One of the most vivacious cities in the USA, Miami is best known for its Latin culture and sizzling nightlife. Located in southeastern Florida off the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, Miami is also a major port city managing the world’s largest number of passenger cruise ships. Attracting tourists from all over the planet, Miami is a melting pot of ethnic cultures with a wide array of exciting attractions and activities.
One of Miami’s main draws is its sunny beaches that range from family resorts to party scenes and offer everything from sunbathing and water sports to shopping, dining and entertainment. Across the bay from Miami on a barrier island is Miami Beach, known for its Art Deco architecture and glamorous South Beach.
Additionally, Miami packs numerous museums featuring science, history and art exhibits, while amusement parks, zoos and aquariums all offer endless family fun. A visit to the beautiful Vizcaya Estate provides a glimpse into South Florida’s early 20th century history.
With professional sports teams like the Miami Dolphins, Florida Panthers, Miami Heat and the Florida Marlins, sports lovers can watch a game or tour a stadium. Miami’s nightlife scene is blazing with scores of bars, nightclubs, lounges and dance clubs as well as theaters and entertainment venues.
A must-do is visit the Everglades National Park to see one of the country’s most unique ecosystems that consists of swamps, sub-tropical jungles and flooded wetlands that are home to crocodiles, manatees and Florida panthers. A great way to experience the Everglades is by an airboat ride.