First-timer’s guide to Miami during Super Bowl LIV

Heading to Miami for Super Bowl LIV? Relax – you’re in exceptionally good hands. This will be the eleventh time the Magic City has hosted the big game, more than any other municipality in the US. They’ve learned what works, what doesn’t and how to throw a heck of a party. More good news: game viewing conditions should be downright delightful. February is one of the best times to visit Miami, as temperatures hover around a balmy 75°F (24°C) with very little chance of rain.

The 8 best day trips from Nashville

After you’ve exhausted the honky-tonks and legendary hot chicken scene, a day trip from Nashville is definitely in order. Luckily, the surrounding cities and towns are up to the task, full of natural and historical wonders that are ripe for a quick adventure. Whether you find yourself sampling some Tennessee whiskey from a powerhouse distillery or exploring the mysterious depths of an underground sea, here are eight of our favorite day-trip destinations.

Top 20 free things to do in Nashville

Like its infamous hot chicken, Nashville knows how to bring the heat. Even with its ambitious big-city plans, Music City retains the charm and gentility of a small Southern town. Despite its growing popularity, exploring Nashville doesn’t have to break the bank. From the wild honky tonks on Broadway to the scenic hiking trails along Radnor Lake, here's our top free things to do in Nashville. Nestled within an unassuming strip mall, the legendary Bluebird Cafe has hosted performances from trailb

How to spend a perfect weekend in Miami

With its close proximity to the Caribbean, Miami (distinct from nearby Miami Beach) stands at the crux of two separate worlds. The city – the sixth most densely populated in the U.S. – marries the frenetic energy of a thriving global metropolis with the languid pace of sun-soaked island life. A weekend in Miami means dipping into both worlds in a sometimes bewildering, but always irresistibly alluring way. After all, it’s called the 'Magic City' for a reason.

Neighborhood Spotlight: Coconut Grove

Whether it’s playing a game of Frisbee with their pups at a bayfront park or taking part in one of the neighborhood’s wacky-but-endearing street festivals, Coconut Grove residents don’t just like living in their neighborhood—they’re downright fanatical about it. You’ll find this lush community nestled against the waters of Biscayne Bay, between the stately Mediterranean mansions of Coral Gables and the glittering hi-rises of Brickell. Coconut Grove also offers its residents direct access to U.S. 1—one of the city’s main traffic arteries.

Meet Miami's Upper East Side Neighborhood

Situated east of Biscayne Boulevard, between Edgewater, Miami Shores, and Little Haiti, lies the charmingly retro Upper East Side. Also known as the MiMo District, the area is home to one of the largest collections of Miami Modern architecture in the city—a unique building style developed in the post-World War II period. The Upper East Side is made up of smaller neighborhoods-within-a-neighborhood connected through a shared love for its one-of-a-kind midcentury style, central waterfront location, and quirky creative spirit.

25 Fun Things to Do in St. Petersburg With Kids

While east coast cities like Miami and Fort Lauderdale give Florida a dose of international cool, the west coast of the state has plenty of hip sights and sounds that are worthy of a family getaway. St. Petersburg, located on the Gulf Coast of Florida, is one of those spots, with sun-drenched beaches and a charmingly quirky/artsy vibe all its own. Looking for a rundown of family-friendly spots in St. Pete & nearby Clearwater? Check out our 25 favorites.

Miami vs Miami Beach: a local’s take on two cities

In much of the world’s eyes, Miami and Miami Beach are one and the same, often used interchangeably in conversation. It’s a sentiment that was reinforced by LeBron James back in 2010, when he told the world he was ‘taking (his) talents to South Beach.’ After uttering that infamous line, Miami residents collectively rolled their eyes. The NBA superstar had just signed a contract with the Miami Heat – not the Miami Beach Heat.

Little Havana’s Tower Hotel transforms into a giant stage for a new theater series

You can study the rapidly changing skyline for clues of Miami’s evolution, but what do the interior of the buildings themselves reveal about a city? That’s the focus of Miami Motel Stories, a real-time immersive theater experience taking place inside hotels and motels in developing neighborhoods. The three-part series launches on October 27 at Little Havana’s Tower Hotel (1450 SW 7th St), former stomping grounds of Billie Holiday and other jazz legends.
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