We know what you’re thinking right now: how? Miami can get pretty expensive especially to those who simply don’t know how to manage their time and money. Of course, who wouldn’t? Miami spoils most of its visitors with great food, an eternal summer-like weather – it is definitely a fact that Miami is a paradise and we just can’t deny that.
But we all know that certain paradises can hurt our wallets, but how can you can still enjoy Miami without accumulating a credit card debt? And yes, it is possible to do so without going broke and scraping through change in the deepest recesses of your wallet. Here’s a few secrets to living the luxurious life in Miami without going in debt.
1. Gourmet Cooking Lesson at Williams-Sonoma
Have you always stared at various cooking shows (yes, Master Chef included) and always wondered if you could whip up your own 5-star dish without worrying if you’re going to burn the kitchen down? Head over to William-Sonoma at Lincoln Road every Sunday to learn how to cook your DIY gourmet kitchen food. Here they will teach you everything from how you pick the freshest produce from farms to canning your own pickles. You might even surprise yourself.
2. Irresistible Glam Up Deals
Although Blo Midtowns is known to be one of the least expensive salons to have a make-over, they will make your $35 look like you’ve done worth a million dollars. Your $35 will include wash, dry and style and eight different looks to choose from depending your mood of the day. If $35 is a bit of an amount for you, you can always opt for Brilliance NY which offers a really competitive $26 package. It consists of a blowout, a full makeover, deep conditioning treatment and a facial. Over at Gee Beauty, they offer a $40 glamor package consisting of a makeover and faux eyelash application that will make you a diva in no time. Make sure you avail it during their beauty happy hour every Wednesday through Saturday from 5pm to 9pm.
3. Happy Hour at Mondrain Sunset Hours
If you’re looking for a Happy Hour that will keep you on your toes, then Mondrain’s Sunset Lounge is definitely for you. They hold a drink deal that you can snag everyday which has selection and price changes that matches the hours from 6 pm to 9pm.
4. Tea Time Sunday Afternoons at Vizcaya
If you’re trying to live the posh life, even for a day, you can try the Sunday teas at Vizcaya for just $16. Here you can have freshly baked scones with clotted cream with Vizcaya’s Tapestry Tea blend from 1pm to 4 pm.
5. 50% off Wednesday at Shelborne Beach
Yes, you heard us right. Wednesdays are 50% of at Shelborne’s Versper American Brasserie. You’ll never feel guilty for spending a bit on wine and appetizers that are 50% off. Happy hour is happy hour after all.