Eye on the World: South Beach

written by | Posted on September 18th, 2012

South Beach, home to the sugar-soft sand and crystal-clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

South Beach, home to the sugar-soft sand and crystal-clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

The Loews Miami Beach Hotel is an iconic South Beach landmark.

The Loews Miami Beach Hotel is an iconic South Beach landmark.

Large buildings along some of South Beach's main thoroughfares command attention, showing off South Beach's eclectic roots.

Large buildings along some of South Beach's main thoroughfares command attention, showing off South Beach's eclectic roots.

DecoBike, a bike-share program in South Beach, affords visitors a chance to get outdoors and explore the city.

DecoBike, a bike-share program in South Beach, affords visitors a chance to get outdoors and explore the city.

Don't let the photo fool you—we had to wake up pretty early (South Beach time) to snap this shot with no traffic. But even with a few cars here and there, a scene this beautiful is more than worth the trip.

Don't let the photo fool you—we had to wake up pretty early (South Beach time) to snap this shot with no traffic. But even with a few cars here and there, a scene this beautiful is more than worth the trip.

South Beach's diverse architectural landscape.

South Beach's diverse architectural landscape.

One of South Beach's many, Bamboo Nightclub has taken over the space of the historic Paris Theater, designed in 1946.

One of South Beach's many, Bamboo Nightclub has taken over the space of the historic Paris Theater, designed in 1946.

Our poolside villa at The Angler's featured three levels of living space, all connected by a wrought iron spiral staircase. Love it!

Our poolside villa at The Angler's featured three levels of living space, all connected by a wrought iron spiral staircase. Love it!

The Angler's Boutique Resort was our home away from home during our visit to South Beach. And we have to admit, the pool was just as lovely as it looks.

The Angler's Boutique Resort was our home away from home during our visit to South Beach. And we have to admit, the pool was just as lovely as it looks.

South Beach, home to the sugar-soft sand and crystal-clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean.The Loews Miami Beach Hotel is an iconic South Beach landmark.Large buildings along some of South Beach's main thoroughfares command attention, showing off South Beach's eclectic roots.DecoBike, a bike-share program in South Beach, affords visitors a chance to get outdoors and explore the city.Don't let the photo fool you—we had to wake up pretty early (South Beach time) to snap this shot with no traffic. But even with a few cars here and there, a scene this beautiful is more than worth the trip.South Beach's diverse architectural landscape.One of South Beach's many, Bamboo Nightclub has taken over the space of the historic Paris Theater, designed in 1946.Our poolside villa at The Angler's featured three levels of living space, all connected by a wrought iron spiral staircase. Love it!The Angler's Boutique Resort was our home away from home during our visit to South Beach. And we have to admit, the pool was just as lovely as it looks.