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Local Love: Relocating to Miami

Written by Abbey Shafer

Relocating to the Sunshine State? Miami, Florida is home to beautiful beaches, a bustling downtown and rich culture. Explore all of the local gems Miami has to offer with our Local Love guide!

Best Places to Dine

1. All Day: The most beloved coffee shop in Miami, all day has a full barista counter and also serves breakfast, brunch & lunch. All Day as also voted best cup of coffee by Vogue magazine!


1035 N Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33136

2. Versailles: A Miami staple since 1971, Versailles specializes in authentic Cuban entrees sure to please. Check out their vintage style dining room lined with chandeliers & mirrors for a meal traveled back in time.

Versailles Restaurant - Little Havana - Miami - The Infatuation

3555 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135

3. The Yardbird: The perfect southern comfort food is waiting for you at The Yardbird. This rustic style local restaurant offers staple dishes like fried chicken, ribs, and shrimp & grits. Catch a window seat for awesome views of South Beach.

Yardbird Southern Table & Bar - Miami - The Infatuation

1600 Lenox Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Best Places to Visit

1. Explore Wynwood: Home to gorgeous murals, Wynwood is one of the best artistic highlights in Miami. Showcasing over fifty artists, Wynwood is rich in culture and also offers a variety of local cafes.

Wynwood Neighborhood in Miami

2. Check Out South Beach: Known as one of the most famous beaches in the United States, you’ve likely seen South Beach featured in any Florida-based movie or tv show. With crystal clear water & white sand it is one of the most beautiful beaches around.

24-Hours in South Beach

3. Explore Little Havana: Deemed the Cuban heart of Miami, embrace all of the culture Cuba has to offer here! With vintage architecture & art, you will feel like you’ve traveled even (further) down South. Embrace Cuban inspired boutiques, coffee shops, and cafes all with a neighborhood feel.

Go Off the Tourist Track in Miami's Little Havana

Best Places for Kids

1. Visit the Everglades: Take a fan boat tour across the swamp, or take a walking tour on the boardwalks to see some of Florida’s natural wildlife!

Half Price Tour Tickets - From $31.94 - Miami | Groupon

2. Check out the Venetian Pool: Located outside of Miami in Coral Gables, this historic swimming spot has unique architecture and is great for a hot day!


3. Visit Key Biscayne: A quieter alternative to South Beach Key Biscayne features family friendly amusement & calmer waters so little ones can swim safely.

Explore Beautiful Key Biscayne Beaches

About the author

Abbey Shafer

Abbey Kebe is a marketing coordinator here at MoveEasy, who helps spread the word about MoveEasy's best in class moving concierges!

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