Miami Travel Information
Miami is a major city in southeastern Florida, in the United States. Miami and the surrounding metropolitan area are situated on northern Biscayne Bay between the Everglades and the Atlantic Ocean. By population, Miami is the largest city in Miami-Dade County and the county seat, the largest city in the South Florida metropolitan area, which comprises Miami-Dade County, Broward County, and Palm Beach County, making up the largest metropolitan area in the Southeastern United States, and the seventh largest metropolitan area in the United States.
Miami’s population is one of the most diverse in the nation. We have tried to put together a condensed guide that will help you navigate the city, find the top attractions, sights, parks and landmarks without having to spend hours and hours reading a travel guide. We have provided links to many of the attractions official web sites so that you can always get the latest information on schedules.
Miami is a world-class city bursting with attractions, water sports, nightlife and shopping. From discount outlets, duty-free stores and antique alleys to trendy boutiques, shopping strips and major malls, Greater Miami is a shopper’s paradise. Miami has terrific nightlife that offers high energy dance clubs with all types of music. Take the family to the Metrozoo for a day of fun and excitement. Visit the Miami Sea Aquarium and Everglades Safari Park. Other attractions to visit include the Art Deco District, Bayside, Coconut Grove, and South Beach.
If you are looking for fun and excitement, South Florida is the place for you. The vibrant South Beach and Lincoln Road are just minutes away. Other Attractions in the area include the Miami Beach Convention Center, Everglades National Park, Monkey jungle, Metrozoo, Bayside Marketplace, and a variety of professional sporting events. Explore a museum, or enjoy nightly entertainment in one of the amazing nightclubs or theaters. And of course, if you enjoy water sports, South Florida is the place for you. Jet boating, scuba diving, snorkeling, jet skiing are all easily accessible near the resort.
Our Transportation pages will help you get in and out of the city as well as get in and around town. Check out our neighborhood section to find out all about the different areas of Miami.
We have identified areas of the city and put together a Hotel Guide that makes it easy to pick a hotel that is right for you. We have also tried to provide you with the best options for booking your hotel.
See the Miami Wikipedia page for much more detail background on Miami, Florida.