Westgate South Beach
Travel Blogs from Miami Beach
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Our next Stop was Little Havana. "Little Havana (Spanish: La Pequeña Habana) is a neighborhood of Miami, Florida, United States. Home to many Cuban immigrant residents, as well as many residents from Central and South America, Little Havana is named after Havana, the capital and largest city ...
... and let's just say, we are all feeling a little bit worse for wear this fine Sunday afternoon - Miami knows how to party and we had a legendary night with legendary peeps. She took us in, threw us about a little, fed us, watered us and spat us out in what is clearly true Miami style - this place ain't for sissy's but oh my it's fun... Mañana it's off to LA to start our three week road trip of the west coast, it's almost Vegas time baby, start placing those ...
... that does the City Loop. As we weaved our way through the streets we received an audio commentary detailing Miami's history and the significance of various buildings. Downtown Miami really only came of age in the 80's with massive commercial developments led by banks in particular. We carried on through the ritzy suburbs of Coconut Grove (where the TV show Burn Notice is filmed) and Coral Gables. All I can say is there are some amazing buildings ...
... and would be on the way in a bit. We got through Customs and then had to shuttle out to our rental car. By the time we got to Hertz and our car waiting with Jay's name above it, it was just about 2 hours from when we got to the gate. There's an advantage to not travelling internationally - not having to spend hours with Immigration & Customs, etc.
It was extremely nice not having to go to a rental car counter and just hopping ...
... 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 ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting