We have had so much going on we have not had time to post in quite a while. My hope is to post about what we have been up to for the last few months. Until then… one of the things that has kept us preoccupied, besides traveling is that we have a baby on the way!
Baby Girl Traveler is due in February! With our due date quickly approaching and the weather in Houston being ultra crummy as of late, we knew we needed to get away. What better place to take a baby moon than South Beach?!
We were looking for a beach, good food, and fun activities to do and Miami fit the bill perfectly. We had the BEST baby moon!
Metropolitan By Como
We had a difficult time choosing which hotel to stay at because there are so many options in South Beach! We ended up choosing the Como because we liked that it was located a little bit further North, which provided us with a little bit more of a chill vibe. We were not looking to party and stay up all night. The location was just far enough North that we were able to get to everything we wanted to get to in a reasonable amount of time but not be in the thick of the crowds.
The hotel itself was very nice. The hotel staff was wonderful and very accommodating. We requested a room with a balcony and partial ocean view, which is exactly what we got. The full ocean view rooms at the Como do not have balconies and were much more expensive which wasn’t worth it to us because we knew we would be spending most of our time outdoors. The rooms were comfortable and updated. The beach and pool at the Metropolitan were both great too.
We had some of the best food during our stay in South Beach. Every single meal was delicious and every restaurant was very accommodating to Mrs. Traveling Honeymooners gluten free needs. Some of our meals were quick snacks while others were elegant and fancy.
Breakfast, Brunch & Snacks
110 Washington Ave #2, Miami Beach, FL 33139
232 5th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
500 South Pointe Dr #180, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Joe The Juice
1600 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139Traymore
2445 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140
2000 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
49 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
1228 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Joe Stone Crab
11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
1111 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139
458 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139
The boardwalk is a path that runs along the beach from the southern point of South Beach, all the way to North Beach. The path is beautiful and is perfect for walking or biking. We chose to walk and bike the boardwalk multiple times during our stay.
To learn more about the boardwalk click here.
Lincoln Road Mall
Lincoln Mall is an outdoor mall which has clothing shops, art galleries, restaurants and bars.
To learn more about Lincoln Road Mall click here.
Miami is full of festivals and culture. There always seems to be something fun going on. The weekend we were there, the Art Deco Street Festival was in full swing. Ocean Drive was packed with vendors and s
Ocean Drive runs along the beach and is lined with restaurants, bars and shops. We had so much fun walking up and down Ocean Drive. In the evenings, the road is blocked off so people can walk the streets and enjoy all that South Beach has to offer.
Overall, we had a blast in Miami and were very sad to leave! Thanks for stopping by!