The Stiles Hotel is one of the many historic, Art Deco, boutique hotels I came across early in the morning while exploring the Miami Beach Architectural District in the South Beach neighborhood of Miami Beach, FL.
A red 1953 Ford sedan and a 1952 Plymouth coupe are parked on Collins Ave. in front of Excess and the Webster Hotel in the Deco District of South Beach, Miami Beach, FL
Early in the morning, during the blue hour, I was able to explore the Deco District of the South Beach neighborhood of Miami Beach and I was able to get a nice capture of the historic Essex House while it’s neon sign is still lit.
This is the view of the Jacques-Cartier Bridge and the historic Monreal Clock Tower as viewed from the Jacques-Cartier Pier at Old Port, Montreal, QC.
You can see the lights of Niagara Falls, NY as you peer across the Niagara River from Niagara Falls, ON which shines powerful colored lights on American and Bridal Veil Falls to create a glowing rainbow effect on the waterfalls at night.
The trees that line Central Park Mall form a beautiful, green canopy and create a feeling of an open hallway in the middle of Manhattan, NYC.
The New York Life Insurance Building, which was built in 1887 and the Aldred Building, which was built in 1931 stand next to each other in the historic square Le Place d’Armes in the Vieux Montreal (Old Montreal) neighborhood of Montreal, QC.
You can see the old mural sign of Hotel Nelson on one of the many historic buildings of the Vieux Montreal (Old Montreal) neighborhood of Montreal, QC.
Two bicycles are parked against one of the many boldly-colored lifeguard stations you’ll find along South Beach, Miami Beach, FL.
A rainstorm slowly passes over the Atlantic Ocean as the sun peaks out from behind the clouds silhouetting a morning jogger on South Beach, Miami Beach, FL.
The Bentley Hotel is a great example of the many historic Art Deco hotels located in the Deco District of the South Beach neighborhood of Miami Beach, FL.
The Adirondac and Horicon are docked at the shore of Lake George, NY awaiting passengers for dining and a sightseeing cruise on a cloudy, misty afternoon.
The silhouetted skyline of Niagara Falls, ON serves as a backdrop against American Falls and Horshoe Falls as viewed from Niagara Falls, NY.
Early in the morning, just after daybreak, I was able to get a nice capture of one of my favorite lifeguard stations on South Beach, Miami Beach, FL. The antenna on top and cool architecture makes it look like it came out of ‘The Jetsons’.
The steamboat Minne-Ha-Ha (laughing waters) leaves a trail of steam as it meanders slowly on the waters of Lake George, NY under low hanging clouds.
This is City Hall located at 1 Penn Square in Center City, Philadelphia, PA.
This is the view of Manhattan from 5th Avenue at Central Park South, in New York, NY.
On my first visit to Toronto, Ontario, I was really amazed at all of the modern architecture of the many towers and skyscrapers that make up Downtown. Toronto really looks and feels like a city of the future.
West Main District in Downtown Louisville, KY, has the most buildings with cast iron facades of anywhere outside of Manhattan’s SoHo district and is on the National Register of Historic Places.
On your epic road trip down Historic Route 66, be sure to make a stop in Grants, NM and check out the vintage signs such as The Roaring 20s liquor store sign.
The Texas Bluebonnets of Eleanor Tinsley park sway in the breeze against a backdrop of the Downtown Houston Skyline.