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The Most photogenic beach of the world is Miami Beach & Three of the most photogenic hotels are in Las Vegas

The new edition of the 2022 Instagram travel guide, created by Infiki, looked at hundreds of places including hotels, beaches, restaurants, parks & found the most Instagrammable locations for every type of traveller

How did they do it? The methodology around the guide included the refresh of the previous list of 2020 and also considered the rankings plus providing fresh inspiration to prospective travelers. Infiki created hashtags for each location that were then searched on Instagram, with the total number of posts for each being recorded, which allowed them to rank the different locations based on the number of posts and ultimately revealing the most popular destinations on Instagram across a range of categories. 

Here is the quick guide to the Beautiful & Best: 

BEACHES. Miami Beach, home of 12 VE locations including Mercato della Pescheria, Havana 1957, La Cerveceria de Barrio, Cortadito Coffee House, Cafe Americano & Oh! Mexico, ranks #1 out of 50 of the most popular & photogenic beaches in the world, based on over 15M instagram posts.

HOTELS. And about the top 50 hotels around the world, Caesars Palace where our very own Cafe Americano is located ranks in #3 with over 1.5M instagram posts this year followed by the Venetian Resort at #7 with over 270K posts and the home of another VE restaurant, Mercato della Pescheria at St Marks Square. 

The list also includes parks & skylines, of which Las Vegas ranking #22 #vegasskyline with over 18K posts. 

Get the Full List / Link HERE

F1 Miami Grand Prix 2022 & Havana 1957

F1 Miami Grand Prix 2022 & Havana 1957


Haute Living, the leading network of luxury lifestyle publications, recently released the full guide of restaurants included along the 19 turns street-track spectacular circuit for Miami’s first-time F1 Miami Grand Prix

The list compiled by lifestyle writer Adrienne Faroute is rich in details about the impressive culinary spots across the Hard Rock Stadium Campus of which two clubs, one district, the fountains, mia marina & three campuses, one East, one South and the North Campus by Gainbridge that among the attractions will have the North Beach Food Hall  (view Campus Map) where our very own and legendary Havana 1957 will be delighting speed-race fans during the 3 days event serving the iconic plus huge Cuban Sandwich & the Havana 1957 Bowls aka Completas with flavourful combinations of white rice, black beans, sweet plantains with Ropa Vieja, Lechon Asado & even the Meatless Bowl where black beans meet balsamic tomatoes.

The F1 weekend culinary uniqueness will bring together traditional, sexy, glamour & real-Miami with 30+ of the very BEST dining establishments & food trucks will Hola Miami! for the next 10 years, amazing patrons, Yes! This will be hot.  

What else is good to know?
Havana 1957, has 5 locations of which four in Miami Beach from Espanola Way to Lincoln Road and two on Ocean Drive and, closer to the Hard Rock Stadium, is Havana 1957 Pembroke Pines at the Shops of Pembroke Gardens. 

Live Entertaintment? Show & Dinner? Yes, of course.
Take a look at Ocean Drive & Pembroke Pines

What’s trendy? Try Passion Fruit Mojito


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Get the Full List of the Best in F1 / Link HERE



IHRSA’s International Convention in Miami Beach & Havana 1957.

The International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association is a global community of health and fitness professionals that will be hosting IHRSA’s International Convention & Trade Show for the first time at the Miami Beach Convention Center from June 22-24. 

According to Sami Smith, Communications and Public Relations assistance for IHSRA, in a recent article published by FitBizWeekly, the schedule of events will include more than 300 exhibitors, 90 educational sessions, roundtables and panels: “The 2022 convention will focus on shaping the future of the fitness industry and moving forward together”.

The article also features some prominent cuisine & refreshments including the most vibrant rooftops, the Cuban influences in the dining scenery & some delicious grab n go in South Beach. 

Who’s included in the prominent cuisine list?  Our very own Havana 1957, and quote:
Miami Beach is widely known for its Cuban influence. Havana 1957 glamorizes the glory of old Cuba from the 1950s offering traditional Cuban cuisine at its three Miami Beach locations. The menu consists of croquetas and rellenos, plantains, and more delicious Cuban bites. If you stop in, be sure to end your meal with a decadent guava cheesecake.

What else is good to know?
Havana 1957, has 5 locations of which 4 in Miami Beach from Espanola Way to Lincoln Road and Ocean Drive. And 1 in Broward County (Pembroke Pines).
Also, the Mojitos are a must-try during any visit, paired with a Cuban Sandwich.
NEW! On the Menu are the Havana Bowls with traditional Cuban food.

About One fruity Mojito recommendation? Go Passion Fruit

Read the Full Article / Link is HERE

Miami’s Best Cuban Restaurants (

Undoubtedly, one of the best experiences for those who visit the city is to taste the incredible and varied Cuban gastronomy that promises an experience like no other. And everyone who visits Miami has to go to at least one of the best Cuban restaurants in Miami that we have featured in this list.


701 S Miami Ave Brickell City Center 4th Floor / Website

Located in the Brickell City Center, this popular restaurant homages Cuban culture and takes inspiration from the Cuban provincial cities of Camagüey and Pinar del Rio in its decoration and overall ambiance. The restaurant’s handmade food brings Cuban countryside dishes to the table with bursts of smokey, rich flavors from its charcoal cooking. Similarly, the cuisine features a diverse menu that includes large-format meats, rices, veggies, and seafood like tostones rellenos, truffle yuca fries, and empanadas. It features traditional dishes like Lechon Asado (roasted pork), Picadillo A La Habanera (Cuban ground beef stew), Ropa Vieja (marinated flank steak), and more. Desserts like four leches and Cuban pudding can be paired with a Cuban cafecito (coffee). A sleek Havana-inspired bar takes center stage, serving a selection of hand-picked traditional Cuban drinks with a modern twist like the classics mojito and daiquiri or the Marabu Mule’s, a restaurant’s creation, and others. This is one fabulous spot you will not want to miss.


1410 Ocean Drive / Website

This popular destination, which has several locations across the city, will make you feel like you were in Havana and relive the glamor of old Cuba from the 50s through a fantastic gastronomic experience like no other. Inside, its decor is inspired by Cuba with red and yellow tones and lots of leather and wood that will create a great ambiance typical of Cuba. Here you will find typical dishes such as Garlic Shrimp, Cuban Fried Pork Chunks, a Cuban Sampler, and more. Also, breakfast items like the famous Cuban Tortilla (omelette), midnight sandwich, or the typical Cuban lunch boxes offer soups, salads, or main dishes and their delicious side; a varied menu. And, don’t forget to try their delicious drinks like fruity mojitos, Cuba Libre rum, signature cocktails like the Habana Cosmo, and others. You have to visit a place, and when you are satisfied, you can walk along the famous Ocean Drive.

source: Miami’s Best Cuban Restaurants


Eater Miami knows where the best pancakes in town are and Cafe Americano is on the list.

According to writer Juliana Accioly, about where to indulge in pancakes around Miami: “is dotted with restaurants ready to please all tastebuds with heaping plates of sweet and savory options, served with a wide range of mix-ins and creative toppings…”

From Wynwood to downtown Miami & obviously Miami Beach, the Eater Miami list includes the best 10 options to try now. 

Who’s on the List?  Our very own Cafe Americano’s golden & fluffy house-made buttermilk pancakes that are actually served in a forever breakfast mode, aka All Day Brunch, which basically means that from breakfast to lunch, all day thru 5pm.

What else is good to know? That our delicious pancakes are also available at Cafe Americano at the Redbury Hotel on Collins Avenue (Miami Beach) & if you are travelling to Las Vegas, you will find them at our open 24 hours Cafe Americano locations at Caesars Palace & Paris Las Vegas.

Check the Top 10 full List? / Link is HERE


Cafe Americano AND the 1001 reasons to visit Miami

Cafe Americano AND the 1001 reasons to visit Miami

Travel Writer Dwight Brown compiled 1001 reasons to visit Miami, from festivals to upcoming events, cool places to stay on the beach like the Balfour & Kimpton Angler’s, things to do & where to eat in Miami Beach highlighting all day brunch at Cafe Americano with locations on Collins Avenue & Ocean Drive.

The 1001 reasons list has been published by, the black media authority in the Arts & Entertainment section under the title: “Join the Fun at Miami Festivals & Events 2022 About Cafe Americano on Collins Ave he said:”Dig into the Carrot Cake French Toast that’s crowned with candied carrots at Cafe Americano Collins Ave. and eventually you’ll find your way to a center filled with raisin & pecan cream cheese filling. Watch the parade of beachgoers, tourists and nightclubbers go by on Collins Ave. as you eat, and you’ll be entertained too. Brunch is served all day”








Oh Mexico Restaurant among The 100 Best Mexican in USA, according to Instagram And the ONLY Miami Beach restaurant that made it to the 100.

Oh Mexico Restaurant among The 100 Best Mexican in USA, according to Instagram And the ONLY Miami Beach restaurant that made it to the 100.

The Travel Aisle blog is an online publication, self described as “Your one-stop shop for travel tips, advice and inspiration.  We’re a team of travel fanatics who love exploring the world and sharing the tips and tricks we learn along the way”. 

About the methodology for TA list, they said using TripAdvisor to put together a list of hundreds of Mexican restaurants across the nation, then considered how many photos had been tagged on Instagram per restaurant  which resulted in the The top 100 results of which Oh Mexico Restaurant is the ONLY restaurant  in Miami Beach that made to the list with 9.855 tagged photos.

Get the Full List / Blog HERE


Mercato della Pescheria at The Venetian Resort & the Where to Dine on Valentine’s Day in Las Vegas

Mercato della Pescheria at The Venetian Resort & the Where to Dine on Valentine’s Day in Las Vegas

Social Media Manager Janna Karell with the local journalism that makes the difference, Las Vegas-Review Journal, put together a list of 14 restaurants offering dining specials for Valentine’s Day in 2022.

Mercato della Pescheria at Grand Canal Shoppes made it to the list with our  4-course set menu from Feb. 12 through Feb. 14. The dinner includes a Prosecco glass and a crudo duo of salmon tartar & tuna crudo followed by foraged mushroom & truffle risotto. The main course is a surf and turf center cut filet & coal-roasted shrimp with roasted potatoes and arugula and tableside tiramisu for $140 per couple.
Reservations are now available. Book Here
As seen in Las Vegas-Review Journal. Get the Full List / HERE


Brunch at Café Americano at Redbury Hotel

A popular concept that originated in Las Vegas, Café Americano, has two locations in Miami Beach on Ocean Drive and Collins Avenue, and both are open all day, every day for brunch, seven days a week from at 7 a.m. to close. Savor expertly crafted cocktails as mixologists create everything from classic cocktails to signature drinks, like Aperol Spritz or Espresso Martini.
At Café Americano Collins Avenue brunch lovers can indulge in breakfast classics and comfort food with a Latin twist. With popular dishes like the sweet Carrot Cake French Toast, Huevos Rancheros, or Build Your Own Avocado Toast (Southwestern, L.E.O., Italiano.) You can also find your favorite smoothie at the Juice Bar, or pick one of the Fruit & Grain options
#CafeAmericano @CafeAmericanoMB @redburymiami


Oh! Mexico Restaurant Honored with Hispanic Heritage Month Award 2021 on Española Way

Oh! Mexico Restaurant Honored with Hispanic Heritage Month Award 2021 on Española Way from World Red Eye Films on Vimeo.

Miami Beach, FL – October 7, 2021 – Oh! Mexico restaurant has been awarded with the 2021 Hispanic Heritage Month Awards in the Business category in recognition of an outstanding role, 25 years of service and contributions to Miami Beach’s Hispanic community. The Hispanic Affairs Committee and City Commissioners recognized Oh Mexico during the awards ceremony at the Española Way Rotunda on Thursday, Oct. 7 at 6 p.m.

Other individuals and businesses were chosen to be honored in various categories, including Hispanic Community Member (Public Service) to City Manager Alina T. Hudak, Business Advocate to Ceci Velasco (Executive Director Ocean Drive Association), and In Memoriam Recognition to Sgt. Eduardo “Eddie” Perez of the Miami Beach Police Department.