Coral Gables, Florida

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

1 Votes - "Most Beautiful"

Description

Coral Gables’ source of beauty lies in the local nature, Mediterranean revival-style architecture, and culture. The town is home to the renowned University of Miami, the historic Biltmore Hotel, and the world-class Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens. From residences to offices, the buildings demonstrate awe-inspiring architecture and the natural surroundings that make south Florida such a prominent destination. The city and community strive to maintain excellence in its residential properties, international influence, and preservation of nature.

Popular attractions distinct to this town range from Casa Bacardi to Lowe Art Museum. Locals love being greeted by the Granada Entrance and passing De Soto Fountain, the Venetian Pool, and Alhambra Water Tower. You may also enjoy Puerta del Sol or Piag.

Coral Gables has several exciting cultural activities offered year-round. An annual summer concert series is popular in the community, as well as various theatre companies that host productions ranging from Broadway to Shakespeare adaptations. The city is also home to more than 30 fine art galleries.

Visitors can savor time golfing at the country club, boating through waterways, relaxing at the Venetian Pool, or shopping at Merrick Park. The City Beautiful offers a comfortable, pristine setting for a beach vacation.

I have lived in Coral Gables, FL, for 8 years and I love living here!!! We have so many beautiful places to visit all in close proximity to each other, including The Fairchild Tropical Garden, the Venetian Pool and the Biltmore Hotel. We also have the University of Miami, which offers not only a great educational experience, but excellent cultural opportunities for Coral Gables residents, as well as a beautiful campus. We have trees and flowers every where, which are breathtaking! I love my city!!!
Reviewed by Jiacono
on September 17, 2012
This town is beautiful because is very loyal to its history and preservation. There are fun activies for everyone, including the young and the old. Its a hub for world cuisine and cultural events.
Reviewed by Yamila
on September 17, 2012
Love the houses and landscaping.....
Reviewed by bmendoza
on September 17, 2012
Coral Gables is by the far the nicest place to live in the Miami-Dade area. The residents, government, and business owners care about keeping our town beautiful.
Reviewed by kmrzad
on September 17, 2012
It is the most beautiful city in the US; sophisticated yet inviting with vibrant business district and safe neighborhoods.
Reviewed by yaz
on September 17, 2012
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