Miami Recap: The Week in Miami (7/3/09 to 7/10/09)
Below is what happened in Miami, Florida this week, as reported on Miami Beach 411 and from other places across the web.
From Miami Beach 411:
- Go to Key West in Only 3 Minutes (Time Lapse Video)
Inspired by video of a guy driving across the county, Brad A Schenck created a wonderful time lapse video of the bus ride that goes from Miami to Key West. Normally, the ride takes about 3 hours, but through the magic of video, Brad speed up the trip to just over 3 minutes. [...]
- Miami: A Hotbed of Argentine Culture
Most visitors to the Magic City are aware of its Cuban heritage—but in recent years the Argentine population here has skyrocketed, introducing a healthy helping of South American cuisine and customs. Here are a few spots where you can release your inner gaucho. [...]
- Comparing California to Florida? There IS No Comparison
I suppose the warm weather, beaches, palm trees and traffic draw some obvious connections. But I have just spent a week in the Golden State, and I have once again been reminded why Florida is not only better, but in a league above California. [...]
- The Biltmore Asks, Why Fontainebleau Hotel?
After seeing this Google ad, it looks like the Biltmore Hotel is starting to take a more aggressive approach marketing their property. [...]
- Miami Drummers Celebrate at the Full Moon Party
At least once a month, after the sun sinks into the Everglades, a group of drummers congregate on the beach in a ritualistic serenade to celebrate the arrival of the full moon. [...]
More News From Around The Web:
Travel & Recreation
- The Biltmore Golf Course – Playable History, Brickell Life
- MIA Has Most Delayed Takeoffs, Riptide 2.0
- Miami Spa Month, South Florida Traveler
- Disney officials shun videography in wake of monorail accident, Carlos Miller
- Band Makes Revenge Video Against United Airlines, Discourse.net
- TattooLaPalooza, Tattoo & Motorcycle Extravaganza, South Florida Traveler
- 4th of July fireworks, South Beach, Random Pixels
- Fourth of July Fireworks, Nikon Miami
Food, Nightlife & Entertainment
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