Miami, in Southern Florida is one of the most popular tourist destinations
in the US. The modern metropolis has a diverse local population and a
Latino vibe due to many Cuban settlers, you may choose to visit the streets
of Little Havana. The city is famous for beautiful beaches and has great
weather throughout the year. Historically and culturally rich, Miami has a
myriad of theaters, art galleries and museums for your entertainment. Miami
beaches are picturesque, and the city offers great opportunities for
shopping and nightlife, making it the perfect leisure holiday.
Things to do in Miami
Enjoy the cool breeze and warm sunshine all year round on Miami’s many
beaches. Miami beach is the main beach with hordes of tourists. It is the
one you see in the movies and read about in the magazines. If you wish to
be away from the crowds, there are hidden gems which can be explored down
south. Hobie Beach is ideal for windsurfing and is famous for being the
most dog friendly beach. Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park is an active
beach where you can kayak, fish, cycle, and windsurf.
Little Havana and Calle Ocho
Little Havana is a way for you to experience Cuba in the US. The
concentration of everything Latino, especially Cuban, is here. You can hear
Latin American music and feast on Cuban delicacies while wandering around
in Little Havana. Calle Ocho is the main street where you can spot many
murals depicting Cuban figures. The one of its kind, Calle Ocho Festival is
held in March and celebrates Cuban culture.
Wynwood is among the hip districts in the city. It is a kind of an outdoor
gallery showcasing murals and street art from some of the world’s best
street artists. The warehouse walls display colourful pieces of art across
80,000 square feet of wall space and the district attracts a young crowd
who visit the bohemian boutiques, chic bistros and late-night bars. Wander
the streets here to acquaint yourself with the cool vibe of Miami.
Best Time to Visit Miami
Best time to book flights from San Juan to Miami is from December to May
when the weather is pleasant before the hot summer sets in. Several popular
events like Coachella, Art Deco Weekend, Ultra Music Festival, Miami Open,
and Miami Beach International Fashion Week take place during this period.
Book Miami flights in advance and save!