Planning a Trip to Miami? Do This, Eat Here, Stay Here

Planning a Trip to Miami? Do This, Eat Here, Stay Here

Things to Do During the Day in Miami

There’s so many places to check out in Miami. Even living here I feel like I’m always finding a new gem to explore. That’s why I love living here! So if you find yourself in my city make sure you check out my must-see spots, restaurants, and hotels.

Do This, Eat Here, Stay Here

  1. Take pictures at Light Houses near The South Pointe Pier
  2. Get the best view of the city: Sugar at the East Hotel
  3. Tacos happy hour at Bodega  🌮
  4. Art Deco tour in Miami Beach – Art Deco Tours 
  5. Watch a movie on the lawn or a live symphony at New World Symphony 
  6. Rooftop dining: Juvia for for sunset cocktails and stay for dinner.
  7. Grab a Cigar on Calle Ocho
  8. Where to dance Salsa (and smoke said cigar): Ball & Chain Miami
  9. Best Ice Cream: Azucar  (order the Abuela Maria) 🍦
  10. Watch the Cruise Ships depart at Smith and Wollensky
  11. Mojito at Lario’s on the Beach (also be annoying like me and ask if Gloria Estefan is in the kitchen)
  12. Go see a Marlin’s or Heat game! ⚾️ 🏀
  13. PIZZAAAAA: Mister 01  Try the Star Luca 🍕
  14. Best Cuban Food: Versailles Restaurant (order croqueta + Guava pastellito)
  15. Best burger: Kush Wynwood 🍔
  16. Shopping at Brickell City Centre or The Miami Design District  🛍
  17. Fave dinner spot on the beach: Milo’s on Miami Beach
  18. Comfort food brunch: Green Street Cafe
  19. Get dressy and watch a show at Faena Theater
  20. Rent a boat then check out to Stiltsville
  21. Cute patio brunch with the girls: Cecconi’s 🍹
  22. The Perez Art Museum + The Frost Museum
  23. Hotels: The 1 HotelThe Edition Hotel, The Gale Hotel
  24. Must: Vizcaya Museum
  25. Hidden Gem for incredible photos: Spanish Monastery
  26. Run around Brickell Key 🏃🏼‍
  27. Favorite restaurant on the planet: River Oyster Bar
  28. Cuban Coffee a.k.a Cafecito: David’s Cafe Miami Beach
  29. Best donuts: The Salty Donut 🍩
  30. Favorite home decor shop: The Showroom Miami 

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Evelyn Torres
Evelyn Torres

As one of Miami’s top bloggers, Evelyn Torres has become one of the leading voices in fitness, fashion, and Miami. Brickellista started as a Twitter alias in 2009 and has expanded to become a lifestyle blog capturing a Miami girl’s perspective. Evelyn is a businesswoman, entrepreneur, brand ambassador and on the pulse of the Miami social scene.

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