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Best things to do in Miami

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Public Art
“Unique outdoor destination featuring huge, colorful street murals by artists from around the globe”
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Museum
“Vizcaya has been described as “the finest private house ever built in America,” “a jewel among Miami’s skyscrapers and subdivisions,” and “some Noah’s Ark of decorative arts,” its exteriors offering the “manic tranquility of the great European folly gardens.” Most of us who know Vizcaya well embrace this place for both its serious significance and its eccentric charm.”
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Shopping Centre
“Bayside Marketplace is a two-story open air shopping center located in the Downtown Miami area. Different from typical shopping malls, Bayside offers an entertainment experience with live music daily, restaurants, bars, open-container policy, family events, and the picturesque settings that come with a waterfront property. ”
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Art Museum
“Contemporary art museum located in Downtown. Depending on the time of year, they may have special exhibits open.”
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Basketball Stadium
“Visit the Miami Heat arena for a basketball game or concert. Check calendar of events/games during your stay.”
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Neighbourhood
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“Art walk in the Insta famous wynwood. A local favorite perfect for taking pictures. Wall after wall of beautiful and creative murals. Great eats and bar hopping. ”
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Shopping Centre
“Check out the new Brickell City Centre. Restaurants, stores and movie theatre”
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Science Museum
“With its many interactive exhibits and a large number of hands-on displays the Miami Science museum offers a truly immersive experience encompassing a wide range of scientific fields including physics, biology and chemistry.”
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Neighbourhood
“Chances are one of your favorite designers has a boutique shop in the area. Located just northwest of the Wynwood neighborhood, the Design District as it's called is a jewel in Miami's crown. If you'd like a chill, albeit expensive way to spend a Saturday afternoon a stop to Miam's DesignDistrict and their plethora of clothiers as well as gastro-pubs and shop 'till you drop.”
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Zoo
“Jungle island is one of the most popular attractions in Miami. Through interactive experiences, Jungle Island enthralls park visitors with a sense of adventure and discovery. ”
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Aquarium
“Miami Sea Aquarium has forever been a firm family favorite attracting visitors from far and wide. With daily shows displaying dolphins, killer whales and other ocean mammals, the aquarium will delight any visitor. Make sure to take comfortable clothes and shoes!”
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Mexican Restaurant
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“Zesty tacos & tequila drinks headline the menu at this funky joint with a food truck parked on-site.”
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Shopping Centre
“Last minute essentials can be found at Target, which is in the same shopping center as Marshall's , Ross, Home Goods, European wax center, Starbucks and more. Plenty of restaurants around in this area as well.”
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Seafood Restaurant
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“Boisterous outdoor waterfront dive bar surrounding a swimming pool that overlooks the Miami Beach Marina and offers beautiful sunsets and an active happy hour with DJs, TV sports, a free parking lot and more.”
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Neighbourhood
“Well recognized for its cultural flavor, Little Havana offers a great deal of entertainment from open air social areas to its many restaurants and specialty food shops. ”
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Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Super fancy Soul Food on South Beach where you may spot celebrities at any time.”
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