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.

The spanish architecture and lush landscaping are truly unremarkable, and the Biltmore hotel and its world class golf course. The Venetian pool is a must see. This city deserves to be recognized as the Most Beautiful City.
Reviewed by tjedlinski
on September 17, 2012
One of the most unique cities in Florida. Beautiful historic neighborhoods, lush parks and fountains, great restaurants, golf courses...it has all the amenities of large city life and the scenery of a tropical paradise.
Reviewed by CG1976
on September 17, 2012
Coral Gables is called "The City Beautiful" for good reason. There is no city more deserving of this designation. The magnificent tropical landscape and unique architecture demostrated in gorgeous residences and even office buildings make Coral Gables one of the best live, work, play destinations in the world.
Reviewed by twadams
on September 17, 2012
very clean and safe city to live.
Reviewed by mvelas420
on September 17, 2012
This is a very beautiful city. I have lived in Miami my entire life and Coral Gables is the best.
Reviewed by Honeypapi
on September 17, 2012
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Population

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