Miami — one of the most famous cities in the United States and the city of extremes: luxury and wealth coexists side by side with extreme poverty . Initially, the city of white farmers, today Miami — an international financial center and the center of Latin American culture . Description Miami requires mention dozens of the most diverse areas , almost all of them are listed below .

Downtown Miami

Downtown — the heart of Miami, a commercial area with lots of skyscrapers , shops, museums , theaters, restaurants and parks. Downtown Miami is considered the 3rd Downtown in terms of population among all cities in the US ( after New York and Chicago ) . At nightfall, it becomes deserted downtown , so it’s not the best choice for an overnight stay at the hotel.

Brickell

South of downtown ( south of the river Mayami ) is Brickell. This high-altitude region , the financial business center of Miami with a high population density. There are many multi-storey residential towers with luxurious apartments , prestigious hotels , expensive eateries and shops . Population — the bankers and managers who live close to downtown . Brickell, like Downtown Miami, are the fastest-growing areas. 60 % of the population — Hispanics , 30 % — white .

Key Biscayne

Key Biscayne — a wonderful tropical island , located to the east of Miami and south of Miami Beach . Life on Key Biscayne gives the advantages of living in a small town with easy access to the mainland , reachable in a few minutes . This is the best place to feel like you are on the island, is in Miami.

Fisher Island

The most luxurious island in South Florida , where there are rich people . Located at the southern tip of Miami Beach , just north of the Port of Miami . Many first-class amenities , deepwater marina , pristine beaches and pools , golf courses , tennis courts, several restaurants and bars . To get to the island is via a ferry or boat.

Miami Beach

Miami Beach — a barrier island between the Atlantic Ocean and Biscayne Bay , which was actually located mainland Miami. There are 3 parts of Miami Beach : South (South Beach), middle (Mid-Beach) and North (North Beach).

South Beach

South Beach — world famous tourist mecca . It is a small area where each attraction is located within walking distance . South Beach — a mix of the best beaches , hotels , nightclubs , boutiques , trendy cafes . Also, the southern part of Miami Beach is known as the Art Deco District , there is a huge number of buildings made ​​in this style .

Interesting places:

Lincoln Road Mall — a pedestrian shopping area
Washington Avenue — Nightclubs
Ocean Drive — cafes and apartments
Collins Avenue — hotels and shops
Art Deco District — the Art Deco District
Espanola Way — nightclubs, restaurants, shops

Mid-Beach

The middle part of Miami Beach — a residential, quiet area, more family orientated.

North Beach

In the northern part of Miami Beach is not as quiet as the average. There are many small restaurants and great parks.

Surfside

A little «sleepy» area located between Bal Harbour and North Beach. The population — pensioners and young families, a large Jewish community.

Bal Harbour

Prestigious Area, which was chosen by celebrities and millionaires. It is a residential area where there are almost no hotels. In addition to the beautiful beaches of interest is the Bal Harbour Mall — a shopping center with the most luxurious shops and boutiques.

Miami — one of the most famous cities in the United States and the city of extremes: luxury and wealth coexists side by side with extreme poverty. Initially, the city of white farmers, today Miami — an international financial center and the center of Latin American culture. Description Miami requires mention dozens of the most diverse areas, almost all of them are listed below.