Miami Beach, Florida, USA

  South Beach's appeal is the throngs of beautiful people and the wild nightlife. Party people aside, its simply a great beach. While the sand isnt powdery white, its clean and stretches for miles from the tip of South Beach all the way up to Bal Harbour. The water, although its technically the Atlantic, is so clear it looks more like the Pacific. Beachside cabana service, where you can get everything from sandwiches to salads, also gives the beach a bit of European flair.

   South Beach is located due east of Miami city between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. The area encompasses all of the barrier islands of Miami Beach south of Indian Creek. South beach is known for its soft sand beaches, party night clubs and world class condos. South Beach, Florida has been called the American Riviera and an Art Deco Playground. Yet there is more than fine sand to South Beach's fantasyland of exuberant architecture. South Beach, Florida offers an eclectic mix of world-class boutiques, galleries and stores, and Miami Beach rates as a culinary hot spot for gourmet to casual cuisine.