travelgrove Travel Guides
 
 

Miami Travel Guide, Florida

Founded in 1896, Miami is one of the biggest tourist destinations in the country with a great cultural diversity, incredible attractions and recreation, and year round events excitement.

A vacation in Miami delivers everything you're looking for: you'll discover fabulous shopping, dining, nightlife, tours, and hotels!

You can see, learn and experience all that Miami offers in different ways. A few of the many exploring options available are: balloon over the city, boat over the high seas, bus or van the streets and history, or walk the paths of nature and wildlife. Choose according to your budget and taste and be sure you’ll get the adventure you’re dreaming of.

It doesn’t matter how you like it: wet or dry, indoors or out, Miami is the recreation paradise for all. The Atlantic Ocean offers a lot of action: great surfing, fishing, boating, sailing, scuba, and snorkeling or just lounging around on the beach. And if you like action on shore try hiking, skating, biking, bowling, rock wall climbing, billiards, entertainment centers, and even skydiving. Miami recreation lets you have it your way, and let's you have it all!

You'll be astounded by the many attractions the Miami area has to offer and you’ll realize you may run out time for it all! The Atlantic Ocean, the beaches, Everglades National Park, the Seaquarium, the Metrozoo, the Miracle Mile, the Art Deco District, the Everglades, the Monkey Jungle are only a few. And if you are in for shopping do it while you visit the city to save some time. Here you’ll get the best variety and the best prices. Head for the Miracle Mile for some of the premiere shopping venues! And with every price available from the cheapest souvenir to the unmentionable priced handbag, your wallet love Miami retailers, too.

Try any of the fantastic year round events, and you have a standing invitation to all the Miami fun! The list you can choose from is long: spectator sports, fabulous arts and crafts fairs, holiday and cultural celebrations, food and wine festivals concerts, showcases, performances, seasonal activities and so on. And with prices ranging in anyone's budget, Miami events will take your vacation from great to unforgettable.

If all the action increases your appetite Miami restaurants deliver-everything and anything you could possible hope for, every kind of ethnic cuisine, in every section of the city, and at every price! Seafood, Cuban, and Caribbean are the local favorites, but you don’t have to stop there as you'll find something from every world cuisine.

Last but not least, the highlight of your vacation: Miami nightlife! Anything you can think of is available everywhere in Miami: clubs, pubs, bars, dance clubs, lounges, comedy clubs, theater, opera, dance, ballet, and the symphony are at the top of the nightlife lists. Whatever your speed and passion, you'll find just the opportunity to kick up your heels, let down your hair, or sit back and relax!

With its year round mild climate, and recreation venues in every corner of the city, you'll always find fun for your vacation!

Whatever your taste for adventure, and whatever your schedule, you'll find fantastic recreation in Miami.


Ask our travel experts a question about Miami

Things about Miami you may be interested in

 
 
 

Read our members' reviews about Miami


  • lindamuraVisit on the Gold Coast of Florida
    review by lindamura posted more then 30 days ago
    Not far from Miami there is a place destined for all those who like sunshine, and the combination of luxurious buildings with pristine natural surroundings. The coast is renowned for its beauty and great resorts people are looking for. All along the coast you can find places like Fort Lauderdale,...
  • anauLista de ana
    review by anau posted more then 30 days ago
    En la pagina www.listadeana.com encontrara una guia gratuita con las mejores ofertas en tiendas conocidas en el sur de Florida. Asi como recomendaciones de restaurantes.Ademas una guia para estudiantes que empiezan a vivir solos con consejos y recetas gratis y sencillas.Gracias! Ana
  • travelgrove-editorThe seven wonders of Florida
    review by travelgrove-editor posted more then 30 days ago
    Florida discovered by the Spaniards in their search for the mythical 'Fountain of Youth', still to this day attracts the young or young at heart alike. With Orlando attracting more visitors than any other amusement park, to Cape Canaveral America's launch pad for space flights, Miami Beach where...
view all
 

Read our members' travel tips about Miami


  • tibiMiami Culinary Tours
    travel tip by tibi posted more then 30 days ago
    We had the time of our lives on one of the Miami Culinary Tours.The traditional Cuban cuisine in Miami is extraordinary.  So many colors, smells, spices and food assortments that you don't know where to look. There were so many...
  • WazlingEleventh Street Diner in Miami
    travel tip by Wazling posted more then 30 days ago
    We enjoyed a great meal in an interesting location when we dined in the Eleventh Street Diner. You can feel the ‘80s, 90’s atmosphere in this cozy little restaurants whose main ‘attraction’ is that it was built out of a dining...
  • norfolkjonHolocaust Memorial-A must-see attraction
    travel tip by norfolkjon posted more then 30 days ago
    Finished in 1990 and located on Miami Beach, the Memorial is a legacy to the new generations. It is a reminder of the six million Jewish souls that perished during the Holocaust. Such loss cannot be understood and cannot be depicted…...
view all
 
 

Community

Members Who Have Been to Miami

 
the best travel deals provided by TravelZoo...
  • flighthub.com$205Frontier Airlines flightFrontier Airlines
    Inbound
    Chicago, IL (ORD)  Miami, FL (MIA)
    04/10/2015 06:00 am
    Outbound
    Miami, FL (MIA)  Chicago, IL (ORD)
    04/17/2015 11:15 am
  • flighthub.com$214American Airlines flightAmerican Airlines
    Inbound
    Cincinnati, OH (CVG)  Miami, FL (MIA)
    05/07/2015 05:45 pm
    Outbound
    Miami, FL (MIA)  Cincinnati, OH (CVG)
    05/11/2015 09:30 am
  • flighthub.com$253Multiple Airlines flightMultiple Airlines
    Inbound
    Houston, TX (IAH)  Miami, FL (MIA)
    04/16/2015 04:40 pm
    Outbound
    Miami, FL (MIA)  Houston, TX (IAH)
    04/20/2015 09:30 am

Miami City Ratings

  • Ratingunrated
    City Rankunrated
     
  • History & Culture: not rated
  • Night Life & Entertainment: not rated
  • Family & Fun: not rated
  • Outdoors Activities: not rated
  • Food: not rated
  • Sightseeing: not rated
  • Shopping: not rated
  • Public Transportation: not rated
  • Must visit this place: not rated
  
 
 
 
  
ToolsBookmark and Share

Popular destinations

 

Miami Galleries

 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*