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Discover Bliss During Miami Spice and Spa Month

Summer is the prime season to be in one of Florida’s most intriguing and culturally diverse cities, Miami. The months of July-September offer incredible soirees and experiences that will leave any resident or visitor feeling luxurious, as well as gastronomically satisfied. Specifically, we’re referring to Miami’s Spice and Spa Month. Thanks to the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau, the organization responsible for these and other events, Miami offers year-round promotions such as Miami Film Month, Miami Museum Month, and Shop Miami Month.Read More

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Top Things to Do in South Florida This Summer

South Florida is always brimming with beautiful socialites, high-end fashion, delicious authentic cuisines, and non-stop soirees. So whether you are a local or visitor of the area, the possibilities of things to do are endless. Luckily, Gold Aviation is “in-the-know” of the best events happening in South Florida this summer.

Wednesday Cocktail Hour at the National Hotel Miami Beach

In honor of its recent $12M dollar renovation, the contemporary yet elegant National Hotel Miami Beach is launching a bi-monthly “Wednesday Cocktail Hour” starting July 16th-August 27th at 6pm in the hotel’s sophisticated Blues Bar. The Bar will feature live Jazz/Blues music, vintage cocktails at vintage prices, and complimentary appetizers all within a retro, Art Deco-style ambiance. Perfect for after-work cocktails, or a night-cap for visitors staying at the hotel.Read More

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Government Shutdown Impacts on Charter Flights

On October 1, 2013, a government-wide shutdown went into effect, impacting services provided by nearly all government agencies. While the shutdown has not impacted basic aviation safety services, it has had an impact on many aspects of business aviation.

The NBAA (National Business Aviation Association) has been underlining the shutdown’s effect on the business aviation industry.

In a letter to members, Ed Bolen, NBAA President and CEO highlighted that the shutdown threatens the aviation industry with the elimination of jobs, closure of companies and the loss of millions in economic activity.Read More

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Events in South Florida You Won’t Want to Miss!

What do you think of when you think of fall in South Florida? Other than slightly cooler temperatures, fall is the time for the best in luxury events. Whether you are attending the South Beach Seafood Festival, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, or the Miami International Auto Show, South Florida is the place to spend time this autumn.

South Beach Seafood Festival

The South Beach Seafood Festival, held Saturday, October 19, 2013, celebrates the seafood experience of Miami and helps kick off Miami’ Beach’s premier Stone Crab Season. The event features food, drinks, and all day entertainment hosted on the sand beaches in South Beach. Ten locally selected restaurants will feature a 20×20 culinary garden with seating, as well as various signature seafood items. Also included in the mix are full bars that offer wine, cocktails, and beer, all prepared by local mixologists. In addition, great live entertainment will be featured, such as music from local bands, culinary and cocktail demonstrations from featured chefs, and other interactive activities. Best of all, you can start the party early with an exclusive VIP kick off at Joe’s Stone crabs for a night of fresh stone crabs Thursday evening, October 17th. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce’s Education Foundation, as well as CI Foundation, which both focus on educating the future leaders of the community.Read More

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South Beach Takes to Sand for La Martina World Cup Polo

This past weekend Miami Beach welcomed thousands of spectators to the Miami Beach Polo World Cup. This annual tournament included a luxury filled four days under the Oceanside tents with polo matches viewed from VIP lounges, post match after parties, and gourmet cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.

The competition took place ocean side just steps from the luxurious Setai Hotel & Resort between 21st and 22nd Street. The event was highly competitive with exciting play from the world’s best polo players including England’s Jamie Morrison, Holland’s Vincent Mesker, Guille Usandizaga, a recent Miami Beach and Chicago Beach Polo winner, and Luis Escobar, 2009 MVP. Guests were entertained after tournament play with event-themed soirees and dinners.Read More