Miami, a seaport city at the southeastern corner of the U.S. state, Florida, is one of the world’s most popular vacation spots. Surrounded by two national parks ‒ Biscayne National Park and Everglades National Park, it offers a unique opportunity to witness the flora and fauna of an unspoiled wilderness. Miami offers many tempting attractions like the South Beach, a beautiful beach with clear blue waters and white sand. You can also visit Miami beach’s Art Deco District which offers you a visual treat. It features colorful quaint buildings with porthole windows, interesting decor elements, and Spanish-style mansions. Take a stroll down the streets of the beach that offers an eclectic mix of best boutiques, galleries, and stores. To know about the historic culture of the city, you can head straight to the beautiful art galleries and museums.
Miami is a shopping heaven which boasts haute couture (elegant sewing), designer boutiques, retail markets, and bargain outlets throughout the city. For high-end fashion brands, head to Aventura Mall. It features a collection of upscale boutiques, more than 300 of the world’s most iconic retailers and a movie theater with IMAX. Featured retailers include Brooks Brothers, Cartier, Emilio Pucci, and Pomellato. To enjoy a fusion of fashion, flavor, and fun at an affordable price, head to Dolphin mall. It has more than 240 designer brand stores including Armani Exchange, Banana Republic, and Gap Factory store. It also offers exciting entertainment venues such as Cool de Sac and Strike Miami and diverse dining options including Kona Grill and Cabo Flats.
What to eat
There are several iconic dishes of Miami that you must try. Some of the delicious treats are Pan con Minuta (a sandwich stuffed with fried seafood and chopped onions), Chicharron (deep fried pork skins), and Ceviche (raw fish cured in citrus juice). Pay a visit to the Asian restaurant ‘Azul’ ‒ one of the top dining choices in Miami. It offers modern American dishes with Asian influences and a wide range of wines that includes more than 700 world-class varieties. You can also savor dishes such as Tres Leches cake (a sponge cake soaked in evaporated milk, condensed milk, and heavy cream) and Tostones (twice-fried plantain slices).
A few Spanish words
English is the official language of Miami, but Spanish is also a dominant language and is spoken by 60% of the population.
• Thank You:
• How are you?:
¿ Cómo está usted?
• Could you repeat it please?:
¿ Podría repetirlo por favor?
Dos and Don’ts
• Avoid carrying alcohol or glass bottles to the beach since it is prohibited.
• Make sure you have parked the vehicle in a busy area. Since theft is common, do not leave your belongings on the front seat or in plain view of the car.
Emergency contact numbers
• Fire/Ambulance/Police: 911
• Which airlines offer cheap air tickets to Miami?
The airline offering cheap air tickets
to Miami is Gulf Air.
• What is the time zone used in Miami?
The time zone of Miami is GMT-5.
• What are the most popular airlines flying from Bangkok to Miami?
From Bangkok to Miami, the most popular airlines are American Airlines
, Cathay Pacific, United Airlines
, and Thai Airways
• What is the shortest time for a Bangkok to Miami flight?
The shortest time for a connecting Bangkok to Miami flight is 24 hours and 10 minutes.
• What are the top tourist destinations of Miami?
Some of the must-visit tourist destinations in Miami are Jungle Island, Villa Vizcaya, Miami Seaquarium, Bayfront Park, South Beach, and Art Deco District.
• What is the currency of the United States?
The currency of the United States is US Dollar.
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