantastic spot for savvy tourists. Some of Miami's finest resorts are located along Key Biscayne's scenic sandy beaches, but more than 3 miles of its valuable beachfront real estate remains undeveloped.
Key Biscayne also offers the most breathtaking view of Miami's skyline imaginable.
City of Doral
Occupying 15 square miles just west of Miami International Airport, the City of Doral is one of South Florida's most outstanding cities. Its lush, tree-lined streets and plentiful green areas blend seamlessly into some of the region's most active industrial, artistic and commercial districts, making Doral a city that is as soothing and picturesque as it is productive.
For visitors, Doral offers a plethora of entertainment, lodging, dining and shopping options, making the city one of the most popular destinations in Southeast Florida for both tourism and business travel.. Its many top-rated institutions of learning, ranging from elementary schools through colleges and universities, have also made Doral one of the most desirable places to achieve an education in Miami-Dade County.
With everything it has to offer, it's little wonder why now, more than ever, the City of Doral is the perfect destination for every purpose under the sun. So visit and enjoy Doral, recognized nationwide as on of the country's most successful municipalities, for all the right reasons!
Village of Palmetto Bay
Welcome to the Village of Parks!
Comfort and convenience just a few short miles from downtown Miami, the heart of South Florida's cultural, entertainment and international business center.
Palmetto Bay is South Florida living at its best, providing small town charm within easy reach of big city sophistication. Palmetto Bay is your home for bike trails, tree-lined streets, top-rated schools and beautiful bayfront homes. Enjoy shopping and dining along a bustling US-1 corridor, the center point between downtown Miami and the Upper Florida Keys. Palmetto Bay is your home for an unrivaled community Parks system.
Come home to Palmetto Bay, the Village of Parks.
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