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Calle Ocho Festival

Calle Ocho Festival (SW 8th Street – from SW 27th Avenue to SW 8th Avenue, Little Havana, Miami) – this mega street event, held every March, is a celebration of the Miami area’s Hispanic community, which many would argue make up the majority of the city’s population. Outdoor stages are set up for live performances […]

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Biscayne National Park

Biscayne National Park (9700 SW 328th Street, Homestead) — Biscayne National Park is located just beyond the city of Miami, and serves to protect the namesake bay. Within the bay are many scenic islands, one of which serves as the first in the chain that makes up the Florida Keys. Popular activities in the park […]

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American Airlines Arena

American Airlines Arena (601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami) – opened in late 1999, this is a sports and entertainment arena located just north of downtown Miami, and is near the city’s cruise ship terminal. It’s the home of the NBA team, the Miami Heat, and the WNBA (women’s basketball) team Miami Sol. The seating capacity for […]

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The Shops at Sunset Place

The Shops at Sunset Place (5701 Sunset Drive, South Miami) – located just south of Coral Gables and the University of Miami campus (off the highway/ boulevard “US1”), The Shops at Sunset Place offers a line-up of stores and entertainment, including AMC 24 movie theater with stadium seating, Niketown, Martinibar, Barnes & Noble Superstore, Splitsville, […]

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The Falls

  The Falls (888 SW 136th Street, Miami) — The Falls is one of the largest open-air shopping, dining and entertainment complexes in the U.S., featuring Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s, more than 95 stores, restaurants, cafés and Regal Cinemas. Stroll our one-level, covered walkways surrounded by a million-gallon waterscape and lush tropical foliage. In addition to the […]

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Sawgrass Mills

Sawgrass Mills (12801 West Sunrise Blvd., Sunrise) – this shopping center is located just south of the Coconut Grove district of Miami. Shops include: Off Saks, Neiman’s Last Call, Nordstrom Rack, Ferragamo Company Store, Just Cavalli, Valentino, Burberry, Cole Haan, Furla and many, many more. There are plenty of restaurants and parking (to accommodate the […]

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Miracle Mile

Miracle Mile (Coral Way, b/w LeJeune Road and Douglas Road, Coral Gables) – this strip acts as the wealthy Miami community Coral Gables’ central business district, which includes a number of upscale restaurants, shopping areas, and art galleries. The Spanish architectural style of some of that area’s buildings is a nod to Florida’s colonial connection […]

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Lincoln Road Mall

  Lincoln Road Mall (Lincoln Road at 16th Street, Miami Beach) — A pedestrian-only street mall in South Beach, with specialty shops featuring jewelry, electronics, clothing and art, plus an assortment of (mostly upscale) restaurants. At one time a haven for eclectic small shops, the mall has come to favor large national retail chains.

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Fendi Casa

  Fendi Casa (90 NE 39th Street, Design District, Miami) — Fendi’s head office outside of Italy, located in Miami’s design district, is worth a visit to check out their incredible collection of home furnishings. At the minimum, visitors will want to window-shop here, while deeper-pocketed travelers (especially condo owners) may actually want to order […]

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Epicure Market

Epicure Market (1656 Alton Road, Miami Beach) — The best selection of meats, pastries, seafood and vegetables plus many more delicacies all under one roof. The Epicure Market offers very high quality products and employs a knowledgeable and helpful staff. You will find great prepared food, as well as deli food and an olive bar. […]