Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Miami

Crandon Golf Course
The Crandon Golf links course is as famed for its tropical environs as it is for its golf.
PHS Helicopters Over Miami
Get a bird's eye of Miami via helicopter at PHS; there are a number of choppers to choose from and a range of routes to fly. Hop over to the local winery with the ultimate in transportation. 
Space
Get your glow sticks swinging at this so-late-you-can-watch-the-sunrise club in Downtown; Space cranks out music by the 'Royal Family of DJs', giving you opportunity to literally dance the night away.
Bal Harbour Shops
The Bal Harbour mall is where it's at for every label under the sun.
Deco Collection
It's all here at Deco Collection, from clothes to music, all set against a stark white backdrop.
Taschen
Treasure tomes abound at Taschen, a temple to glossy photo-books and coffee table treasures.
Tuccia di Capri
Feet aren't generally attractive, unless they're stuffed into a pair of Tuccia di Capri designer sandals.
AllSaints Spitalfields
Ridiculously popular Brit chain, AllSaints Spitalfields finally comes to the US in this fabulous outpost on Lincoln Road.
I Strada
Tired of Miami's flashy fashions? Then check out I Strada, which is all about comfortable, casual clothes for the more sensible Susans among us.
Base
With everything under one roof - from clothes to music - Base in a one-stop credit card-punishing stop.
Flamingo Park Tennis Center
Improve your ball skills at Flamingo Park Tennis Center, home to no less than 19 clay courts.
Tongue and Cheek
Tongue & Cheek doesn't take itself too seriously but the relaxed vibe belies the genius in the kitchen. 
Guess
Blinged-up denim for the cool kids.
Armani Exchange
A/X Armani Exchange needs little introduction - especially in Miami, when designer labels are clad to everyone who's anyone.
Actors’ Playhouse – Miracle Theater
Watch both original and Broadway productions come to life at the Art Deco Miracle Theater, courtesy of the super-talented Actors' Playhouse.
Excellence Luxury Car Rental
Hop in a high-end supercar from Excellence Luxury Car Rental and dazzle the ladies with your pistons.
Tarpoon Lagoon
With so many manmade wrecks along Miami's coastline, there's plenty of life to see beneath the water; take a dive with Tarpoon Lagoon.
Nicole Miller
Gents, watch your credit cards - there'll be no stopping the lady in your life once she's stepped into Nicole Miller.
Smith & Wollensky
Meaty classics by the waterside.
Jet Ski Tours
Spy a celeb or two with Jet Ski Tours, which allows those who rent out its Yamahas to get as close to Star Island as is legally allowed.
The Regent Cocktail Bar
Step back in time and settle down in this charmingly old-school and suavely elegant cocktail bar for some serious alcohol-appreciation time...
Eagle Rider
Hire a Hog, pull on your leathers and rumble down SoBe's streets on a suitably stylish two-wheeler.
Khong River House
Sublimely authentic Thai food with a gin selection to match. 
Agua Bathhouse
The perfect way to recover from a long night in South Beach's clubs.
The Setai
Number one hotel in Miami if you are a high-roller...
Spa at The Standard
The spa is the Standard Hotel's signature amenity, so you can bet your bottom dollar it's good. In fact we can testify that it is one of the best on South Beach, so make like a superstar and step inside.
Azul
Needing little introduction, Azul at the Mandarin Oriental is one of Miami's hottest tables; the M-Bar, at the other end of the hotel, adds to its allure.
Biltmore Hotel
Follow Bill Clinton to the Biltmore hotel and revel in luxury under hand-painted vaulted ceilings.
Books & Books
Think you're well-read? Think again, as the sheer volume of tomes at the Lincoln Road branch of Books & Books will prove otherwise.
Rainbow
Children and women first is the general rule of thumb when a ship is sinking, and it's also the case at Rainbow, a store specialising in little people and their stylish mothers.
Dolphin Mall
The Dolphin is a colossus of a mall that could easily consume an entire afternoon of your holiday.
Urban Outfitters
Low-key but no less stylish, Urban Outfitters has Miami's coolest kids looking sharp whatever the weather.
Kidrobot
Take the little 'uns to Kidrobot; a stylish shrine to toys and clothes for luxury-loving kids.
Mandarin Oriental Spa
As you'd expect from the Mandarin Oriental Spa, this three-floored wonder is spectacularly well-equipped with every treatment you could possibly dream up.
Crandon Park Tennis Center
Watch how the pros do it at Crandon Park Tennis Center, home to the annual Sony Ericsson Open.
Dream Exotic Car Rentals
Whether it's a roof-down supercar or an Abramovich-style yacht you're after, Dream Exotic caters to your every hedonistic whim.
Arsht Center
Not a dime of the $470-million that went into the Arsht Center was wasted: with an opera house, concert hall, theatre, plaza and restaurant inside, it has everything you need for a cultured evening out.
Fillmore Miami Beach
Holding 2,700 spectactors, the Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater is home to name-brand live entertainment.
Club Monaco
Chic yet affordable style at this classic wear label with a penchant for monochRome colour.
Boucher Brothers
Tear up the surf astride a suitably stylish jet-ski courtesy of Boucher Brothers, which is in charge of all rentals on Miami Beach.

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