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Country rank: 6 out of 23 Places To Visit In Usa

Sub-Region: Miami - Dade


Ideal duration: 2-3 days

Best time: March - May (Read More)

Nearest Airport: Miami (Check Flights)


"Capital of Latin America"

Miami Tourism

Miami is a seaport city famous for its beaches and nightlife. It is situated on the Atlantic ocean side in South Florida. Many big companies and corporate houses have its headquaters in Miami as it is the financial, entertaintment, arts and media hub of the country.

Miami is referred to as "Cruise capital of the World" with cruise ships from all over the world docking at Port Miami. Other tourist destinations offer something for everyone while Miami offers multiple options for everyone: From the trendy nightlife of the South Beach to the bustle of Calle Ocho and the highly energetic Little Havana. The plush hotels of Miami Beach, the hideaways of Coral Gables, seemingly endless shopping opportunities, the lures of deep-sea fishing and golf and tennis. From the boat shows and auto racing to the amazing Art festivals and wine extravaganzas. The city of Miami offers all of these options, few among the never ending list.

Hotels in Miami

Top Hotels in Miami

  • The Club at Brickell Bay

    USD 184 /night onwards

  • Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach

    USD 239 /night onwards

  • Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club

    USD 650 /night onwards

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The nightlife in Miami has its own reputation. The city is capable of delivering you energy so that you can party all night. From clubs and bars where you will find yourself dancing with celebrities to watching sunrise on the beach wondering how you are stilll awake, Miami offers you everything and within your budget.

You can find almost everything you will need in your entire lifetime in Miami. Apart from all the major brands and Mall throughout the city, you can go to Collins avenue or Lincons road for shopping.

Currrency can be exchanged at all the banks, ATMs and Miami International Airport. Abbot Foreign Money Exchange, Currency Exchange International, Lincoln Currency Exchange, First Citizens Bank will do the job for you.

The daily cost can be USD 40 if you decide to stay cheaply while it can be around USD 100 for mid-budget range.

Christianity is the most followed religion followed by Judaism and Islam.

If you want to go to clubs, bring out your best attire as most clubs will give you entry only if you are dressed properly. The whether can be tricky at times so keep an umbrella and sunscreen handy.

English is the predominant language used in the region. However, since large number on Latin Americans reside in Miami, Spanish is used for day-to-day communications in most of the places.

Miami has been inhabitated for thousands of years. In 1566, a Spanish explorer arrived at Miami and claimed it to be a Spanish territory. Later, Spain and Great Britan both claimed the area to be theirs. Black labor played a crucial role in Miami's development. During the beginning of the 20th century, migrants from the Bahamas and African-Americans constituted about 40 percent of the city's population. Events like the collapse of the Florida land boom in 1920s, the 1926 Miami Hurricane and the Clutch Plague in the 1930s slowed development. After Fidel Castro rose to power in Cuba in 1959, many wealthy Cubans sought refuge in Miami, further increasing the population.¾

Miami is a foodie's paradise. Famous for its Latin cuisine, especially Cuban cuisine, it offers food from other South American countries as well as all international cuisines.New world cuisine, also known as Nuevo Latino cuisine was created in Miami in 1990s and tourists from all over the world come to have the delicacies.

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Miami International Airport is one of the most important airport in USA. Hence, it is connected to all the major destinations all around the world. Its easy to enter Miami from any part of the world. (Read More)

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