Best things to do with family and friends in Miami


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Redlands

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

Few may know that there is a rural enclave on the southern outskirts of the city where you can collect strawberries, see exotic tropical fruit trees, taste guava wine, and enjoy beautiful orchid greenhouses and gardens.  The rural region is called Redland, named for its red soil. It is full of tradition and home to long-standing locals who are trying to maintain its rustic beauty. For t... More info

Ocean Drive

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

Ocean Drive is Miami's most emblematic route, possibly because of all the movies it's starred in, and it's also typically the first location people think of when they hear Miami Beach. Pastel-hued, art deco houses, bright night lights, fancy cars, and, of course, rows and rows of palm trees are just what Ocean Drive's quintessential Miami is about. Ocean Drive begins at South Pointe just south ... More info

Jensen Beach

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

Jensen Beach, tucked into Florida's East Coast between Fort Pierce and West Palm Beach, once was known as the 'Pineapple Capital of the World'. The nearest airport to Jensen Beach is Vero Beach (VRB). However, there are better options for getting to Jensen Beach. You can take a bus from Orlando (MCO) to Jensen Beach via Orlando Super Tours Terminal and Port St Lucie, FL - Travel Plaza in around... More info

Jacksonville

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

The best Florida destination for discovering the outdoors, enjoying active eco-adventures, and being surrounded by nature is Jacksonville. Perfectly located in Northeast Florida along the Atlantic Ocean, it is a natural paradise for travelers seeking an inexpensive and comfortable destination.  Flights to Jacksonville, Florida, usually land at Jacksonville International Airport, a civil-mi... More info

Lincoln Road

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

Welcome to Lincoln Road, where there are lots of places to eat, buy, and watch. You're just not going to see a lot of streets like this in Miami. Located in Miami Beach, it is a street 14 blocks east to west between the Atlantic Ocean and the Bay of Biscay. For much of the span (8 blocks between Alton Road and Collins Ave.) Lincoln Road is a walking path, closed to traffic. H&M, Madewell, A... More info

Art Deco Historic District

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

The Art Deco Historic District has the highest concentration of Art Deco architectural heritage, with over 800 historic buildings. Guided walking tours guided by the Miami Design Preservation League take you through this neighborhood, between 5th Street and 23rd Street and along Ocean Road, Collins Avenue, and Washington Avenue, to give you a fascinating and historic perspective. Designated as a N... More info

St. Andrews State Park

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

Sugary white sandy beach, crystal blue water, a wide variety of outdoor activities, and plenty of natural beauty are what you'll discover when you arrive at Saint Andrews State Park in Panama City Beach, Florida. With over 1,200 acres and many diverse activities to try, it's easy to fill a multi-day tour with fun and excitement. St. Andrews State Park is the perfect destination for someone who ... More info

Hollywood Beach Broadwalk

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

Nestled between Fort Lauderdale and Miami is Hollywood, a classic Florida beach town that has been enchanting tourists since the 1920s. Hollywood Beach boasts a one-of-a-kind seafront promenade named the Hollywood Beach Broadwalk.  Walking, the closest bus station is A1a/Jefferson S, a 4-minute walk away. You can also take line 04, stop by Griffin-Anglers. If you're in Miami Beach, the dis... More info

Fort Lauderdale

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

Fort Lauderdale, abbreviated Ft. Lauderdale, and known as the 'Venice of America', due to its extensive and intricate canal system, is a city located in Broward County, in the state of Florida, of which it is the seat of the county, and is located between Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties. Your airport could be Miami International Airport or Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport if y... More info

South Pointe Park

Best things to do with family and friends in Miami

Located at the southern tip of Miami Beach, South Pointe is a 17-acre park with walking trails, grassy knolls, and sweeping ocean views. The zone has a playground with elements of water and a dog park. There are lots of seats across the park, and there's a variety of art and light sculptures all over the place.  The park is located at the southernmost point of Miami Beach. The entrance to ... More info