Boat Under Peacock Park Walkway on Coconut Grove Waterfront

GE DIGITAL CAMERATiny rowboat hiding under the Peacock Park boardwalk in Miami’s Historic Coconut Grove.

This is where Miami began. A  British couple by the name of Mr and Mrs Peacock came here from the Bahamas in the late 1800s and opened the Peacock Inn.

The first hotel in the area was a modest affair, but today it’s surrounded by modern high-rise condos. Peacock Park is a local favorite and in the National Registry of Historic Places

Many people live aboard sailboats and use these small boats to come ashore at Peacock Park in Coconut Grove