Manila in Miami - Featuring the home of Josel Suarez

Although Josel Suarez grew up in the Philippines, he has been living in the United rated for 25 years, and 19 of those just outside of Miami. Since Josel is an avid collector of Filipino art and artifacts and Miami shares a similar tropical climate to the Philippines, it was easy for him to fashion his home and garden like he would have in the Philippines. Miami also has a special energy that comes from a convergence of influences from all over the world. It his a business and trade connection to the Caribbean and South America and a travel destination for just about everyone. Josel’s designs tap into these various influences as well as ideas from his own travels.