Miami is one of the biggest and most famous cities on the eastern coast of the United States. It is a vibrant city known for its famous beaches and thriving nightlife. It is known as a center for commerce, trade, pop culture, arts, and entertainment. It is also known as the “The Capital of Latin America” as described by Time magazine.
Miami is known for many of its famous beaches like Miami Beach, South Beach, and many others. The Miami beaches are famous for their white sand and exquisite waters. Miami beach is a vibrant beach where many world-class hotels are perched. One of the other famous Miami beaches is South Beach. South Beach offers the great white sand and a mix of world-class boutiques and galleries. When the sun goes down, South Beach turns into a great vibrant spot for crowds ready to rock the night out.
Say “hola” to a slice of Cuban culture relocated to Miami.
Little Havana is the colorful center of Hispanic culture in Miami. The area’s riddled with Latin-inspired cafes, restaurants, venues and markets that give space and a voice to all the different backgrounds that have taken root in the neighborhood. Here you’ll find locals grabbing an afternoon cortado or a fresh fruit batido, talking politics over a game of dominoes, or eating solid authentic dishes from all over Latin America to a backdrop of ever-present Cuban beats.
On the last Friday of each month, Little Havana hosts Viernes Culturales, or Cultural Fridays, a monthly gallery night showcasing the cultural arts scene of the neighborhood. Little Havana offers a taste of multicultural Miami at its best.
For more information, be sure to visit the Little Havana Welcome Center.
If you want to go for a different activity than enjoying the sun on the beach, head to the surrounding area to explore the various museums and historic buildings. You will also have plenty of food options ranging from fast food to fine dining.
The area surrounding the Miami International Airport (MIA) is growing really fast and becoming a hub for hotels and corporate. Unlike many cities, the airport is located right in the heart of Miami. So, if you are on a business trip to Miami, you will have a full day of work projects and meetings, but when you are done with your work responsibilities, you will find yourself right next to all the vibrant activities of the city.
Downtown Miami offers many great options for shopping and cultural events. Visit more than 60 artist studios in the downtown area, enjoy the sculptures standing in Bayfront Park, or visit Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) which features 200,000 sprawling square feet of artistic wonder.