Miami is known for year-round fun in the sun, but other than its famous beaches, there are more attractions and things to do in the city than you can cover in one vacation. From museums, art galleries and shopping to wildlife parks and a vibrant dining and entertainment scene, the options are endless.
Head to South Beach, the most popular part of Miami, famous for its beach, restaurants, hotels and nightlife, or go on an airboat ride at the Everglades Alligator Farm, where more than 2000 alligators live in their natural habitat. Families with children can head to Zoo Miami, a world-class zoo divided into parts of the world, or the Monkey Jungle, a 30 acre reserve "where humans are in cages and monkeys run wild". There are plenty of family fun options with arranged tours available, including excursions to Disney World and Universal Studios.
Head to Little Havana, a vibrant Cuban neighborhood where you can enjoy the Latin American backdrop with Cuban restaurants, cigar shops, and entertainment. Visit Downtown Miami, the busy commercial and cultural area where you can enjoy lunch and shopping at numerous marketplaces and department stores such as the Bayside Marketplace, or spend the afternoon in one the museums such as History Miami or the Miami Art Museum.
Cultural attractions also include the Art Basel in Miami, which was attended by 50,000 visitors in 2012, while sports lovers can watch the Miami Heat (NBA), Miami Dolphins (NFL), and the Miami Marlins (MLB) playing live in the city on scheduled game dates.
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