The Betsy Hotel, South Beach
Travel Blogs from Miami Beach
this morning we woke up in the car. I was sleeping to the drivers seat and Mactar slept in the back on all his luggage. We started our day in Miami Beach and watched at 7.30 the start of the Miami Triathlon. After we watched hunderts of people getting in and out of the water we went to allthe stand and had a little pre-breakfast with power bars and …
... a long walk along the beach before dinner. This was the night of the eastern NBA finals game 7 so we decided to watch it at a bar where they had it on the big screen. We went to the clevelander bar where all the waitresses wore nothing but crop tops and bikini bottoms and we were few of the only white people in the venue. We had some dinner and drinks in front of the basketball, the vibe in there was amazing it was full and a Monday night, they had a dj and every single screen ...
... shipping companies calling this home.
We Passed several small Islands, one of them has heaps of Condos on it which cost over 2 Million and the fees per year are $250,000 and its secluded so a whole pile of Movie stars own condos there..like Tom Cruise, Julia Roberts to name a few, pretty cool really having a permanent holiday unit there where just the mega rich go and no Filthy unwashed public.. After that we sailed around Star Island and ...
... from Tanya that said, "Ernesto! My friend Amanda just moved to San Francisco...please take care of her."
Since then, Amanda has come to be, what my urban friends like to say, my "homegirl" and food partnah-in-crime.
During my world tour, I told Amanda that I wanted to visit her in Miami and she welcomed ...
... her “What was that noise!” She didn’t think it was funny! She was OK when we were taxiing to the terminal.
After we got our rental Mini-van, we wanted to drive down by the ocean. Our goal was to drive through South Beach. We thought the kids would get a kick out of the freaks. We were only on the main drag and only saw a few freaks.
I really wanted to see the Art Deco ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility