Gabriel and I love heading east to a nearby neighborhood known for their outlandish street art. You can read previous posts on why we love the area
, my family came to visit this past weekend, and among a few other stops, we made sure to visit Wynwood. What a treat!
If you have yet to venture to Miami and are planning on coming in the spring/summer, please dress accordingly. Spring/summer can be pretty HOT, friends.
Think tropical island weather.
You won't find me in anything but tanks, shorts and dresses come mid April.
Upon arrival to Wynwood -
1// Park along the street. Most of the parking is pay to park so make sure you double check.
2// For lunch, grab a few
. Fast, fresh, authentic and moderately priced.
3// After lunch, walk a few blocks north to
) - Area filled with giant murals by street artists from around the world. The art changes pretty regularly, so don't be surprised if you don't see the same mural twice.
4// Try to spot an artist doing their thing live! You can get a
glimpse into the mind of an artist.
5// After spending an hour or so walking around, land a shady spot with a cup of our favorite
This is a great spot to chat, read a book, check a few emails or our favorite - people watch!
6// After your coffee break, walk down the other side of the street and check out
which includes a few boutiques and other shops.
7// Side note: If after spending an entire day in Wynwood has inspired you to source a hip/inexpensive pair of reading glasses while in town, check out
! I purchased my Warby's a few months back before the spot opened in Wynwood.
Happy Monday Friends!