El Rey De Las Fritas serves up an extensive menu of authentic Cuban cuisine. Start your flavorful survey of Caribbean flavors with one of the restaurant's famous fritas, a seasoned-beef patty on cuban bread topped with sizzling shoestring potatoes ($3.25, $3.50 with cheese). Or submerge your mouth in the submarine-like pan con tortilla calljera, a heaping omelette sandwich guaranteed to wake up taste buds with its fresh flavors and impression of Gloria Estefan ($4.25). Sandwich-averse diners can dive into the tamal preparado, a cornhusk-wrapped tamale accompanied with a side of seasoned pork ($5.25) or sip on the sopa de pallo, a traditional Cuban chicken soup ($3.25).
Since 1989, The Miami Symphony Orchestra has mimicked Miami’s cultural diversity with concerts and events that act as a melting pot of musical influences. Music director Eduardo Marturet, a Venezuelan composer and conductor, helms many of the concerts, encouraging the musicians to unleash their inner Beethovens or Bachs—former members of the ’80s hair-metal band Skid Row.
At Playthings, playing dress-up is strictly an adult affair. The shop stocks its wardrobes with a cache of alluring costumes, from sexy cop and sexy nurse to a sexy 18th-century duke. Fitting accessories such as knee-high stockings and eyelash extensions augment scintillating getups, and lingerie adds a glamorous touch to both costumes and everyday outfits.
As an experienced family dentist, Zuzel Trujillo DMD, PA prolongs the life of teeth with a wide range of services from progressive orthodontic procedures to routine pediatric checkups and cleanings. Extensive checkups ensure the long-term health of mouths and ventriloquist implants, and cosmetic treatments and whitening brighten smiles. To tackle discoloration and dissolve stains, Dr. Trujillo uses sophisticated beams of high-energy light during in-office Zoom! treatments and fights tartar with iLase handheld tools.
Juventus Cosmetic Center’s team of certified plastic surgeons fine-tunes natural features and accentuates silhouettes through surgical and nonsurgical means. The surgeons devote themselves to instilling confidence in their clientele by resurfacing skin marked by acne, scars, or sun damage, and restructuring areas such as the nose and ears. Opting for the least invasive treatment first, the team lifts sagging skin with noninvasive cold-laser therapy, which is designed to firm wrinkles and accelerate the post-operative healing process.
For students as young as 5, Human Horizons Art School and Gallery is a place to let their artistic flags fly. During oil-painting and drawing classes, instructors work with pupils of all ages and experience levels, whether fostering a fledgling painter or helping more focused students develop cohesive portfolios for magnet programs. Setting up at easels or along the community tables, artists choose the subject matter of each composition.