We spent a relaxing and food-coma inducing weekend in Miami Beach, after dropping Baby V off with my parents! We took a late night flight into Fort Lauderdale (flights are usually cheaper into this airport than the one in Miami), and took a taxi into Miami Beach.
We stayed at the historic Clay Hotel on Espanola way. I would highly recommend this place! It was close to the main restaurant district (right above them, in fact), two blocks away from the beach, and the room price included free lounge chairs and umbrellas. There was also a free breakfast, but we never woke up early enough to take advantage.
Even though it was past midnight when we landed, we were hungry and went out looking for some late night eats. We found La Sandwicherie, a sandwich counter serving fresh sandwiches. While it tasted decent, it might have been better if the bread wasn’t so hard. I would recommend getting the croissant instead of the french bread, and ask for the sauce. Good thing was that it was open past 2AM!
After having our fill, we went back to our hotel and checked in for the night. Our next two days in Miami Beach were