How to holiday like an A-list celebrity in Miami
Most of us live normal lives with regular jobs, but a recent guide can help us vacation like an A-list celebrity in Miami. Visit Florida has put together some pointers on everything you need for a celebrity-worthy vacation in the magical city, and they say you could see celebrities in these places or just live like one during your visit.
You can take a celebrity-inspired vacation to Miami. Image: Studio ThreeDots
Gorgeous sunny beaches, Art Deco buildings, a vibrant nightlife, creative cuisine, and an emerging arts scene are some of Miami’s main attractions. The hotels are the playground for locals and visitors alike, with the added attraction of sunny poolside terraces, elaborately designed dining rooms, and luxurious nightclubs. Prices vary, but those paying higher prices can enjoy luxuries like private butler service and a personal entertainment assistant. The Setai Hotel, Shore Club, and Ritz-Carlton South Beach are popular with the Glitterati.
You can vacation like a celebrity in Miami, Florida. Image: Jon Davison / Lonely Planet
Miami is blessed with natural beauty, and you can spend the day gazing at South Beach from your sunglasses for the typical Miami Beach experience. You can search for colorful bird species in the trails of Oleta River State Park or just enjoy the downtown greenery while lounging in Bayfront. Miami’s biggest parties also take place in the open air, be it at massive music and dance festivals or at the neighborhood festivals that fill the city’s cultural calendar.
Miami is famous for its sunny beaches and outdoor life. Image: Seastock / Shutterstock
From art and design to global cuisine, Miami is always on the lookout for new ideas. You can also indulge in retail therapy that deserves an A-Lister at the Bal Harbor Shops, which have a collection of luxury retail stores like Bulgari, Chanel, Gucci, Prada, Tiffany, Gianni Versace, and others. All the magic of the city unfolds after dark in its salsa-filled dance halls, candlelit lounges, and rooftop bars with great views over Biscayne Bay and the city skyline.
Cher is one of those celebrities with homes in Miami. Photo by Harry Langdon / Getty Images
You would never know who you are about to discover as Miami has certainly drawn the stars over the years. If you’re in the mood for local stars, Miami resident celebrities include Cher, Matt Damon, Jennifer Lopez, Shakira, Julio Iglesias, Shaquille O’Neal, and Ricky Martin.
For more suggestions on the best Miami celebrity hotspots, see Visit Florida Here.