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Roadtrip USA: 5 great traveller tattoo’s to get in Miami Ink, South Beach

It’s becoming somewhat of a trend for travellers and backpackers to get tattoos whilst mid trip, these tattoos act as a lasting reminder of their world adventures and their constant wanderlust.

If your travelling America and considering an ink, why not take a trip to the infamous Miami Ink located on Washington Avenue, South Beach.

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I was lucky enough to visit the Miami Ink store on my recent trip to America, but wasn’t quiet brave enough to stomach the pain (I’m such a disappointment I know), but hopefully I was get a second chance this year.

So here I share with you, my top 5 picks for traveller tattoos. I hope this inspires you to just go for it.

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Roadtrip USA: Miami for first timers!

Miami, identified as Sin City of the East Coast, can be quiet a challenging city if you’re a ‘Miami  virgin’. A single walk down Ocean’s (Ocean Dr) will confirm all ‘front of house’ restaurants touting for your business to such an extent you may even question if you’ve been transported to Turkey. But no fear, once you happily decline the advances of the touts you can successfully enjoy the finer treats the city has to offer!

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Shopping:

Miami shopping comes second only to NYC. Moving back a couple of block from Ocean’s opens out Lincoln & Collins Avenue. Here you’ll find almost any designer store you are searching for to the quaint vintage boutiques! My personal favourite stops are Victoria Secrets, where you can pick up some great Miami merchandise from PJ tops to Totes. Urban Outfitters, a great little stop for any knick-knack’s to take home for your friends! And Dash, the famous Kardashian boutique where you can get that compulsory Instagram snap! Although shopping in Miami is fun you really do need some disposable cash to hand.

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