City Guide

Miami is often referred to as the epicenter of ‘cool’ and is located on the southeastern tip of Florida. Miami is a city that is difficult to describe in a nutshell. The beauty of Miami certainly begins with its diversity and unique atmosphere.

Famous for many things, Miami is best known for its sunny climate, sandy beaches, the Art Deco character and a lively nightlife. Miami is another reality that starts in the Florida Everglades and runs through a wonderland of sand, sun, bright colors and brilliant creativity.

Miami magic cityMiami is also known as “Magic City”, the vibrant metropolis of Miami is among the rugged terrain of the Florida Everglades and miles of sandy beaches bordering the Atlantic Ocean.

Life in the Miami area is full of excitement, cultural events, beaches, and incredible cuisine. Technology-rich school systems, family neighborhoods, communities, seniors, and business districts aimed at young urban professionals are available in ten residential areas of the city.

Several tourist information points dotted around the city with the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce on Meridian Avenue is well worth a visit. Other resorts of note include the Art Deco Welcome Center on Ocean Drive, and the Greater Miami and the Beaches Convention and Visitors Bureau, which has branches in Brickwell Avenue, Coconut Grove, in the Plaza and along Snapper Creek Plaza and Sunny Isles Beach.

Greater Miami’s list of attractions is long and varied, the city truly has something for everyone. Some of the most popular attractions are Viscaya Museum and Gardens, Little Havana, the Museum of Science and Space Transit Planetarium and the Miami Metro Zoo. Biscayne Boulevard is a perfect place for shopping, with the Bayside Marketplace, a shopping experience tropical style. Shopping is also excellent in the mall.

A trip to the Everglades National Park is a unique tourist experience. Various boardwalks lead out in the watery areas signs and displays identify and describe the flora and fauna you may encounter. At Flamingo there are boat trips, and naturalists conduct nature walks along the coast.

miami city guideThe world famous South Beach, located in the southernmost part of Miami Beach, attracts a colorful mix of visitors to its Art Deco surroundings. Celebrities, supermodels and international artists have been found to frequent the trendy shops, restaurants and art galleries that make up South Beach.

Miami offers a wide range of activities to enjoy. Visitors can take in activities such as deep sea fishing to snorkeling, from playing golf and scuba diving. Of course, the beach is beautiful, the water is very hot and overlooking the sea bottom is clear. The beaches always allow for sun relaxation.