ALWAYS IN STYLE Sunny Isles Beach, Miami, sunnyislesbeachmiami.com There’s a certain something throughout Sunny Isles Beach, a sophisticated panache that sets this 2-mile stretch of barrier island apart. Its international edge with fine dining, shopping and people-watching adds a dash of divine to the setting, making it a popular destination among trendsetters for weddings and honeymoons.
It also explains why this pocket of Miami is called Florida’s Riviera. Weddings can take diverse forms here, from themed event spaces to an Old World-style chapel, from urban parks to chic restaurants. Luxury hotels go all out to create distinctive weddings, among them Trump International (trumpmiami.com). Here, couples can host a gala in the posh oceanfront ballroom or keep it simple (if suave) with toes in the sand.
For a vibe between the two, consider a breezy terrace, a pool deck or a manicured lawn just steps from the white-sand beach. One e fec a After an electric-bike ride around town and a yoga session in Pelican Bay Park, get his-andher massages at Trump International’s Aquanox Spa, then go Old Florida with an airboat ride and get your culture kicks with a show or concert at the Adrienne Arsht Center.