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Eating Ice Cream in Miami, Florida

Cream Parlor, 8224 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33138 This right here is some of the best tasting I’ve ever had! The employees are so friendly and genuinely seem excited to offer you samples. The flavors are off the hook and very … Continue reading

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Gardens of Miami, Florida

Pure garden: Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden If you’re looking for a true botanical garden experience, there is no better place in the area! Expansive grounds are filled with exotic plants and flowers and miles of trails to walk. I specifically … Continue reading

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Watch Jai Alai in Miami, Florida

It’s the world’s fastest game and you may never have heard of it. Jai Alai isn’t very common in the United States, but more popular in Latin America. However, you can discover the sport at Casino Miami [3500 NW 37th … Continue reading

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Hit the Beach in Miami, Florida: Bill Baggs Cape State Park

Bustling South Beach is the place to be in Miami. Walking down Ocean Drive and Collins Ave with all of the restaurants and shops is something you should experience. But if you’re the kind of person who doesn’t necessarily want … Continue reading

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Exploring the Wynwood District of Miami, Florida

Not too long ago, the Wynwood District was an industrial area you’d have no reason to go, and may feel uncomfortable driving through. But if you build it, they will come. Some paint transformed the drab slum into a hipster … Continue reading

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Experience Cuban food and culture in Miami

Cuba is just a few hundred miles off shore from Miami and the culture of its people has enriched the city and blessed it with some of the best food you will ever eat. After spending a month in the … Continue reading

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The Snowbird Life: Three months in Florida

This winter I escaped the usual snow and cold temperatures of New York and retreated to Florida just like a snowbird! In the state I learned about birds I never knew existed, ate bizarre and wonderful fruits, and learned deeply about … Continue reading

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