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Travel Blogs from Miami
Up by 9:30 this morning (no alarm or being woken of any sort), packed and got dressed, brushed teeth and headed to the buffet breakfast we had two days ago. Yum yum!! So we ate then looked in another Nike store, bought some things then drove to MIAMI!!! Whoop whoop It took us roughly 3 hours to get here but we did. It is beautiful, ...
Friday night we had an 11.20pm flight to Fort Lauderdale, that arrived at 7.23 in the morning (5 hour flight and 3 hour time difference!) Once there we got a shuttle to the Port of Miami for our cruise! Our driver was quite chatty and was pointing out all the famous peoples houses.
When we got the the Port there were still people getting off the ship from the last cruise!!! They have a very short turn a round. They cranked ...
... of FREE camping. It was a 30 mile drive from there to Miami's South Beach to check out all the beautiful people! We're on another barrier island, these islands are all down the Florida Coast, looking at a general map I hadn't noticed them before. The white fine sand, clear blue water are mesmerizing & amazing so near a big city. It was the hottest day since we've been in Florida with no shade. Umbrellas & ...
... well, ....swamp really. This swamp land takes some managing and provides fresh water to all of Miami and part of The Keys as well as being the home of 1.5 million alligators, 300 cross bread panthers, loads of swamp birds, turtles and too many Burmese pythons which, by the way, can grow up to 40 feet long. Apart from the black bear there are very few mammals in the Everglades, there used to be quite a few but the pythons ate them all ...
... then soon the club was filling up. At some point i was with a group of Contiki people and we found ourselves walking outside, so decided that this was a good time as any to head back to the hotel, so we found cabs and headed back to the hotel. It cost about $15 to get back to the hotel.
Once at the hotel i found that i was still drunk to head to bed, so i stayed in the lobby talking to various people as they came in from the ...
Other places to stay in Miami
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- It's good, not great
- Not up to par for Embassy Suites...
Brickell, Miami | 5 star hotelfrom $233
- Nice, but not worth the excessive praise
- Fabulous hotel
- What an amazing hotel!!!
Downtown Miami, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $159
- Loved It!
- Loved the Intercontinental Miami, but...
- Real Bonus
Downtown, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $208
Flagami, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Downtown Miami, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $84
- Nicely decorated
- Had a nice stay!
- Ok for 1 or 2 nights
Miami Airport, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $111
- Very disapointed
- Excellent Airport Hotel
- Excellent choice for an overnight stay!
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Not for paying travelers
- Close to the airport, but the restaurant was bad
- We liked this Wyndham!
Downtown, Miami | 5 star hotelfrom $207
- An Excellent Long Weekend at the Four Seasons, Miami
- Weekend with Children in Downtown Miami
- Four Seasons - you'll pay for the name...
Downtown, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $129
- Slightly disappointing
- Not performing at all
- Pre cruise
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- OK to stay
- Great property ! Bad Management
- Excellent Choice
Downtown, Miami | 5 star hotelfrom $166
- Also post hurricane, no applause
- Post Hurricane
Dadeland, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Brickell, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $174
Downtown, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $155
- Five Diamond Award? Not in a Million Years!!
- Beautiful rooms, very poor service
- Terribly Rude
Miami Airport, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $112
- More Good Than Bad
- Ok but not 4 star
- Nothing special
Downtown, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $140
- Very comfortable
- Not bad Not grand
- Loved the Marriott!
Northeast Coconut Grove, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $142
- Awful Noise
- Very clean and friendly staff.
- Thin walls, bring earplugs...
Miami Airport, Miami | 2 star hotelfrom $86
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $134
- WORST HOTEL EXPERIENCE EVER
- MIA Hotel Worked For Me!
- Convenience at a price
Miami Airport, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $76
Flagami, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $101
Downtown Miami, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $119
- Port of Miami is Fab!
- Loved it!!
- Very Nice Hotel at a Very Nice Price
Downtown, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $131
- Great location for Miami Marathon
- Fine, but noisy
- Solidly solid
Southern Miami, Miami | 4 star hotelfrom $139
- Great deal, wonderful time
- Perfect for the price...
- First class staff.. but we checked out early
Coral Gables/Coconut Grove, Miami | 3 star hotelfrom $131
- Our stay was very pleasant.
- Staff was excellent
- Great Value