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Capture the evolution

What are we looking for?

The sharpest writers in travel and lifestyle media, with an eye for what’s in. Those telling unexpected stories and shaping the narrative of contemporary travel.
  • Influential
    You’re an established name at a world-leading publication or a freelancer with a prolific track record contributing to cutting-edge outlets.
  • Editorial
    You have the ability to discover small, independent travel stories, amplify what the world needs to hear and influence global opinion.
  • Connected
    You value the power of networking. You’re keen to develop relationships with senior decision makers from contemporary travel’s leading brands.

What's
included?

You’ll get up to:

  • 42 one-on-one appointments with L.E/Miami’s highly curated guest list of contemporary travel brands
  • 3 press activities and unique Miami story angles
  • 1 bespoke agenda, including full access to L.E/Open House, the L.E/ marketplace, our legendary Lunch Programme, and the official Opening and Closing parties
  • 5 nights’ accommodation in one of our partner hotels
  • 1 flight credit from your location*

    * Flight Credits Available:
    USA: £150
    Mexico, Columbia & Canada: £200
    Europe & Latin America: £400
    Central America: £200
    Middle East: £700
    South Africa: £700
    Australia/New Zealand/Asia: £800

Press
activities

There’s more to Miami than the beach. Our dynamic Media Programme delivers exclusive access to a range of experiences, giving you unparalleled destination stories, as well as an exclusive opportunity to solidify your relationships with the industry’s most forward-thinking PR directors.
01 / 07

Vintage Glamour

Miami’s legendary Surf Club has been a favourite haunt of the social elite for decades, regularly playing host to the likes of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Elizabeth Taylor and Winston Churchill.

The venue’s always had a flair for the fabulous, and now you can discover its stylish past with an old glamour photo shoot and an exclusive taste of Le Sirenuse Champagne Bar with Head Bartender, Valentino Longo.

Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club
Wednesday 10 June
9:00 – 15:00

Pure Zen

Discover a new type of harmony in The Standard’s serenity oasis.

You’ll bathe in the soothing sounds of crystal singing bowls – a gentle, yet powerfully restorative session that supports deep states of relaxation, stress relief and body/mind balance. In the Zodiac Lounge, you’ll learn how astrology can help you understand what the cosmic tide is bringing your way, as in-house expert, Lori Bell, gives a detailed overview of your sun, moon and rising signs. Email your birth time, date, and location in advance to [email protected] for the complete experience.

The Standard
Thursday 11 June
15:00 – 19:00

Rescue a Reef

Explore a lesser-seen side of Miami – the underwater reefs and sea life that help sustain the region’s oceans – with a visit to the thriving, adopted reef of Kimpton Angler’s Hotel South Beach.

Recently re-launched following a six-year, $61 million re-imagination, in partnership with the University of Miami’s coral reef restoration lab, the reef honours the hotel’s nautical past as a haven for true anglers, spotlighting the importance of protecting and preserving this precious ocean resource.

Kimpton Angler’s Hotel South Beach
Wednesday 10 June
9:00 – 15:00

The Suite Life

Join sbe for a trip like no other. Board the Van Dutch speedboat and cruise the stunning Miami river, before heading out to Biscayne Bay.

You’ll get a unique perspective of Brickell, the Port of Miami, and the city’s vibrant downtown districts, rolling into Fisher Island, Miami Beach Marina, South Beach and then north to midtown and the iconic 79th Street Causeway. You won’t be short on style or sophistication, with sbe Lincolns chauffeuring you to the marina and back to an sbe hotel afterwards for a delicious lunch.

sbe
Tuesday 9 June
9:00 – 15:00

The Guilded Age

For over a hundred years, the Vizcaya Museum & Gardens has been one of Miami’s most unique cultural gems – a centre for creativity and innovation as well as a National Historic Landmark.

You’ll be able to explore this breath-taking Gilded Age estate and take in its natural beauty while discovering unique facets of Miami’s storied past, before heading to Nobu Hotel Miami Beach for lunch in the stunning Penthouse Villas. Situated high above the Atlantic with sweeping views of city and ocean, Nobu is the perfect place to experience Miami at its most magnificent.

NOBU
Thursday 11 June
9:00 – 15:00

Art Deco Delights

To understand Miami, you have to understand the fundamentals of art deco design – so enrol in an intro to art deco and celebrate the true spirit of the city at Palihouse Miami Beach.

Originally built as the Greenbrier Hotel in 1940, this unique property was conceived by L. Murray Dixon – one of the leading lights in the Miami Beach Art Deco Architectural District. Palihouse Miami Beach and the Miami Design Preservation League will take you on a tour of The Tides Hotel, The Victor Hotel, The Tiffany, The Marlin, Tudor Hotel, The Raleigh and The Ritz Plaza (all built in the art deco golden era). Delicious craft cocktails and small bites will then fuel the afternoon’s discussion about how Palihouse has reinvigorated its original art deco features.

Palihouse Miami Beach
Wednesday 10 June
15:00 – 19:00

Miami Vice

The Confidante Miami Beach, a playful retro-glam resort in Miami’s buzzing Mid-Beach neighborhood, has teamed up with Florida man Billy Corben, Emmy and Peabody Award-winning director/producer

of feature documentaries Cocaine Cowboys, Square Grouper: The Godfathers of Ganja, Dawg Fight, the ESPN 30 for 30s The U, Broke and The U Part 2 and his latest foray, the doc-comedy Screwball, now streaming on Netflix. Join The Confidante for a curated city tour exploring the 1970-80s era of Miami followed by lunch with Billy, a frequenter of The Confidante, to explore his experience interpreting the ‘Magic City’ through the lens of film.

The Confidante Hotel
Thursday 11 June
9:30 – 14:30

Our media
collective

We host 50 of the world’s top journalists from leading travel and lifestyle media publications. Those who capture the evolution of contemporary travel. Here's a taste of who attends:

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