Miami has really been transformed from being a sleepy town to a bustling city which is witnessing a great boom in the real estate market. Besides, one could have world class shopping experience here. Moreover, there are a number of restaurants offering perfect experience of fine dining. The city has come to be regarded as an ideal place for luxurious living now. Moreover, though the place has a number of popular tourist attractions, still there are some interesting ways of avoiding the crowd and explore the city just like locals do.
Avoid Crowded Beaches
As Miami is surrounded by water; so, there is no doubt that people love to spend their time on beaches here. And, while South Beach is one of the most popular beaches here, it really gets crowded, especially on weekends. So, a great alternative is to go to Key Biscayne Beach instead. One could easily reach Biscayne Bay via the Brickell district. The best part about the beach is that one could have a really relaxing time here along with their family members and friends. There is no chaos and one could lie down and bask in the sun. Moreover, the area in the vicinity is beautiful and well-developed as well; so, one could always explore the area in the vicinity as well.
Miami enjoys stunning climatic conditions as it receives constant sunshine. And, to make the most of this favourable tropical weather, one must try sailing and exploring the uncharted territories here. The boating culture in Miami is well-developed and advanced, and one could find a dazzling array of boats here including dinghies as well as mega-yachts. So, one could always enjoy a number of activities here including swimming, snorkelling, sunbathing, etc. Moreover, boating also offers a chance to witness sweeping views of the downtown skyline. One could go as far as Bahamas via the boat.
Another great thing about Miami is that it offers a plethora of options for shopping. There are countless high-end malls here including Aventura Mall, Bal Harbour Shops, and The Village located at Merrick Park, to name a few. Moreover, there is the outlet mall located in Sunrise called ‘Sawgrass Mills’ which is United States’ seventh largest mall, and has more than 300 stores!
Wynwood Art Walk
As it has been pointed out earlier as well, Miami is witnessing great developments. And, the same is the case with the cultural scene of the place. It is slowly becoming a great place for art lovers, as a number of spots have come up in Miami including the Perez Art Museum, Art Basel, and Adrienne Arsht Center, to name a few. However, what locals really like the most is going for Art Walk at the Wynwood District. The place has a dazzling array of art galleries, lounge bars, and gastro pubs. Tourists are invariably entranced by stunning performances of live bands.
Another great way of exploring Miami is by going for riverside dining. Besides the exhilarating views of Miami River one gets a chance to taste the food prepared by some of the highly talented award winning chefs.