Welcome to sunny Miami, and more importantly, to your home away from home! As your local hosts, we're excited to share our insider's guide to help you make the most of your stay in this vibrant city. Get ready for some unforgettable experiences, hidden gems, and a true taste of Miami living.

Explore the Neighborhood:

Our vacation rental is nestled in the heart of Miami, surrounded by an eclectic mix of culture and excitement. Here's what you can discover right on your doorstep:

  1. Wynwood Walls: Dive into Miami's art scene with a visit to the world-famous Wynwood Walls. Admire stunning street art, murals, and graffiti from local and international artists.
  2. Little Havana: Experience the vibrant Cuban culture of Miami by strolling down Calle Ocho. Enjoy live music, sip on authentic Cuban coffee, and don't miss the delicious empanadas.
  3. South Beach: Take a short drive to South Beach, where you can soak up the sun, swim in the turquoise waters, and people-watch on the iconic Ocean Drive.
  4. Bayfront Park: Discover this scenic urban park, perfect for picnics, leisurely walks, and enjoying beautiful views of Biscayne Bay.

Culinary Delights:

Miami is a food lover's paradise, and here are some local culinary experiences you shouldn't miss:

  1. Seafood Feast: Dive into a seafood extravaganza at Casablanca Seafood Bar & Grill. Try their famous lobster bisque and fresh catch of the day.
  2. Food Trucks: Miami's food truck scene is legendary. Head to Wynwood's Food Truck Oasis for a diverse range of cuisines, from tacos to gourmet burgers.
  3. Versailles Restaurant: Sample Cuban cuisine at the iconic Versailles Restaurant in Little Havana. Don't forget to order a cafecito for that extra kick!

Live It Up at Night:

When the sun sets, Miami's nightlife comes to life. Here's how to enjoy it like a local:

  1. LIV at the Fontainebleau: Experience the glamour of Miami Beach with a night out at LIV. Dance to world-renowned DJs and sip on creative cocktails.
  2. Wynwood Arts District: Explore the vibrant nightlife scene in Wynwood. Enjoy live music, craft beers, and cocktails at one of the area's many bars and clubs.

Day Trips Beyond Miami:

While Miami itself offers endless attractions, consider these day trips to nearby gems:

  1. Everglades National Park: Experience the unique ecosystem of the Everglades. Take an airboat tour and spot alligators and exotic birds.
  2. Key Biscayne: Explore this beautiful island paradise with stunning beaches, the Cape Florida Lighthouse, and the Miami Seaquarium.

Local Tips:

  • Miami's weather is almost always warm, so pack sunscreen, light clothing, and a swimsuit for impromptu beach days.
  • Traffic can be hectic, so consider using ride-sharing apps or public transportation like the Metrorail and Metromover.