Wednesday, April 15, 2009

MiMo: Miami modern

Miami was a blast. On the last day, I climbed into a cab with my camera to go walk around the Mimo district, on Biscayne Blvd. It's full of fifites-style motels, in various stages of decrepitude, but oh so groovy. Even the sidewalks are atomic. Take a look.



Davis Motel

Atomic sidewalk

I bet the sign is nicer than the rooms

red

sun-drenched

vagabond

Carl's El Padre Motel

There was aslo this cute little lady waiting for the bus in her best Easter frock.

An Easter fan

Easter hat

dainty shoes

You can check out my full collection of Miami pictures here.

2 comments:

Nancy said...

Eve, you rock! Those photos are great full of the soûl of a time long forgotten...

Eve said...

Thanks!