The larget city in the state of Florida is also a holiday paradise with action packed beaches, shopping places and many adventure activities for the whole family. Downtown Miami can be reached from its International Airport along the Dolphin Expressway. Once there, any holiday seeker will find numerous holiday and entertainment venues which make this city a top tourist destination.
Ocean Drive, South Beach
Driving a half hour from Downtown Miami you can feed the Giraffes at the Miami Metro Zoo, which gives home to African, Australian and Asian native animals. The Miami Zoo can make a day out attraction for the whole family.
Eighth Street, also known as Little Havana, is the center of Cuban culture in Miami and hosts an annual festival celebrating the Latino culture, which is called the Ocho Festival. The streets are closed off allowing travelers to experience the fun in the Latino music, dance and visual arts every year.
The Ocho Carnival is one of the most interesting day out celebration venues to which every tourist should plan their Miami Holiday itinerary accordingly.
Culture enthusiasts must visit the Miami Art Museum, as it hosts international 20-21st century world class exhibitions and collections every art lover would most definitely appreciate. The museum is 15 minutes drive from downtown.
Miami International Mall
Everglades National Park
The next day one can visit the Everglades National Park, which is one of the most unique public parks in the US. Hiring a car can give you an opportunity to explore the rivers, swamps, grasslands and the rare endagenred species the park has to offer. Ypu can also walk, bicycle or boat in the park and even get a tourist guide. The park is located 30 kilometers from downtown.
The best food, shopping, brand name stores and restaurants can be found at the Bayside Marketplace. Including the street performers and dancers, Bayside Marketplace will offer you the fun and excitement involved with Miami`s cultural lifestyle.
Art Deco District
Also referred to as the Art Deco District, South Beach offers white sands and blue waters making safe swimming a perfection every beach lover. The seaside aligns many trendy stores and boutiques, art galleries, museums, cafes and restaurant at a relaxing atmosphere sparkling of culture. The seaside hotels like Holiday Inn South Beach Miami all offer a spectacular view to sea every traveler should experience.