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Thrilling Cemetery in Coconut Grove

Updated 30 October 2018 By: Rebecca Cofiño/ Blogger It’s Halloween. Time to raise the undead. For most of the year, zombie fans are relegated to the sidelines of our society, but on Halloween, the spooky, the scary and downright creepy are thrust into the spotlight. Nothing is scarier than the thought of zombies wandering around […]

A Perfect Ride through Coconut Grove

Updated 20 May 2019 By: Rebecca Cofino/Blogger One of the best ways to appreciate the beauty of Coconut Grove is to get out of your car and get on to a bike. From the vantage of your bike seat you can soak in all of the scenery. You won’t be alone. Lot’s of people love […]


Kennedy Park: Coconut Grove’s Outdoor Gym

Updated May 15, 2019 By: Rebecca Cofiño/ Blogger Confession time: I used to be a gym rat. I loved working out and made sure I got my money’s worth out of my gym membership by spending two to three hours there every day. Ah, life before kids. I don’t have that kind of time to […]


Relax: Visit “Old Florida” in Coconut Grove

Updated May 10, 2019 By: Rebecca Cofino It doesn’t take many steps, maybe fifteen, to leave the hustle and bustle of Coconut Grove’s Main Highway and step back in time at the Barnacle Historic State Park. Each step brings takes you a little bit closer to tranquility. Traffic sounds give way to rustling leaves and […]


Kampong Gardens: Historical Beauty

Updated May 1, 2019 Where: 4013 S Douglas Rd. Coconut Grove, Florida 33133 For reservations call: (305) 442-7169 Historical Kampong Gardens, a South Florida Wonder Tours: Two-hour guided tours take place at 10:30 am Wednesday and Saturday through the end of June ($20 per person). Self-guided by reservation only Monday through Friday from 9 am […]


Midori Gallery: A Hidden Gem

Updated 28 May 2019 A hidden gem in the middle of Commodore Plaza will delight any Coconut Grove resident who is interested in ancient collectible artifacts. Midori Gallery specializes in East Asian artifacts and promises to culturally inspire you. Sachi Wagner, the owner of the gallery, has been collecting works for over 41 years from […]