by Michelle

Miami

July 5, 2018

Miami is an amazing location for a getaway.  Here are our suggestions on how to spend your time there.

some mott 50 essentials to pack

Tally–Look red hot in the chili pepper print.  This fashion-forward, spaghetti strap, one piece is definitely a show-stopper.

Poppy–Transition seamlessly from the beach to dinner in this one-shoulder, ruffled and embroidered party dress.

Kingston–This easy breezy cover up, featuring fluttery sleeves and a drawstring closure, makes it easy to cover up when you have to leave your longue chair.

 

amazing places to eat and drink

Happy hour at Area 31–Enjoy panoramic views of the city from the 16th floor of the EPIC Hotel. Thursdays it offers $8 cocktails from 5pm-8pm while DJ Kristian Caro provides music, and Fridays drinks are priced by the hour from 5pm to 11pm.

Novikov Miami–This sophisticated Chinese-Japanese restaurant located in downtown Miami features a terrace where guests can enjoy a view of Biscayne Bay.  At Novikov, guests experience ultra-fresh ingredients; they are encouraged to pick the daily catch they want and how they would like it prepared. Don’t miss this amazing restaurant!

El Exquisito–Located in Little Havana, El Exquisito features well-priced, high-quality Cuban fare.  It is a local favorite, and has been highly publicized since its opening in 1974.

Más Cuba Cafe–Stop by this colorful, personality rich restaurant for a Cuban coffee (café cubano).  Pair your café cubano with a breakfast item to feel immersed in Cuban cuisine.

Bocas House– Try out the crazy shake trend at this lively Peruvian restaurant. Flavors such as Tres Leches and Nutella await you!

the coolest hotels

Faena Hotel Miami Beach– Enjoy the art deco style of this upscale hotel located on the white sands of Miami Beach.  Amenities include three lovely restaurants, two bars, a cabaret theater, a spa, a fitness room, free wifi, and more!

Mandarin Oriental– The Mandarin Oriental, located on Brickell Key, provides guests with upscale rooms and is a short drive from downtown Miami.  It features amazing cuisine, a luxurious spa, an outdoor infinity pool and hot tub, a fitness center, and a private beach.

Nautilus South Beach– This hotel, designed in 1950 and located in the center of Miami’s Art Deco district, features rooms with a casual, but elegant vibe.  It offers an 1,890 square foot salt water pool and hot tub with ocean views as well as a trendy restaurant, a fitness center, free wifi, and a private beach.

 

things to do

Explore Miami’s Nightlife–Miami is known to have some of the best clubs in the nation and often draws famous DJs.  Two clubs to check out are WALL, known for its Tuesday night Favela Beach party, and Bâoli Miami, which throws an amazing party Wednesday night and is the perfect spot for a girl’s night out.  

Check out the beaches–Head to South Beach to be immersed in the culture of the beach city, check out Mid-Beach for a more relaxed vibe, or head to Key Biscayne to check out the island’s trails that offer lovely views of the city.

Take pictures in front of the street art–Walk through the Wynwood neighbourhood, America’s most Instagrammable city according to The Telegraph, and experience some incredible street art. These bright walls have transformed the a once gritty area into a place full of hipsters, coffee shops, juice bars, and craft breweries.

Enjoy chasing the sun in Miami

Xx

Mott50