Miami Design District
The Miami Design District is a neighborhood dedicated to innovative fashion, design, architecture and dining experiences.
A pocket-sized neighborhood with broad appeal, Midtown's color-flooded walls, outdoor cafes, and fine food purveyors all snuggle into an invitingly promenadeable collection of streets and shops. Skate to the nearest couture coffee shop and join Miami's next big artist in enjoying a small-batch roast. In Midtown, you're next to creative hotspots like Wynwood and Edgewater, and you're perfectly positioned to experience mainland destinations like Brickell via the Metrobus.
Wynwood Arts District
Just north of Downtown Miami, south west from Midtown Miami and the Miami Design District. The neighborhood emerged as a hub for local artist, galleries, restaurants, cafés, lounges, boutiques and much more. The neighborhood is mostly known for it’s extensive display of street art all over the neighborhood. The neighborhood has become a destination for many visitors from all over the world. Some of our favorite restaurants and cafés are Joey’s, Coyo Taco, Panther Coffee, Wynwood Kitchen and Bar, Zak the Baker, Alter, to name a few. The neighborhood is also home to many boutiques like Warby Parker, Nomad Tribe, MVM Miami to name a few. Another great attraction for the neighborhood is Art Walk, which takes place the second Saturday of every month. During this event, a multitude of visitors hit the neighborhood to enjoy the many galleries, boutiques, the extensive line of food trucks and music. It’s a great event that show cases all the neighborhood has to offer.
Bayside Miami or the Bayside Marketplace is a combination shopping-mall-marina-dining-entertainment center all rolled into one complex in the heart of Miami and overlooking Biscayne Bay.
This is certainly a great place to hang out if you have a couple of hours and also if you are planning on a Biscayne Bay Cruise. Bayside is the starting point for most of many different boat tours and you can easily catch one without any advance reservations. There are splendid vistas of the Bay and the Marina. You can watch the water traffic come and go while sipping a cocktail.
American Airlines Arena
Miami’s American Airlines Arena is an international, versatile venue in a vibrant waterfront setting that showcases world-class and sophisticated events. Located in Downtown Miami on the waterfront of Biscayne Bay, the Arena is positioned between the skyline of the city, the beautiful beaches and the nightlife of South Beach.
Downtown Miami is Miami’s bustling epicenter, packed with gleaming skyscrapers, sweeping bay views, and hidden places to explore. It’s a neighborhood of layers—decades of history overlapping and colliding; tourism destinations like Port of Miami alongside local favorites like American Airlines Arena, home to the Miami Heat; century-old buildings among new pockets of young residents who call the neighborhood home.
Miami Beach is everything you've heard about, but you have to see it for yourself. Take an Art Deco tour of Miami Beach to fully appreciate the area's signature architecture. The South Beach Art Deco District is a whimsical collection of more than 800 architecturally protected buildings in Miami Beach from the 1930s and 1940s – a definite must-see. Stay in one of its boutique or throwback hotels – you'll also find some of Miami Beach's finest dining, nightlife and spas here. North Beach's Ocean Terrace is fast becoming a smaller version of South Beach, with inviting oceanfront hotels and cafés. Regardless, be sure to go for a beachside stroll or to Haulover Park for fishing, bike rides, tennis or golf. And, of course, Miami Beach’s nightlife always concludes an unforgettable vacation day.
Lincoln Road Mall
Located just a few blocks off the beach, Lincoln Road Mall is South Florida’s premier outdoor shopping, dining, and entertainment destination. This mile long, pedestrian-only promenade boasts a happening street scene with throngs of local and out-of-town visitors, excellent shopping, and terrific dining options. Lincoln Road is lined with mostly mainstream clothing stores such as ZARA, Gap, Anthropologie, Forever 21, NIKE, Athleta and many more.
Dolphin Mall is Miami-Dade County's largest outlet retail value center blending the hottest concepts in theme entertainment and dining with an unparalleled offering of more than 240 value-oriented stores.