Find out how American Express Cardmembers get exclusive access to Saturday night reservations, plus a 2008 F&W Cocktail Guide
Read the transcript of this video
[MUSIC] I'm Allan Susser, welcome to Chef Alan's in Miami.
I do innovative Florida seafood, but I'm originally a New
Yorker. When I came to Miami the pallet of ingredients
Change the way that I cook. [MUSIC] It has a
great energy [INAUDIBLE]. There's lots of things to do. It's
very exciting. [BLANK_AUDIO] If you want to see tropical Miami,
go to [INAUDIBLE] topical gardens. As you walk around you
are seeing the a natural beauty. It's there on this
[INAUDIBLE]. It's really a fun. Place to be. [MUSIC] The
pool at the Biltmore is probably the most majestic pool
in south Florida. A classic presentation built in the 1920s.
Great open water, relaxing, great way to spend the afternoon.
Jungle island is like a tropical zoo Wonderful exhibits, parrots
and parakeets to reptiles. They teach you about them but
also how to sustain them. If you care about endangered
species, it's a fabulous place to go. Miami's main strength
is in its diversity. The food, the people. There's no
other place than I'd rather be cooking than right here