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“Sun, Sand and even Surf” 5 of 5 stars
Review of South Beach

South Beach
Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (Nautilus)
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Ranked #8 of 48 attractions in Miami Beach
Type: Beaches
Activities: People-watching, Sunbathing, City walk sightseeing, Nightlife, Dining, Group tours/walking tour
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: People watching is a great pastime in Miami's South Beach, which draws celebrities and beautiful people in skimpy swim attire to see and be seen. The wide and fine, white sand-covered beaches are popular spots for fashion photo shoots, so you're sure to see models. The area is known for its hip clubs and wild nightlife as well as numerous excellent restaurants.
Mississauga
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Sun, Sand and even Surf”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Did not think it would work but the place is perfect. Rich and poor play together in peace. Miami beach offers sandy shores for free! There are loungers and chairs one can rent (and some at very high costs) but the entire place is one relaxed and cool experience. Everyone seems genuinely happy, families, singles, couples. Great atmosphere and a truly exellent beach. Post-storm waves beackon surfers. Another surprise was parking along famous Ocean Drive. easy enough to find a spot with people coming and going all the time.

Visited November 2012
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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“miss it”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Ha what to say about South Beach ?

I spend 8 month in South Beach en I went back there for hollidays and now I miss it so much!

The atmospher is awesome. It's like caribean. There's so many things to do and see all around. Don't miss Ocean Drive and Licoln Road :)

Visited December 2011
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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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“Real holiday feeling”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I loved the beautiful art deco hotels at Ocean Drive, the slow driving cars, sometimes old timers. The beautiful colors, the beach and these special baywatch-cabins, the wonderful weather, Lincoln Road Mall, the atmosphere of Espanola Way. It was a great experience an d I had a real holiday feeling over here.

Visited September 2012
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Cleveland, Ohio
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“Great Beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

What a place to people watch. The ocean is very comfortable for swimming at this time of year. The life guards are very attentive and the beach is clean.

Visited October 2012
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Portland, Oregon
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“One of the finest beaches around”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

We were here a few weeks ago and loved the area. South Beach is perfect for relaxing on the beach and enjoying the restaurants just a few hundred yards away. Warm water and clean beach areas--also not too crowded when we were there.

Visited October 2012
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