Located in Miami-Dade County, Florida, Coral Gables is a place that you shouldn’t miss if you are looking for an amazing place for adventure and for leisure. It is also one of the most historic, stunning and expansive city in Florida. In addition to that, there are a lot of things that you can do in this city and the following below are just some of them.
Go shopping at Miracle Mile
If you are fond of shopping for high-end luxury goods, then the Miracle Mile will serve as a beautiful haven on your part. In here, you can shop for the products of Gucci, Tiffany & Co. Burberry and other high end brands. Now, if you are tired from all that shopping, then there are also several eateries with different culinary offerings at the Miracle Mile.
Fill your stomach with great tasting food
Regardless of whether you feel like eating French or Argentinian food, you would surely be able to find food that will suit your palate in Coral Gables. In fact, there are a lot of restaurants in the city including Mesa that offers Venezuelan dishes and Christy’s restaurant that offers the American classics. Regardless of what restaurant you choose to dine in, you would never go wrong in choosing Coral Gables as your next food destination.
Pay the Lowe Art Museum a visit
This is considered as the first official museum in South Florida dedicated to arts. By visiting this museum, you would be able to see over 17,000 art pieces from different periods. In fact, there, you can find art collections from the Baroque and Renaissance period. Apart from that, there are also so many other things for you to discover at the ground including it’s university bookstore.
Have fun under the sun at the Tahiti Beach
Regardless of whether you feel like swimming or you just wanted to hear the sound of the waves as it reaches the shore, then you should definitely go to the Tahiti Beach. In here, you can also find tennis, basketball and community exercise facilities. There is also a children’s playground here to.
Visit the historic Venetian pool
If you think that a pool is the only thing that you can enjoy at this place, then you are wrong. In fact, the Venetian pool also features canals, fountains and even caves. So, it can serve as a great vacation place for you, especially if you feel like getting wet. Here, thousands of gallons of spring water are also refilled everyday.
Take a photo of a giant shoe sculpture at Cartagena Plaza
At the Cartagena Plaza, you can take a picture with a giant shoe sculpture. This is a replica of the sculpture in Cartagena, Colombia, Coral Gables’ sister city that was made in honor of Luis Carlos Lopez, a Colombian poet. Near it, you can see the wealthiest residential areas.
So, for your next trip to Florida, definitely drop by Coral Gables.